Apple sells goodies (keychians ect.) at Apple Stores!!!

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    LimeiBook86

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    I went to the Apple Store in Menlo Park, NJ and at the counter in the back of the store they had a plastic enclosed box with a keychain a few differnet pens, a luggage tag, a small clock for a desk and some other little do dads they price from $8.99 (the pen) to $24.99 (the clock) I don't know how long they will be and neither did the Apple Staff there but get them while you can! You shouldn't miss out on this! I don't think they are avialible online,but they look like great stocking stuffers :D
     
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    I did a fast search online and didn't find anything - but how good did they look? Are they really worth it or are they just silly little promo items that you'd never use?

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    Goodies...

    ya ya ya !!!! pictures! pictures!... were are the pictures!!!

    Cool find LimeiBook86!

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    alex_ant

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    Great... now we can pay Apple to advertise for them :)
     
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    LimeiBook86

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    they look realy high quality! everyhting has a cool brushed metal look, I wish I had pics, next time I go to the store, I'll try and take pics, but I dunno when I will go next. I swear that star wars game rocks! :D

    EDIT: there was also a Pocket Knife, ad far as I remebr there were these items:

    Three differnet pens
    A keychain $9.99
    A luggage Bag thingy $9.99
    A pocket knife
    A little clock bigger than a basball $24.99

    sorry thats all I remember.... :( I MUST GO BACK :) :D
     
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    I believe there is also a money clip. these were released at the special holiday event, they're all pretty cool, my cousin bought a pen when we went, and it writes well and looks nice.
     
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    hmmm, might have to go make a trip - the pen sounds like it could be nice - but I'd really like to see pics.

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    LimeiBook86

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    I forgot about the money clip,I have no need for a money clip though, I'd rather spend my money than store it, hey dukestreet if you go to the store take a pic, and find out how long they will offer them :D
     
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    Mr. Anderson

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    Ha, that will be funny - I'll grab one of each, line them up and take a pic with one of the cameras connected to the macs there in the store. We did that when teabgs and I met at the Clarendon store a couple months ago. But I don't know if I'll be going there until the weekend, depends on if I can get out at lunch from work.

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    jelloshotsrule

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    kinda like my gap t shirt and AE hat with the worn out brim (it came that way, how freaking awesome!!!! i bought it new but it looked used. go AE)

    and get this. it says "AE 69" on it! how clever is that?!?!?! wickedly clever i say
     
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    AE Hats

    I remember those hats from High School, like, 5 years ago.

    Where've you been Jello?
     
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    jelloshotsrule

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    Re: AE Hats

    perhaps some sarcasm in my post? ;)

    just using alex's statement about paying apple to advertise for them as a stepping stone to how i hate the idea of buying an item from a large company when it says their name nice and big on it, since i'm paying them for their advertising. especially when it's gap, ae, abercrombie, and other clone forming companies.
     
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    what i find weird is that redlightrunner had all this stuff a while ago, before apple brought them out on friday night to sell. hmm....
     
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    Mr. Anderson

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    But after looking at the huge selection at redlightrunner, I'm wonder what the official Apple items look like - I'll try and get there tomorrow, but I'm without a car at the moment, its in the shop.

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    apple keychain

    I bought an apple branded keychain at the after thanksgiving extravaganza thingy.
    It was $19.99.... it's really cool, brushed metal. I hope they continue selling more apple-branded products like this!
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    wow.. that does look pretty nice.. i think i'll get myself a couple =)
     
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    looks nice,
    but pretty darn expensive.

    Maybe this is how they are planning to turn a profit :p

    Good timing for Christmas though.
     
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    Mr. Anderson

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    Hmm, that's a cool keychain, they sell non apple versions of those at the Discovery store. Thanks for the pic.

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    Silencio

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    Re: apple keychain

    Are they giving away free 30-pin SIMMs with every keychain purchase?
     
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    LethalWolfe

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    Re: Re: AE Hats

    :(:eek:

    I misunderstood yer first post. I read it and was like "Cool, I wish I had an After Effects hat."

    I guess I'm old and outta the loop (or just a video geek), WTF is AE if it's not After Effects?


    Lethal
     
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    Those look so cool! Please post more! Thank you!
     
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    macstudent

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    AE = American Eagle(clothing store), not after effects. But I think that is really funny.
     
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    Mr. Anderson

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    Damn, the key chains are out of stock at that store. Not a good sign. I'm going to try and get to the Clarendon Apple store tonight......

    and what about the other items in the display!!!

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