In some ways Michael Carroll's life is an almost artful display of anti-materialism.
Either that or a case study which shows that being broke isn't always about society holding you back, sometimes it's in your DNA.
He won over 9 million on the lottery and immediately proceeded to blow it all on gaudy gold chains, hookers, pizza and cocaine. Last I heard he was working in a biscuit factory.
I suspect that most people know someone, who given the same windfall, would behave in a similar manner.
I don't want any gay people hanging around me while I'm trying to kill kids.