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He is magnetic speaker!
the second photo says it all - the reality that there are often more media than audience, and the media play up the event as 'big!!!'. I have been at too many events where the post-event media coverage did not match what I saw happen there.I-)
I'm not sure there is such a thing as "grassroots" politics today, it's more of a question of media-budgets that warp our perceptions and in the words of Noam Chomsky "manufacture consent".