By now many of you have heard the horror stories. Forty people robbed waiting in line for a PS3. Somebody was shot in the head protecting his space in line. People waiting for three days just to get turned away.
Here are some other stories about waiting in line for PS3's that you may not have heard about. Make sure to tell your friends about all of them.
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In Atlanta, one confused father waited in line for over a week only to purchase an X-Box 360 and one Super Nintendo game (Bulls vs. Blazers and the NBA Playoffs).
A Kansas City man slept on the sidewalk for three days outside of a Best Buy to get a PS3. He purchased the system, sprinted home, locked the door, and shot himself in the head with a .44 caliber pistol.
After waiting 4 days in line, some guy dropped his Playstation 3 on the way out of the store. He sheepishly claimed he was filming it for a website, but then began crying.
As a promotion, a Radio Show in Minneapolis offered anybody waiting in line oral sex from a porn star for their spot in line. Of the forty five patrons, forty four said "no." And one said "What's oral sex?"
Twenty people waited in line for three days at a Best Buy in Indiana, but when they opened they were just selling Playstation 1 and Playstation 2 duct taped together. It still cost $600, but came with Splinter Cell and an extra controller.
There's a GameStop on LA's famed Sepulveda Blvd. where all the celebrities buy video games. Out of work actors have been lining up for weeks there, hoping to turn a quick profit. Elijah Wood offered the first guy in line $10,000 if he could be first. The guy told Elijah that he thought North was one of the worst movies ever made, and spit on him. Elijah ended up getting the fourth spot for $7,000 and tried to convince everyone it was for his nephew.