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Mega Millions Drawing Tonight

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It is Friday the Thirteen and some people are feeling lucky enough to win the Mega Millions Jackpot.

People are seeing dollar signs, as the estimated jackpot soars to 400-million dollars since no one matched all six numbers in Tuesday's drawing.

Five tickets worth a million dollars were sold in New Jersey, Connecticut, Massachusetts and Ohio, but that pales in comparison to what could be won.

This drawing is the second largest in the game's history. However, don't give up your day job because the odds of winning are one in 259 million.

On average, two people are killed by vending machines each year. You are more likely to be crushed to death by a vending machine than win the Mega Millions. Also, you have about a one in 10 million chance of becoming president, so that's more likely than winning the Mega Millions.

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