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A documentary film series exposing the truth behind state lotteries

Episode 4:

Selling the Lottery

Billions of dollars, every year, are spent on lottery advertising and marketing.  The goal? To get new players to play and to get established players to play MORE, at any cost.  Gloria, an addicted gambler from Chicago struggles to come to terms with her own addiction, while her husband begins to realize the extent of the problem.

Experts:

Adam Carolla - Comedian, Actor

Bryce Covert - Journalist

Ross Rubenstein - Professor, Syracuse University

Michael Medved - Author, Radio Host

Taylor Branch - Historian

Matthew Vaz - Professor, CCNY

Les Bernal - Executive Director, Stop Predatory Gambling