Hell Monkeys Who Scream At You For Doing A Math Problem Wrong

Based On Principle
4 min readApr 18

A few years ago, there was this trend where a lot of people were sharing this “lottery meme” which claimed that poverty would be solved by dividing the Powerball among 300 million people:

Unfortunately, the math is technically incorrect, and it would actually equal about $4.33 per person, instead of $4,330,000 per person. Bummer, right? So now, if you…

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