Because it returns an integer and so that we can get the benefits of format_plural() on the # of folks registered for an event :).

Here's a patch as part of #1797490: Implement Featured content block to spec.

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Status:Needs review» Fixed

Great patch, thanks Ezra. Committed in 60535d515a6b9162468dda5ca2086cece71bc8cd.

Status:Fixed» Closed (fixed)

Automatically closed -- issue fixed for 2 weeks with no activity.