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“Rent a Crowd” Company Admits Politicians Are Using Their Service
LibertyChat.com ^ | June 16, 2015 | Ian Cioffi

Posted on 06/16/2015 10:33:18 AM PDT by Timber Rattler

Did you listen to Jeb Bush make his announcement yesterday? Did you hear loud cheers from a crowd that seemed excited at the prospect that there could be another Bush as President? Was I the only one confused? I don’t know one person who doesn’t threaten to leave the Country if it’s Bush vs Clinton for President again. Can’t imagine folks actually excited and cheering for Jeb.

It got me wondering, would someone like Jeb, or another candidate that’s been struggling like he has, hire a crowd? Pay people to attend their rallies to make them seem like their gaining in popularity? We have seen Hillary Clinton stage appearances, knowing ahead of time the people she’d interact with. Would a staged rally be out of the question for a struggling GOP candidate? According to “Crowds On Demand”, not at all.

Crowds on Demand is an American publicity firm. It claims to be the only “rent a crowd” service, providing its clients with the ability to hire actors to pose as fans. I decided to contact them, pretending to be an employee of a GOP candidate running for office. Their Founder/CEO, Adam Swart, responded. Here is our exchange…

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TOPICS: Candidates; General Discussion; Issues; RLC News
KEYWORDS: 2016election; astroturf; crowdsondemand; democrats; donaldhump; donaldtrump; election2016; gope; hillaryclinton; hitlery; photoops; rentamob
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Well, well...we all just knew it!
1 posted on 06/16/2015 10:33:18 AM PDT by Timber Rattler
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To: Timber Rattler; MeshugeMikey; Slings and Arrows
Politicians are for sale, so why not?


2 posted on 06/16/2015 10:37:22 AM PDT by a fool in paradise (Funny how Hollywood's 'No Nukes' crowd has been silent during Obama's Iranian nuclear negotiations.)
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To: Timber Rattler
Is this service related to "Rent-A-Dope"?

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3 posted on 06/16/2015 10:38:31 AM PDT by ETL (ALL (most?) of the Obama-commie connections at my FR Home page: http://www.freerepublic.com/~etl/)
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To: ETL
THATS RACESS!!


4 posted on 06/16/2015 10:45:09 AM PDT by MeshugeMikey ("Never, Never, Never, Give Up," Winston Churchill ><>)
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To: a fool in paradise

IS REVRUNT SHARPTON A BEATNIK??


5 posted on 06/16/2015 10:45:45 AM PDT by MeshugeMikey ("Never, Never, Never, Give Up," Winston Churchill ><>)
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To: MeshugeMikey

No, he’s a deadbeat.


6 posted on 06/16/2015 10:47:43 AM PDT by ETL (ALL (most?) of the Obama-commie connections at my FR Home page: http://www.freerepublic.com/~etl/)
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To: ETL

BADA BING!!!! BINGO!!


7 posted on 06/16/2015 10:50:04 AM PDT by MeshugeMikey ("Never, Never, Never, Give Up," Winston Churchill ><>)
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To: Timber Rattler

Rent a crowd service - previously referred to as a labor union.


8 posted on 06/16/2015 10:56:26 AM PDT by aimhigh (1 John 3:23)
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To: Timber Rattler

$15 an hour plus bennies, right?


9 posted on 06/16/2015 11:00:00 AM PDT by moovova
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To: Timber Rattler

I said yesterday, TR, that crowd of Jeb’s behaved like paid staff, operatives, volunteers and donors. That was my first comment. Even a head bobber was positioned over his right shoulder. It was embarrassing. She was distracting and reminded everyone with a brain of Hillary the bobble head listening to speeches she likes.

Rent-a-crowd actually didn’t come to mind. Wow.

It was because they erupted out of sync with his punch lines. I mean, it was as if they were not even listening to what he was saying, but just mindlessly cheering the tone of his voice!

If you’re invested in someone, you’re going to hang with what he is saying with baited breath.


10 posted on 06/16/2015 11:09:27 AM PDT by RitaOK ( VIVA CRISTO REY / Public education is the farm team for more Marxists coming)
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To: Timber Rattler

Jeb’s candidacy announcement was well stage-managed. I will not under any circumstances vote for him, but his handlers did a great job. That worries me because Amnesty will be a fatal blow to our country if Jeb pushes it through.


11 posted on 06/16/2015 11:12:31 AM PDT by Pollster1 ("Shall not be infringed" is unambiguous.)
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To: Timber Rattler

Don’t forget to throw this into the mix:

http://www.newrepublic.com/article/121551/bot-bubble-click-farms-have-inflated-social-media-currency

Fake politicians who campaign in front of fake crowds and who hire PR firms to tweet/facebook with fake followers...


12 posted on 06/16/2015 11:13:34 AM PDT by ameribbean expat
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To: Timber Rattler

I expect this crap from the left, not Republicans.


13 posted on 06/16/2015 11:30:14 AM PDT by FreeAtlanta
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To: FreeAtlanta

No diff anymore. :/


14 posted on 06/16/2015 11:32:52 AM PDT by RushIsMyTeddyBear (The White House is now known as "Casa Blanca".)
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To: FreeAtlanta

I expect it from Liberals regardless of their party affiliation.


15 posted on 06/16/2015 11:34:59 AM PDT by Rides_A_Red_Horse (Why do you need a fire extinguisher when you can call the fire department?)
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To: ETL
Rent-A-Schmuck!

"If it's good enough for the president, it's good enough for you!"

obama speech crowd

16 posted on 06/16/2015 11:37:22 AM PDT by ETL (ALL (most?) of the Obama-commie connections at my FR Home page: http://www.freerepublic.com/~etl/)
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To: Timber Rattler
http://crowdsondemand.com/who-we-are/

Be sure to check out their "services" and "talent".


17 posted on 06/16/2015 12:35:56 PM PDT by Fiddlstix (Warning! This Is A Subliminal Tagline! Read it at your own risk!(Presented by TagLines R US))
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To: a fool in paradise

From Dobbie Gillis TV Show? Back in the Ice Age of broadcasting. 1963.


18 posted on 03/13/2016 7:29:06 PM PDT by lee martell
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To: Timber Rattler

That “Please Clap” audience may have been purchased. “Clapping” had not yet been penciled in the scripts. How were they to know when Jeb! the Metronome was done speaking?


19 posted on 03/13/2016 7:32:27 PM PDT by lee martell
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To: Timber Rattler

Bkmrk.


20 posted on 10/24/2017 10:22:58 AM PDT by RushIsMyTeddyBear (Screw The NFL!!!!!! My family fought for the flag!)
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