The Powerball is reaching record numbers. The current pot is at 1.5 billion dollars. According to WXYZ, this is the third-largest jackpot in US history. If no one wins on Friday, it would put the pot way over the 1st place of 1.586 billion. I honestly wouldn't know what to do. I would definitely buy so many toys and things I don't need. I would want to get a better, not bigger house. In reality, though, I have never really had money so suddenly having it might put me into a state of shock that I would not how to deal with it. But, I am ready to deal with it! So bring it on! The Powerball is played in 45 states, which makes those odds staggering. According to Powerball, The odds of winning the jackpot are 1 in 292.2 million. But who wants to hear the odds? They say you can't win if you don't play right? Powerball is drawn on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 10:59 pm ET and is $2 a ticket. Weirder things have happened. I'll take a shot, like these other lotto winners. Businessinsider.com has a list of former lotto winners and a few of the things they bought or invested in when they won. They are not all that you would think. Here are a few.