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Occupy Wall Street: Day 9 - 200+ Arrested - MSM Finally Wake-up

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So now we have an "apples to apples" metric to measure the people participation in any type of feet on the street event:   People Power Hours (PPH).   (See Mom and Dad, my MBA is not going to waste.)

Here's a rough estimate of Occupy Wall Streets participation in People Power Hours.   I'm going to be conservative about all the variables.   Here's the method example for September 17 8:00 a.m. September 18:

Day 1: 

10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. PM Bowling Green: 2,000 x 7 hrs. = 14,000 PPH

5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. Zuccotti Park Meeting: 1,000 x 5 hrs. = 5,000 PPH

10:00 p.m. - 8: a.m. 9/18/11: 100 x 10 hrs. = 1,000 PPH

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Total: 20,000 PPH

At the end of Day 8 at 8:00 a.m. on September 24, 2011, I estimate Occupy Wall Street has logged 287,000 People Power Hours in NYC alone.

That's 8 two hour marches in 8 days of 20,000 people without the use of people power from existing groups.

A constant Occupation is much more powerful than any 8 separate marches.  This is just the start.

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Chaz Valenza is writer and small business owner in New Jersey. He earned his MBA from New York University's Stern School of Business. His current feature film project is "Single Point Failure" an insider's account of how the Reagan Administration (more...)
 

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You tell me.  I've been at this for 9 days. &... by Chaz Valenza on Sunday, Sep 25, 2011 at 12:00:03 AM
Thank you for this fine work.... by conrad elledge on Sunday, Sep 25, 2011 at 1:36:39 AM
If you need a break get one of us here at OEN to c... by lila york on Sunday, Sep 25, 2011 at 5:06:29 AM
I can tell exactly how to do it.... by Chaz Valenza on Sunday, Sep 25, 2011 at 7:32:29 AM
needs to keep trying to raise awareness about this... by Mark Adams JD/MBA on Sunday, Sep 25, 2011 at 1:35:23 PM
Thank you for what you are doing.  I'm too ol... by macdon1 on Sunday, Sep 25, 2011 at 5:41:48 PM
Coverage is sparse-your voice is needed! Thank you... by Ryan Em on Sunday, Sep 25, 2011 at 7:00:58 PM
Cops are such total cowards. They ALL suffer from ... by 911TRUTH on Sunday, Sep 25, 2011 at 1:09:04 AM
Really great work on this coverage Chaz.  By ... by conrad elledge on Sunday, Sep 25, 2011 at 1:34:50 AM
After getting the run around from the 1st precinct... by lila york on Sunday, Sep 25, 2011 at 5:04:56 AM
English as her second language answered (Are calls... by Mark Adams JD/MBA on Sunday, Sep 25, 2011 at 1:45:23 PM
If only MORE people would do that and say NO ONE'S... by Virginia Simson on Sunday, Sep 25, 2011 at 10:40:37 PM
Rob Kall has asked me to get the word out that OpE... by Chaz Valenza on Sunday, Sep 25, 2011 at 8:59:45 AM
Many don't seem to care much about the goings on. ... by Steven G. Erickson on Sunday, Sep 25, 2011 at 12:06:19 PM
The MSM is giving little coverage as possible to t... by Raymond Smith on Sunday, Sep 25, 2011 at 3:56:07 PM
Occupy K Street is the next step.... by John Sanchez Jr. on Monday, Sep 26, 2011 at 4:55:22 AM
doing what we should all be doing! If that maced f... by Michael Shaw on Sunday, Sep 25, 2011 at 5:21:34 PM
You took the words right out of my mouth.  I ... by macdon1 on Sunday, Sep 25, 2011 at 5:35:26 PM
And hey, I'm an old man from California! Much love... by Michael Shaw on Monday, Sep 26, 2011 at 2:46:47 PM
As a veteran, (US Navy 1962-71) I am proud of the ... by Joe Walsh on Sunday, Sep 25, 2011 at 5:35:11 PM
back down after trillions (and futures) have been ... by Paul Magill Smith on Sunday, Sep 25, 2011 at 7:03:13 PM
Looking forward is of severely limited value when ... by John Sanchez Jr. on Monday, Sep 26, 2011 at 5:06:40 AM
watch out! The blind arrogance and stupidity that ... by Michael Shaw on Monday, Sep 26, 2011 at 3:14:54 PM
There will be more civil inserection until fairnes... by George Schmitt on Monday, Sep 26, 2011 at 1:17:13 AM
those who seek to restore justice in their governm... by John Sanchez Jr. on Monday, Sep 26, 2011 at 5:02:37 AM
I shutter to think it might eventually become a fo... by Michael Shaw on Monday, Sep 26, 2011 at 2:35:09 PM
Where's the MSM coverage of the Wall St protests? ... by John Lorenz on Monday, Sep 26, 2011 at 6:33:28 AM
but as usual it is lopsided, skewed and biased.cli... by Michael Shaw on Monday, Sep 26, 2011 at 2:42:24 PM
"The events of the day brought tensions and emotio... by Rixar13 on Monday, Sep 26, 2011 at 8:14:55 AM
"The events of the day brought tensions and emotio... by Rixar13 on Monday, Sep 26, 2011 at 8:16:12 AM
From the first post  ...this resonated with m... by Brian Giffin aka Talkswithants on Monday, Sep 26, 2011 at 12:52:00 PM