Media Reports of the Numbers of people at the Restoring Honor rally

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  1. PLYMCO_PILGRIM
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    I've heard 10's of thousands(msnbc anchor), hundreds of thousands(cnn guest speaker), and even over 500,000(fox news guest speaker) .

    I'm watching and I can't guess how many are there myself but it looks like its over 100,000.

    Anyone have links to articles that have claims of attendance numbers?
     
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    OK. Everybody that is there, please raise your hand so we can do a head count! Seems like a lot of folks there to me too.
     
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    I guess it seems that it was around ~300,000 people at the rally?

    I wish beck wasn't so religious all the time, I really liked a lot of what he was saying but i'm just not religious and turning to religion doesn't work for me.
     
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    Who cares how many people were there?

    You know why the parks department doesn't release estimates anymore, right?
     
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    It was a shitload...

    Actual numbers doesn't really matter as both sides will spin it...

    All of the pictures show that it was a shitload of people...
     
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    WOW!

    We actually agree on something.

    :cool::razz:
     
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    My estimate: a goodly amount.
     
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    :cuckoo::lol:
     
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    I started listening to Beck on the radio a few weeks ago and he's mental and has a God complex as big as Obama's to boot.

    He's also rooting for the end of the world because he imagines himself to be a Savior of sorts.

    I can't listen to Hannity either, his show is just a "3,567 Day until the 2012 election"

    Levin banned me so he can go fuck himself, when I listen at all its only to the first 10 minutes after that it's virtually all commercials

    Rush and John Bachelor are the only ones I can listen to for any length of time
     
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    Because the organizers of the Million Man March called them racists when they told the truth.
     

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