We really need to work on basic statistics with the American populace. From an article regarding babies born on Feb 29 during a leap year:
…and this year that group grew to include Amelia Theresa Pinkham. The 10-pound-4-ounce darling was born to Jamie and Nathan Pinkham shortly after 8 a.m. Amelia was due yesterday but Jamie says she knew her daughter would be born today.
“Well the chances of having a baby on the 29th of February every four years is one in, what, 1,200 I think, 1,300 something, which is kind of neat,” says dad Nathan. “You could win quite a bit of money in the lottery with that kind of odds.”
Yes, in the Powerball lottery you might win a little over $7.
Wow, that is quite a bit of money.
To a four year old.
P.S. Welcome to the world, Amelia!