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Thread: Meet the People Already Lining Up Outside Apple's Flagship Store

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    Re: iPhone 6 madness

    Quote Originally Posted by Superfly View Post
    Wow - hadn't thought of that. You may be on to something.
    I'm cynical that way.

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    Re: iPhone 6 madness

    Wonder if there'll be any casualties like when people line up for new Jordans?
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    Re: iPhone 6 madness

    Quote Originally Posted by Fiddytree View Post
    No, sometimes Apple consumers really do go above and beyond the call of duty. Most Apple consumers are not like this, but there is a substantial number (compared to most other technology companies) that are almost devotees. Fanboyism is present in any technology company's consumer base, but with Apple there's a corporate spiritualism or mysticism attached to it.
    What's obnoxious is that because of these fanboys, you'll have certain fanboys of other products basically just declare anyone who likes apple products as being akin to these type of people
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    Re: iPhone 6 madness

    Quote Originally Posted by Winchester View Post
    I'm cynical that way.
    Normally I am too.
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    Re: iPhone 6 madness

    Idiots...


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    Re: iPhone 6 madness

    Quote Originally Posted by Winchester View Post
    I seriously wonder if these really aren't just inside publicity stunts by Apple to generate buzz.
    That would not surprise me in the slightest. The sad part is that it probably works and all the fanbois and gals will be all over the new toy like flies on a big pile of crap.
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    Re: iPhone 6 madness

    And they still have to wait another week... idiots.
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