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By The Numbers

HUGH JACKMAN Critics don't love ''The Boy From Oz,'' but they, like the 400-odd fans waiting outside the stage door on a recent night, couldn't get enough of Broadway's newest leading man. -- Mandi Bierly and Francisco Rosario

Times he was shirtless on stage 2 Times he shook his ''can'' 17 Catcalls received 28 Women caught critiquing his can 6 Minutes his can spent at the stage door 4 Autographs he signed in that time 52 Autograph recipients who left chanting ''eBay! eBay!'' 1

Originally posted Nov 07, 2003 Published in issue #736 Nov 07, 2003 Order article reprints