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    $200 Million Dollar PowerBall ticket sold in Iowa


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    Re: $200 Million Dollar PowerBall ticket sold in Iowa

    A cyclone fan, please !



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    Re: $200 Million Dollar PowerBall ticket sold in Iowa

    Please be a Cyclone fan...


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    Enjoy your new basketball arena Drake.



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    Re: $200 Million Dollar PowerBall ticket sold in Iowa

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    Enjoy your new basketball arena Drake.
    I don't know why Drake would even be playing the Iowa Powerball, he's already a world famous, although terrible, rapper.



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    Re: $200 Million Dollar PowerBall ticket sold in Iowa

    Quote Originally Posted by 3TrueFans View Post
    I don't know why Drake would even be playing the Iowa Powerball, he's already a world famous, although terrible, rapper.
    And why would he need his own personal basketball arena?




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    Quote Originally Posted by 3TrueFans View Post
    I don't know why Drake would even be playing the Iowa Powerball, he's already a world famous, although terrible, rapper.

    A lot is never enough. This is why the rich buy things that make them more money. Duh.



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    Re: $200 Million Dollar PowerBall ticket sold in Iowa

    So this will net around $50-$60 mil after taxes on the lump sum payment. Even if this is a diehard cyclone fan, can you see any more than $10mil going to the AD? Don't get me wrong that's a lot of money, but would it be enough to get the endzone project jumpstarted?



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    Re: $200 Million Dollar PowerBall ticket sold in Iowa

    If I got the 50-60 million, I would negoiate with Jamie to give around 15 Million specifically for the SEZ, and for that I wouldn't want naming rights, but would like a pair of Season tickets for the rest of my life. :)


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    Re: $200 Million Dollar PowerBall ticket sold in Iowa

    Couldn't you give pre-tax winnings as a donation?



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    Re: $200 Million Dollar PowerBall ticket sold in Iowa

    Quote Originally Posted by Gorm View Post
    If I got the 50-60 million, I would negoiate with Jamie to give around 15 Million specifically for the SEZ, and for that I wouldn't want naming rights, but would like a pair of Season tickets for the rest of my life. :)
    No way you would get season tickets for life with that small of a donation.



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    Re: $200 Million Dollar PowerBall ticket sold in Iowa

    Quote Originally Posted by Clonehomer View Post
    So this will net around $50-$60 mil after taxes on the lump sum payment. Even if this is a diehard cyclone fan, can you see any more than $10mil going to the AD? Don't get me wrong that's a lot of money, but would it be enough to get the endzone project jumpstarted?
    Depends on how you do it.

    Donate partial ownership of the winning ticket to the ISU Cyclone Club. That portion would be tax free right? Lets says it's $100M lump sum before taxes..... give ISU 20% ownership and they get $20 outright and if your taxes are 40%, you get $48M to take home. If you took it all your self, you get $60M and then could only donate $12M to ISU to end up with the same $48M in the bank.

    Get a lawyer, write it up, go to the lottery office in a limo with JP.



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    Re: $200 Million Dollar PowerBall ticket sold in Iowa

    UPDATE:
    Ticket sold a couple blocks from me in Bondurant at the Grant Street Caseys....At leasts in the DSM area.
    Ands its not me...



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    Re: $200 Million Dollar PowerBall ticket sold in Iowa

    hhhmmm CW is in Bondurant is he not?



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    Re: $200 Million Dollar PowerBall ticket sold in Iowa

    SEZ!!!



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