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News Reporter Asks Man What He'd Spend His Lottery Winnings On, Instantly Regrets It

08/01/2016 10:27 GMT | Updated 08/01/2016 10:59 GMT

Live TV is a tricky one - it's useful when you want to stay current, but you can't really trust the general public to stick to the rules.

When the Nevada lottery Powerball jackpot was set to be hundreds of millions of dollars, a reporter was on the ground speaking to people about their slim chances of winning.

But when she asked one man in particular what he'd spend the ridiculous sum of money on, he already knew exactly what he was going to drop the cash on - "A bunch of hookers and cocaine."

The reporter very swiftly sent things back to the studio after that, with one news anchor quipping "$500 million can make a huge difference in someone's life!"

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