There are quite a few images — many, may I say, deeply disturbing images — circulating the planet today of people ecstatic about getting their new iPhones after standing in line for a day or so.
But none is more fascinating to me than this one from the line in New York. I’ll let you figure out why.
About the blogger
Bob Collins has been with Minnesota Public Radio since 1992, emigrating to Minnesota from Massachusetts. He was senior editor of news in the ’90s, ran MPR’s political unit, created the MPR News regional website, invented the popular Select A Candidate, started several blogs, and every day laments that his Minnesota Fantasy Legislature project never caught on.
NewsCut is a blog featuring observations about the news. It provides a forum for an online discussion and debate about events that might not typically make the front page. NewsCut posts are not news stories.