21 Jan 2009

Poll Results -- Obama's Crowds

Hey! There's a NEW POLL (Why $140 oil?) to the right --->
Obama's Inauguration Will Have How Many People on the Streets?
under 1 million 22%15
1 - 2 million 27%18
2 - 3 million 13%9
3 - 4 million 9%6
4 million plus 28%19
67 votes total
There is no official count of the crowd because counting is political. (WTF? Seems to be a little like "my crowd is bigger than yours") The NYT says over one-million; CNN says 2 million. (The record is 1.2 million for LBJ's 1965 inauguration.)

I am concluding the 1-2 million is right. If you said so -- high five!

Bottom Line: A lot of people were happy to be there.