What's more likely than winning Saturday's record Powerball jackpot? A lot.
The Powerball jackpot for Saturday's drawing will be at least $600 million, the second largest lottery jackpot in U.S. history, after no one matched the winning numbers in Wednesday night's draw. Take a look at a list of events that are more likely than winning the lottery, as compiled by The Daily Beast.
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Vasco da Gama arrives in India, Christopher Columbus dies, Norman Rockwell makes his Saturday Evening Post cover debut, HIV is discovered, and "Cheers" airs its series finale, all on this day.