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Like the laxative brownie story, this one sparks intrigue and humor from folks wondering ‘what if?’ A 54-year-old Illinois man wins a $125-million Powerball lottery prize, buys 20,000 pounds of manure for around $200,000, and then spreads said manure onto the lawn of his ex-boss.
If true, it would certainly be one for the books. It’s not true though. It is a literal fake news story — even though many folks including some reputable media are sharing it and launching it into the ‘viral’ category.
My first thought when I saw the “story” is that people with money have more important things to do and ways to attain satisfaction in life and wouldn’t risk social status or litigation over something so menial in the first place.