There is a good chance you are not going to win today's $500 million Mega Millions
jackpot (1 in 176 million odds). Sorry. But if you crave long shots, here are some that provide better odds.
Hitting "00" in Roulette: 1 in 38
Getting struck by lightning: 1 in 280,000
Charlotte Bobcats win two games in a row 1 in 1.2 million (kidding!)
Perfect NCAA Bracket: 1 in 13.5 million
Winning a progressive slot jackpot: 1 in 25 million