RS
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June 20th, 2018 at 3:08:43 AM permalink
When/if you play games where you get to pick numbers, such as keno, roulette, or perhaps even lottery tickets....what numbers do you pick?

In keno, I'll sometimes just do random numbers, the "quick pick". Other times I'll choose numbers that are all balled up together. I don't frequently play roulette, but if/when I do, I prefer the numbers 8 or 20. I don't play lottery tickets.


So what numbers do you pick? Is there any reason why? Do you always pick the same numbers or do you switch it up from time to time? Feel free to share your lucky or perhaps unlucky numbers here, especially if you pick differing numbers frequently.

This is a safe space. Please don't demean others here. This thread is for the discussion of numbers people pick.
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June 20th, 2018 at 3:38:29 AM permalink
In the Lottery, I play numbers that already showed up in other games. For instance, 8,9,23 were the first numbers on a particular Fantasy 5
For Play 4, I played 8923 box for both drawings for a week. That week, 8293(Or something similar showed up! :D I won $100! :D
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June 20th, 2018 at 3:46:09 AM permalink
I play Bingo often. One of the games is Pick 8. You get two sets of 8 numbers from 1 to 75 for $1. I always pick 1, 4, 9, 16, 25, 36, 49, and 64 for one set and 4, 8, 15, 16, 23, 42, 47, and 69 for the other set.
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June 20th, 2018 at 4:56:58 AM permalink
I have no lucky numbers, but I share Mipletís love of square numbers.

If I play keno, I just pick the first or last numbers consecutively. Itís a bonus when other players get agitated at my picks.

If I play lottery, which is about once every 2 years, I prefer quick pick because Iíd have to split the jackpot 100 ways if I won with consecutive numbers.
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June 20th, 2018 at 5:24:00 AM permalink
In Roulette I always cover #1. In bingo I usually use birthdates and anniversaries. In the lottery i always choose a number over 31. I heard there's less of a chance of sharing a jackpot if you pick at least one number over 31 because most/many people use birth dates and anniversaries that can only go up to 31 calendar days.

My favorite number is 13, but I rarely select it in any gambling activity.


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June 20th, 2018 at 4:25:22 PM permalink
1000000000000066600000000000001

The beastly palindromic prime.
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June 20th, 2018 at 5:37:00 PM permalink
Quote: DRich

1000000000000066600000000000001

The beastly palindromic prime.


2
The puny palindromic prime. Iím not going to adopt it as a lucky number, though.
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June 20th, 2018 at 6:25:43 PM permalink
Quote: CrystalMath

2
The puny palindromic prime. Iím not going to adopt it as a lucky number, though.


What about 3, 5, 7, 11, or 101?
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June 20th, 2018 at 6:30:37 PM permalink
4, 2, 6, 9, 42, 69, 8, 80
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June 20th, 2018 at 6:55:54 PM permalink
I like prime numbers, especially 5 and 23.
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