The equivalent of 540 football fields of surface and NO PICS of it when the +/- 500 000 level was attained (either in the papers or a 5-6 websites I visited today).
At 20$ apiece, at let
s say 450 000$, you wind up with 9 million in revenues. And half of the profits go for a good cause. <i>(Hows that for contributing to good causes, Mr Bill Phillips? Sorry to bring up a specter guys.)
What`s it gonna take to have adequate press coverage nowadays?
Another thing, I think it`s near the top for big audiences where admissions were charged, so comparisons with Y2K is not appropriate.
(Apparently, Paul McCartney once did 684 000 somewhere in South America, but I am no big fan, so I can`t certify this one.)