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Only Suckers Will Play the Billion Dollar Bracket Challenge Data Mining Scam

Update: Nobody who participated in the Billion Dollar Bracket challenge managed to get passed the first round of the NCAA tournament with a perfect bracket. It took only 25 games for everyone in the contest to be eliminated from the … Continue reading

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What are the Odds of Picking a Perfect Bracket in the NCAA Billion Dollar Basketball Contest?

Warren Buffett is risking $1 billion (actually Berkshire Hathaway shareholders will be taking the risk) that nobody is going to be able to pick a perfect NCAA tournament bracket. The odds say that it’s a pretty good bet on his … Continue reading

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How to Win the Quicken Loans Warren Buffett $1 Billion NCAA Basketball Tournament Contest

There is no reason to wait around for the lottery to eventually reach the first $1 billion prize when you can have a chance to win that much without having to risk any of your own money. Quicken Loans (insured … Continue reading

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