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Off the Editor’s Spike: Hitting the Jackpot

Dw.cdrEver dreamed of winning the lottery?

Not me. I don=t buy lottery tickets and, frankly, I=m embarrassed that my state seems so proud to base a good portion of its funding for public schools on games of chance. But I=m not brain dead.

Last November a 52-year-old man from Dearborn became a new multi-millionaire by splitting the $587.5 million Powerball jackpot. He bought the

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