From a recent article about the guy who won $315 million last year: Lottery winners often struggle to handle newfound wealth and fame, and many become tied up in lawsuits or estranged from family and friends. One study claimed that instant millionaires have about the same level of happiness as recent accident victims.
I don't know. I think I'd like to still give it a whirl... The MegaMillions jackpot stands at $125 million right now. How much good could I do with that much coin?