Satellites, balloons, and math used to count inauguration crowd | Cutting Edge - CNET News
Hmmmm.Steve Doig, a journalism professor at Arizona State University who specializes in crowd counting, said he is estimating there were 800,000 people in attendance, based on a satellite image taken by GeoEye about 40 minutes before the swearing-in ceremony.
So much hype, now so much egg.
When will the press learn they don't operate in a vacuum any longer?
You'd think they'd have learned when Drudge blew the Clinton-Lewinski story Newsweek wanted to bury... but no... they keep on keep'in on.