Scott adds a ton to events by capturing moments that are not just about the celebrities but regular attendees as well. He does a fantastic job of capturing the essence of an event that a regular print journalist can't always do with just words.
Personally I think that's really dumb on O'Reilly and Battelle's part.
If anyone knows anyone - please see if we can help the man out and get him in! I promise we'll have wonderful photos if he's there.