"The Situation Room," by the Numbers
Didn't catch the debut of "The Situation Room"? Catch up here. Henry the Intern figured out exactly how much you missed:
How many times are you in The Situation Room?
Number of times "in the Situation Room" was uttered during Monday's show: 58 (17 times in the first hour + 24 times in the second hour + 17 times in the third hour)
Number of times Wolf Blitzer said "all right": 36
Number of times we were reminded the show was "live": 36
Number of times Wolf Blitzer said "standing by": 11
Number of times Wolf Blitzer said "developing story": 6
Number of times "exclusive access" was mentioned: 5
Number of times we were told the information was being gathered "simultaneously": 5
Say one thing for the show: It's going to make for an awesome drinking game.
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