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  • pupper31 Nov 16, 7:49 p.m.

    Lucky man!:) Congrats to you!!!:)

  • chynagurl2003 Nov 16, 4:13 p.m.


    I agree with you. Congratulations to this man on his winings and Happy Birthday!

  • Common_Sensey Nov 16, 4:07 p.m.

    "Goodness, can you political people just leave it alone and say congrats for once?"

    No way, political talk is too much fun, especially when Conservatives are usually right on matters of finance. On matters of society/social issues...ehh not so much. Just one reason more and more people are leaning Liberarian...a compromise.

  • bunnie Nov 16, 3:59 p.m.

    Why bring politics into this?!?! Just be happy for him and keep it moving.

    Congratulations!!! Happy Birthday!!!

  • charmcclainlovesdogs2 Nov 16, 3:54 p.m.

    and say congrats for once?


    Well he should pay off his bill, including buying a house. He just should not blow the money away. What they are saying here is all good. Your point is?

  • HopingForABetterWorld Nov 16, 3:05 p.m.

    Goodness, can you political people just leave it alone and say congrats for once?

  • charmcclainlovesdogs2 Nov 16, 2:57 p.m.

    Congratulation! I wish it was me. Then again, maybe I better buy me a ticket and hope I have the big winner.

  • Country Girlz Have MORE fun Nov 16, 2:30 p.m.

    Pay off your bills first...then go on the cruise.

  • ohmygosh Nov 16, 2:27 p.m.

    $320,000 to the taxing authorities. The joys of a graduated tax system.

  • dollibug Nov 16, 1:54 p.m.

    WOW....what a nice birthday present for him to enjoy...

  • WASP Nov 16, 1:45 p.m.

    Good for you. Watch out, you might now be on the Obama hit list as being one of the evil wealthy people.

  • storchheim Nov 16, 1:42 p.m.

    Wish it were me, but I wish him the best.

  • JDAmbrosio Nov 16, 1:33 p.m.

    That's fantastic! Do something responsible with most of it, and have some fun with some of it. Smart guy. Hope it works out for him and no one pesters him. That's a great birthday present!

  • jacamoe Nov 16, 12:38 p.m.

    Should share with Romney as gift!
    November 16, 2012 11:33 a.m.
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    I think Obama would be the one that would want YOUR $$$$. Congratulations and Happy Birthday!!!

  • Cantdealwithstupid Nov 16, 12:19 p.m.

    Congratulations Super Dave!!! I'm sure this was the greatest birthday ever!!!

  • dtd1961 Nov 16, 12:17 p.m.

    The store is on NC Highway 39, better known as Harris Crossroads.

  • intuit Nov 16, 12:09 p.m.

    Congratulations! Be careful though, 680k won't go far if you aren't wise. Don't go broke in 6 months....

  • Rebelyell55 Nov 16, 11:49 a.m.

    That is a nice little Birthday surprise. Notice that the amount of a "million dollar" prize ain't even close. That's a lot of taxes.

  • hoopster Nov 16, 11:33 a.m.

    Should share with Romney as gift!

  • NAVY MOM Nov 16, 11:33 a.m.

    Happy Birthday to Mr. Whitmore!


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  • DirtyD16 Nov 16, 11:18 a.m.

    That is a great birthday present!

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  • Scubagirl Nov 16, 10:55 a.m.

    now THAT'S a birthday present!!! Congrats to him and his family.

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