$1,824,943 jackpot won at the Golden Nugget Laughlin
Texan Ernest Lopez and his girlfriend had a pretty good start on this week when he hit the jackpot at the Golden Nugget in Laughlin, Nevada and won $1.8 million dollars on the 1,000,000 Degree slot machine. It has been reported that the couple went to the Golden Nugget for breakfast while on vacation in the area. Mr. Lopez had been playing the 1,000,000 Degree slot on the maximum $3 bet for approximately five minutes before hitting the lucky spin. The jackpot is won by hitting nine 1,000,000 Degree symbols on max bet.