Claim: The numbers 6-6-6 were the winning combination in an Illinois lottery the day after Election Day 2008.
Example: [Collected via e-mail, November 2008]
Here is a post that my friend shared – is it true?
Following the election, the winning
Origins: Human beings have an innate tendency to find patterns in randomness and ascribe meanings to those patterns
One of the more interesting (if obscure) coincidences connected with the 2008
lottery draw were
While we can’t speak to the absolute predictive power of coincidence, we can note it isn’t all that uncommon for the string
Another noted example of lottery numbers appearing to have a coincidental connection with recent events occurred on
Last updated: 9 November 2008