“ … for eight days in 1970 I was classified as 1-A. To this day, I consider the draft lottery the only lottery I ever won by losing.” — Chris, from New York, Last Name Unknown, from the story The Gamble, speaking about the draft lottery of the Vietnam War and having 185 for his number.

Source: Vietnam War Draft Lottery.com http://www.vietnamwardraftlottery.com/phpnuke/modules.php?name=News&file=article&sid=488

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