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The house always wins, the lottery didn't lose money during the rolldown, nor any other time. Quite the opposite.

They also did notice.

https://www.inc.com/bill-murphy-jr/this-couple-found-a-math-...

>And, there was also the fact that lottery officials in Massachusetts had started to figure out that the Selbees and the MIT students had identified an advantage, but had done very little to combat it.

>"How do I become a member of the [Selbees'] club when I retire?" one lottery official joked in an email that later became public.




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