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Old 05-09-2016, 12:35 PM
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Giving interviews to People, Hello, The Today Show and Good Morning America isn't going to get you serious coverage.

Maybe an evening news program will contact Harry and go more in depth.
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Old 05-09-2016, 12:47 PM
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Harry's already got a tremendous amount of attention for the Games and the athletes. He's trending on social media, gained praise from Twitter, blogs, comments on online newspapers and posters on Forums for his efforts. He gave an interview to the Sunday Times. Is that serious enough?

Other royals, one notices, have been featured on People and Hello etc, haven't they Rudolph?
And at least they've had more to write about with these Games which Harry has so successfully promoted, than his hair and clothes!
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Old 05-09-2016, 12:54 PM
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Serious enough isn't really an issue here. In today's time, it is about getting out to as many as possible. The magazines like People, and shows like GMA have a HUGE fan base. They are read and watched in numerous countries. The fact that Harry is trending on Instagram and twitter, and is all over the news, is a clear sign that he is doing something right.

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Fox/fox sports have promoted the game. No interviews directly but they have shown their support.

Invictus Games for injured veterans kick off in Orlando | On Air Videos | Fox News

Injured veterans compete in Invictus Games at Disney World | Fox News

http://www.foxsports.com/buzzer/stor...-states-050516
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Old 05-09-2016, 01:14 PM
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Lovely opening, the flags and the soldiers fantastic
http://i.dailymail.co.uk/i/pix/2016/...2757609409.jpg
http://i.dailymail.co.uk/i/pix/2016/...2758192082.jpg

tweet from the First Lady
https://twitter.com/FLOTUS/status/729466480014790656/photo/1?ref_src=twsrc^tfw

handing out some of the medals
https://pbs.twimg.com/media/CiBprSBUUAA2pSO.jpg
https://pbs.twimg.com/media/CiBprWAUgAEcUMl.jpg

love this photo with the boy
https://pbs.twimg.com/media/CiBuIuwWEAEzgHz.jpg
https://pbs.twimg.com/media/CiBuI12W0AAZjAt.jpg

of course they are going to ask about him and family but the majority has been placing the focus on the veterans and wounded soldiers. on the Invictus Games
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Old 05-09-2016, 01:16 PM
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Certainly you have a point. We forget Harry has editorial control over the articles and chooses the titles. Not to mention he presents interviewers with a list of questions to ensure his mother and George can be included. I mean the clips would take time to arrange of his mother, so he must give them at least a day or two.
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Old 05-09-2016, 01:20 PM
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Let's get back to discussing the Invictus Games.
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Old 05-09-2016, 01:22 PM
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Lovely opening, the flags and the soldiers fantastic
http://i.dailymail.co.uk/i/pix/2016/...2757609409.jpg
http://i.dailymail.co.uk/i/pix/2016/...2758192082.jpg

tweet from the First Lady
https://twitter.com/FLOTUS/status/729466480014790656/photo/1?ref_src=twsrc^tfw

handing out some of the medals
https://pbs.twimg.com/media/CiBprSBUUAA2pSO.jpg
https://pbs.twimg.com/media/CiBprWAUgAEcUMl.jpg

love this photo with the boy
https://pbs.twimg.com/media/CiBuIuwWEAEzgHz.jpg
https://pbs.twimg.com/media/CiBuI12W0AAZjAt.jpg

of course they are going to ask about him and family but the majority has been placing the focus on the veterans and wounded soldiers. on the Invictus Games
It was a fantastic opening ceremony, wasn't it? I have read several people's comments on it, who said they were very moved by it all, and some cried.
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Old 05-09-2016, 02:27 PM
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Prince Henry and Mrs Obama opened the Invictus Games | Blogs•Spletnik.ru

It appears Prince Henry has found his niche. There is something inherently sad about the games.
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Old 05-09-2016, 02:33 PM
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Why sad? I think the athletes' efforts are inspiring!
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Old 05-09-2016, 03:04 PM
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Results from the Games can be found at: Results - Invictus Games 2016 - Orlando - May 8 - 12 - ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex

Sadly, especially given the trash talk between the Obamas and Harry/the Queen they are not tracking team totals. And yes, the Queen did not trash talk. She merely reacted appropriately to trash talk.
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Old 05-09-2016, 03:25 PM
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Results from the Games can be found at: Results - Invictus Games 2016 - Orlando - May 8 - 12 - ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex

Sadly, especially given the trash talk between the Obamas and Harry/the Queen they are not tracking team totals. And yes, the Queen did not trash talk. She merely reacted appropriately to trash talk.
It was comedic trash talk and not to be taken literally I think. I found it quite humorous and considered it friendly bantering.
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Old 05-09-2016, 03:45 PM
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Not just good natured but good marketing

The best way to get the word out is not interviews. It is social media. I bet 10 times as many people saw the twitter/Instagram/facebook/youtube of the banter between the sides then they did the interviews.
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Old 05-09-2016, 05:51 PM
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discussing the mental health of military veterans with former US president Bush
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Old 05-09-2016, 08:36 PM
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Pictures And Photos | Getty Images

Lots of photos of competitors from the first round.

And an inspiring story.

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/men/activ...ime=1462805265
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Old 05-10-2016, 05:37 AM
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Invictus Games Orlando 2016 - Our most memorable moments from Opening Ceremony
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Old 05-10-2016, 06:35 AM
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Sadly I've come to expect this line of questioning when it comes to young royals. I agree that a sports network would do a better job on focusing upon the athletes, the games and those involved in the coordinating the events.
"Sports" networks stopped being about sports a long time ago. It's about ratings and they're desperately trying to remain relevant by focusing on human interest pieces instead of sports. Although Invictus has been covered pretty well for something that doesn't relate to the NFL or college football; the two biggest draws for American sports fans.
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Exciting and successful first day. Looks like everyone is getting into the spirit of things!

Prince Harry kisses US Invictus Games cyclist Katie Kupier | Daily Mail Online
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