“Hundreds of people were reportedly paid to watch and applaud Prime Minister Viktor Orbán’s speech on the March 15 national holiday. Several youngsters told reporters that an undisclosed company would give them and 500 others between Ft 1,500-2,000 following the event – which was held at he National Museum – for listening to the PM’s speech. Some said their duty was only to stand and watch, while others said they were asked to clap. The press chief of the PM’s office said the sight of people standing on the steps of the museum was part of the program.” http://www.politics.hu/20110316/orbans-march-15-speech-worth-every-forint-at-least-for-the-people-paid-to-listen-to-it