Neither rain, nor flood, nor fire…

… can stop New Yorkers from lining up at the Apple store in Manhattan for whatever electronic trinket the company is rolling out today.

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CNET is providing live coverage of the first day of sales of the iPad Mini.

(Photo: Marguerite Reardon/CNET)

Meanwhile, over in Queens…

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(h/t: Heidi Moore via instagram)

  • BJ

    I’ve been reading how evil it is that they are even considering having the New York Marathon.

    Contrast. The image of lining up at the Apple store in Manhattan.

    I’m not sure what to make of it.

  • jon

    Is the moral of the story that New Yorkers love lines?

    Or just that lining up is what they do when they are stressed?

    Cause having known New Yorkers, I never for that vibe from any of them.