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Carinthium comments on Lotteries: A Waste of Hope - Less Wrong

28 Post author: Eliezer_Yudkowsky 13 April 2007 05:36AM

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Comment author: Carinthium 23 November 2010 06:06:58AM 0 points [-]

Would somebody really buy a lottery ticket if they were 100% sure they were not going to win?

Comment author: [deleted] 03 December 2011 09:34:31PM 0 points [-]

I have paid to play video games when I was 100% (minus epsilon) sure I wouldn't win any money, so...