Trending Powerball: Plan To Divide Money Among All American Is Bad Math

  • by: Jeremy Smith
Trending Powerball: Plan To Divide Money Among All American Is Bad Math

Lead Stories' Trendolizer detected a trending graphic released by @Livesosa showing how the Powerball winnings could be evenly divided between all Americans, giving each U.S. citizen $4.3 million. While it looks like a great idea, unfortunately the math is seriously flawed. Instead, the payout would be about $4.30, about enough for a McDonald's kids meal.

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Posted by Livesosa on Sunday, January 10, 2016

Jeremy Smith is from Cape Girardeau, Missouri, and currently resides in Colorado Springs, Colorado. He is an editor at Lead Stories, www.leadstories.com, mainly focusing on debunking hoax stories. 

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