Of course, when you zoomed in, you could see just
how tiny the audience in the stands really was. Also,
sparse. Apparently, most of the real crowd was standing
on the hill around us.
Additionally, you could see quite well just how much the
race was sponsored by French and American cigarette
companies, and Australian beer - Australian beer that
I have on good authority from some New Zealanders we'd
met on our last trip to Europe is of a quality akin
to, and I quote, "pisswohtah." I also have it on good
authority from Roger that, "hey, it's still beer."