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Originally posted by FOXMULDER147
Imagine time travelling back to Ancient Athens and telling them that, despite the world in 2012 being in financial crisis - the USA in particular - and poverty, famine, and unemployment being at record levels, we are about to present three people (I believe they share it) with $640 million, and that we are presenting them with that amount of money not through any great achievement, invention, or discovery, but because they selected a random ticket which by chance won the prize.
What would they think of us?