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Turn $1 into $278,503 in 2 minutes

Discussion in 'BlackHat Lounge' started by kleg, May 3, 2009.

  1. kleg

    kleg Registered Member

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    I don't know if anyone paid any attention to the Kentucky Derby, but it's a big deal here in the bluegrass. Anyways, a horse with 50-1 odds was the winner.
    A $1 Superfecta, which is picking the top 4 horses in order paid out $278,503.
    Here's the payouts:

    WIN PLACE SHOW
    1ST 8 Mine That Bird $103.20 $54.00 $25.80
    2ND 16 Pioneerof The Nile $8.40 $6.40
    3RD 2 Musket Man $12.00
    4TH 7 Papa Clem
    5TH 11 Chocolate Candy<---Jenny Craig's horse...go figure

    OTHER PAYOUTS
    $2 EX (8/16) paid $2074.80
    $2 TRI (8/16/2) paid $41500.60
    $1 TRI(BOX) paid $20750.30
    $1 SPR (8/16/2/7) paid $278,503.20
    $1 DD (6/8) paid $316.20
    $2 P03 $1452.50
    $2 P04 $10221.15
    $2 P06 $781,145.94 CARRY
    $2 P06 $1718.80
     
  2. godmonkee

    godmonkee Regular Member

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    The post shouldn't have been turn $1 into $278.503 dollars, it should have been called this is what you could have won if you were paying attention.
     
  3. kleg

    kleg Registered Member

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    Paying attention had nothing to do with it...I'm not sure anyone saw that coming. Helluva payout though.
     
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    True true, but there's always one lucky sod out there, who thinks oh go on I put a dollar on for a laugh.