Glenn Beck Rally Attracts Estimated 87,000
f16rsdad at JUNO.COM
Sun Oct 31 20:28:08 MDT 2010
On Sun, 31 Oct 2010 15:14:14 -0700 Tom Matiska <tom.matiska at ATT.NET>
Serious question.... was Beck's crowd of 87k bigger or smaller than the
(alleged)400k who attended the "million man" march?
--- On Sun, 10/31/10, Stephen A. Frye <s.frye at VERIZON.NET> wrote:
From: Stephen A. Frye <s.frye at VERIZON.NET>
Subject: Re: [RUSHTALK] Glenn Beck Rally Attracts Estimated 87,000
To: RUSHTALK at CSDCO.COM
Date: Sunday, October 31, 2010, 3:42 PM
It's that margin of error that gets us every time.
At 08:11 AM 10/31/2010, you wrote:
>And only 13.8% of the time are those statistics within a 5% margin of
>On 10/31/2010 9:29 AM, Stephen A. Frye wrote:
> > At 10:14 PM 10/30/2010, you wrote:
> >> I personally know people who were there and say that 600k is the
> >> magic number.
> >> JAQ
> > It would take a mighty long time to count 600,000 people.
> > 87.6% of all statistics are made up on the spot.
> > Stephen A. Frye
> > s.frye at verizon.net
Stephen A. Frye
s.frye at verizon.net
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