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20 Things Less Important Than Getting The iPhone 6

"I will never be that degraded ever again." Meet some of the people waiting in the line to get the iPhone 6.

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In Midtown Manhattan people waited in a multiple-blocks-long line at the Fifth Avenue Apple store in anticipation of the 8 a.m. release of the iPhone 6.

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Many people arrived the night before, sleeping on cardboard on the sidewalk.

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We asked people waiting in line what they should be doing instead of waiting in line for one of these items that is not a Pop Tart:

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1. "Eating om nom nom"

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2. "Making $$$"

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3. "Working"

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4. "I'm starving"

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5. "Literally anything else"

In line 17 hours and counting.
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In line 17 hours and counting.

6. "Picking up chicks"

He was very successful.
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He was very successful.

7. "I want sleep"

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8. "Vacationing in Paris"

"Anything would be better than 5th Avenue right now."
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"Anything would be better than 5th Avenue right now."

9. "Taking picture with Rihanna"

Second place: taking a picture with this guy holding a Subway sandwich.
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Second place: taking a picture with this guy holding a Subway sandwich.

10. "Studying"

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11. "Watch the soccer"

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12. "Vendo NY" - "Seeing NYC"

These two ladies were in town from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
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These two ladies were in town from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

13. "Listening in music"

In line since 6 a.m.
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In line since 6 a.m.

14. "Studying for class"

"It was the first time I slept on cardboard."
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"It was the first time I slept on cardboard."

15. "Walking around NYC"

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16. "Sleeping"

In line for 7 hours and counting.
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In line for 7 hours and counting.

17. "Eating"

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18. "Working"

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19. "I'm sick of NYC"

He was visiting from São Paulo, and was sick of wandering around the city.
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He was visiting from São Paulo, and was sick of wandering around the city.

20. "I have nothing to do but buying iPhone 6"

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