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Japan is being lashed by a deadly typhoon that has forced a half-million people from their homes in advance of its torrential rains, but there are a handful of lucky fanbois who are riding it out in the Apple Store in Tokyo's tony Ginza district. Not to make light of the deadly seriousness that is Typhoon Man-yi, but in addition …

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Anonymous Coward

There's no retard like an apple retard.

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They've got something rotten in their very core.

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Small favors

At least they had a shower before they came into the store

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Sad commentary on humanity

I would say 'iDiots', but there's way too many people in the grip of consumerism, ready to risk life and health for any new new trinket, to single these fanbois out.

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Re: Sad commentary on humanity

Nerts, that one got past me.

Can someone at El Reg polish that first 'new' up there?

It was supposed to be shiny.

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Trollface

"Hey, who says Apple doesn't care about its customers?"

Must... Resist... Urge... To... Comment...

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FAIL

I think you chose the wrong icon....

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Coat

"half-dozen safe in Ginza retail shrine"

Almost like in the UK... When the road flooded here a while ago, a few people took refuge in the local pasty shop - the headline ran...

"Half-dozen safe in Ginster retail shrine"

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