Single mom of four wins $188 million in Powerball

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  1. kinneyjames

    kinneyjames Well-Known Member

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    http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2015/02/13/marie-holmes-powerball_n_6679968.html

    Bummed that you didn't win Wednesday's massive Powerball drawing?

    That single mom Marie Holmes captured an estimated $188 million share of the jackpot might make you feel better about it.

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    Holmes, a 26-year-old from Shallotte, North Carolina, has four kids, one of whom has cerebral palsy, Fox 8 reported. She recently had to quit her jobs at McDonald's and Walmart to take care of them.

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    Holmes purchased her winning ticket at a gas station convenience store. When the numbers in Wednesday's drawing were announced, "I thought I was going to have a heart attack when I saw the ticket and checked it," she told WECT.
     
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    GaryPuppet Well-Known Member

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    How many different baby daddys she got?
     
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    Since she'll be broke in 3 years...that makes me feel better.
     
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    How long will it take for her to file bankruptcy....:bigthink
     
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    Limo Wreck Aboard the great mothership Gold

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    Reggies always win
     
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    Oddly Enough 6
     
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    I don't know but every one of them is going to propose this weekend.
     
  8. kinneyjames

    kinneyjames Well-Known Member

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    No matter how many baby daddy's there are I hope someone she trusts protects her and the children from them.
     
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    She should have to pay them child support.
     
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    Can't you guys just once have something positive to say about a black person!
     
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    She will be broke in 5 years
     
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    Ok
    she is HIV POSITIVE

    and she owes me for the taxes she took from me
     
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    I positively jealous she won and I didn't.:pissedoff:
     
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    She hasn't been confirmed the winner yet. If you won would you be flashing the winning ticket out in public? I wouldn't be surprised if she's not the winner.

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    Let's she if she pays back all the welfare first.:bounce:
     
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    She already spent it and will go to jail for tax evasion cause she spent the tax money too.
     
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    stanggirl There's no replacement for displacement

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    I know a few black people that are very good with their finances...own homes where they rent out the apartments...etc.

    Granted...none of them are or have baby daddies/mommas
     
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    Not a single mother of 4. Maybe if she had stopped at single mother of 1.:)
     
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    I an shocked that a Reggie held the phone the right way
     
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    Key word Few