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People do this for any new, exciting launch, but no one cries about it when it's something other than an iPhone. There's a lot of underlying Apple hatred here for some reason.
I think it's sad that if someone said a comment like mine in say a 360 thread you wouldn't care but all the sudden because this is about a bunch of idiots waiting for a cell phone it's Apple hatred. Like I said I think anyone who stands out in the weather for a material item is just plain stupid. If it was an active line then sure but waiting days, or in this case, a week in advance brings great dissapointment to me.
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Idiots. I have lost all faith in humanity.
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I think it's sad that if someone said a comment like mine in say a 360 thread you wouldn't care but all the sudden because this is about a bunch of idiots waiting for a cell phone it's Apple hatred. Like I said I think anyone who stands out in the weather for a material item is just plain stupid. If it was an active line then sure but waiting days, or in this case, a week in advance brings great dissapointment to me.
QFT,
look at the people u see every day, 9/10 of them are really really dumb people that are like sheep following the general trend. Therefore 9/10 people that read this are one of those sheep..... so this message is wasted on a bunch of idiots......
    
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I think it's sad that if someone said a comment like mine in say a 360 thread you wouldn't care but all the sudden because this is about a bunch of idiots waiting for a cell phone it's Apple hatred. Like I said I think anyone who stands out in the weather for a material item is just plain stupid. If it was an active line then sure but waiting days, or in this case, a week in advance brings great dissapointment to me.
You don't see this in 360 threads, though. Apple news threads are flamed without fail. Hate to break it to you, but we're not just talking about you.
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You don't see this in 360 threads, though. Apple news threads are flamed without fail. Hate to break it to you, but we're not just talking about you.
If I was here when the 360/ps3/Wii was launched I definately would say the same thing. Also Testecull was the only person who sounded somewhat anti-Apple. Whatev.
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I think it's sad that if someone said a comment like mine in say a 360 thread you wouldn't care but all the sudden because this is about a bunch of idiots waiting for a cell phone it's Apple hatred. Like I said I think anyone who stands out in the weather for a material item is just plain stupid. If it was an active line then sure but waiting days, or in this case, a week in advance brings great dissapointment to me.
Here's what I don't get:

What's it to you? Do these folks have any bearing on your life in any way? Did this news destroy all faith you have in mankind? Because there are plenty worse things to get worked up about, then people waiting in line for something.

Take one of these and call me in the morning:

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post #26 of 31
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People do this for any new, exciting launch, but no one cries about it when it's something other than an iPhone. There's a lot of underlying Apple hatred here for some reason.
Wow I totally agree.

IMO its retarded to stand outside for a week in advance for anything but it seems that since its an iPhone there even more anger going towards these people.
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Here's what I don't get:

What's it to you? Do these folks have any bearing on your life in any way? Did this news destroy all faith you have in mankind? Because there are plenty worse things to get worked up about, then people waiting in line for something.

Take one of these and call me in the morning:


Simply 1 card out of a deck of 52. It adds up. Humanity is steadily getting dumber.
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post #28 of 31
Remember when they didn't sell out the day of release last time

Waiting a week to get the phone 30 minutes before everyone else, nice.
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post #29 of 31
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Simply 1 card out of a deck of 52. It adds up. Humanity is steadily getting dumber.
I disagree on the dumb thing.

I believe that many just want competition on wanting stuff that no one else owns. It's becoming an ego and pride situation in my point of view. Wantng is not needing.
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Didn't these fools learn the first time?

1. There was a surplus on the first iPhones
2. Prices got slashed a month later or so
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