Let's face it even though we all said we wanted to win the Powerball Jackpot, it's probably better you didn't win. Most people who win these huge jackpots usually wind up miserable, and ruin their lives.

So while everyone in the country was talking about what they'd do with the $1.5 billion Powerball jackpot, they probably didn't think of the drawback of winning such a large sum of money. So I figured I shed a little reality check on things with this list of The Top 5 Reasons You Don't Want to Win the Powerball Jackpot.


  • 5

    Money Brings Out Family....Enough said

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  • 4

    You Couldn't Fit a Bigger Trailer on Your Lot Anyway.

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  • 3

    That Giant Check You Would Get if You Won Would Never Fit into Your ATM

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  • 2

    It Would Require Leaving the House, and Leaving the House Would Require Wearing Pants

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  • 1

    Thinking You Won Once and Then Finding Out You Didn't Win, You Couldn't Handle That Kind of Excitement Again

    This actually happened last Saturday Night to a group of bar patrons in New Jersey. It took over 20 minutes before they realized the bartender read the wrong numbers.