Here’s A List Of The Crazy Things You Can Buy With Tonight’s Powerball Winnings, Including Several Countries

By 01.13.16

Tonight’s Powerball jackpot is expected to be a record setting $1.5 billion. Money like that is immediately going to turn someone into an empire maker. Yesterday, I blogged Mark Cuban’s ‘6 Pieces Of Advice For Whoever Wins‘ and for the most part he’s spot on. The overall gist of his advice is ‘don’t be stupid with your money, play it safe and you’ll be more than comfortable for the rest of your life’. That’s what this article’s about, this one right here’s about all the crazy shit you can buy if you win the record $1.5 billion Powerball jackpot.

First up let’s take a look at all the countries who’s GDP is less than tonight’s Powerball jackpot. I’m not suggesting that you can actually buy these countries when you win the Powerball tonight but if they were for sale then you could afford to buy them…maybe:

Seychelles: 1,473
Saint Lucia: 1,345
Antigua and Barbuda: 1,236
Solomon Islands: 1,159
British Virgin Islands: 1,095
Guinea-Bissau: 1,040
Gambia: 918
Grenada 839
Samoa: 825
Vanuatu: 816
Saint Kitts and Nevis: 812
Sint Maarten: 795
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines: 745
Northern Mariana Islands: 733
Comoros: 722
Saint Martin: 562
Dominica: 514
Tonga: 494
American Samoa: 462.2
São Tomé and Príncipe: 362
Federated States of Micronesia: 339
Palau: 259
Saint Pierre and Miquelon: 215
Cook Islands: 183.2
Marshall Islands: 183
Anguilla: 175.4
Falkland Islands: 164.5
Kiribati: 164
Tuvalu: 39
Niue: 10.01
Nauru: N/A


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