Elderly Man Drives into Chicago Apple Store

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  1. Drewski macrumors regular

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    I guess I'll have to reschedule my One-to-One appointment.

    First in line for iPhone 5s?

    Please, caption this better than me. I've been working all weekend and I'm beat.

    I've sat at that table many times for various workshops. At least the driver took out that video display. They always had problems with it during the workshops. Hopefully the new one works better.

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  2. APlotdevice macrumors 68040

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    It's a wonder why so many stores still don't have those concrete pillar guards in front to prevent this sort of thing.
     
  3. rei101 macrumors 6502a

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    They will now.
     
  4. Arran macrumors 68040

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    And what gorgeous pillars they'll be!
     
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  6. ybz90 macrumors 6502a

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    That's nuts, I was just there this afternoon.
     
  7. Arcsylver macrumors member

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    Elderly Man Drives into Apple Store

    This just happened here in Chicagoland.

    http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/...tore-in-lincoln-park-20130113,0,5322777.story

     
  8. cheezeit macrumors 6502

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    Guess there's beginning to have demand for a drive through window ;)
     
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  10. Chundles macrumors G4

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    It's not his fault. He was driving a Lincoln and its called Lincoln Park. That's where you park your Lincoln.
     
  11. likemyorbs macrumors 68000

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    "Well how was I supposed to know there was a store there?! Back in my day walls were made of brick, not glass!"
     
  12. fiddlestyx macrumors 6502

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    Its just the old man's first step in robbing the place.
     
  13. cheezeit macrumors 6502

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    maybe he got tired of the apple vs oranges analogy and said screw apple! oranges FTW!
     
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  15. Tomorrow macrumors 604

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    It's a sad time we live in when it's easier for the elderly to get a car than to get the help they so desperately need.
     
  16. rhett7660 macrumors G3

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    Yeah but it got him there..... literally in the store! At least that part worked.
     
  17. yg17 macrumors G5

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    Not if his destination wasn't the Apple Store ;)
     
  18. OnceYouGoMac macrumors 6502

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    Maybe he knew those tables were part of the One to One training area and he had a grudge against it and felt like driving into it. Sounds daft but that's just my opinion :p Oh well, at least the One to One members can go somewhere else or maybe even have lives for a change :D
     

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