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I Waited In Line For Something Stupid

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    Omdz the other week there was around 100+ people

    who waited OVERNIGHT for a small grocery store to open!!, but yeah one time I waited in line once to buy an orange and I don't even like em that much.
    MixedJayy MixedJayy 16-17, F Apr 9

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    Next Line Maybe I Will Get Something Authentic This Time

    To listen to your endless bullshitttt, really as if i haven't heard that before?
    indigowitch indigowitch 22-25, F Aug 3, 2013

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    I Always Wait In Line For Some...

    I always wait in line for something stupid! If it seems appealing to me its gonna have to be done! When i was at my friends hen night at the willows a couple of years ago! Trevor (the lil guy off x factor last year n then this year!) was performing n i queued so i could get a...
    sazead sazead 22-25, F Apr 15, 2007

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    Whenever It Was That the Movie Debuted In the 1970s, ...

    ...the movie theater which usually had one short line outside at the ticket window now had velvet ropes set up to form the two lines of people standing there. I've always loved astronaut and cosmonaut space travel, and they made such a big deal over "Star Wars" that i decided to...
    eleanorssong eleanorssong 56-60, F Aug 25, 2012

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    Not stupid though, a Rammstein concert is NOT

    stupid!! Me and my friend waited outside the arena for 3 days and 2 nights in the winter. He actually had a seat ticket though so he just sympathize queued with me (I had a standing ticket). We came there on Wednesday morning and the concert was on Friday night. The first other...
    GSSB GSSB 18-21, F Jun 23

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    Movies

    i waited in line for "no escape"   for the first time.   i had no idea after i watched it why there was a line for tickets.    WHOAH that movie threw chunks!  
    samhain samhain 46-50, F Oct 15, 2007

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    I Will Not Light This In the Store!

    When I was in college I had a 3hr Lab class every Friday. I'm a smoker, so by the time class let out I thought I was going to die from a nicotine fit. When I went to light my life saving Marlboro I was very disappointed to find out I had no lighter. I searched in the glove box...
    Luci Luci 21-25, F 6 Responses Sep 16, 2007

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    Gone For Good.

    Date: Friday, January 25, 2013, 10:54 AM Hi I’ve checked your orders. Order 27757 is for pre-order. Estimated delivery will be in about 1-2 weeks after payment. - well, that will be my 2nd and last i promise you. cannot deliver on time, never inform before hand, and if goods...
    Jan 24, 2013

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    Iphone

    I waited in line for a stupid Iphone for five hours, it was so worth it. I love it still today!
    jeanne5l jeanne5l 61-65 1 Response Nov 15, 2008

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    ...Hehe...

    Well....ok, so I wouldn't call it stupid...but alot of people may, especially realizing how LONG i spent in line... Saturday Novemer 28th, 2006 10:00pm - Me and my friend set up camp outside our local EBGames, yes...that's right...the Nintendo Wii launch line...we spent...10...
    7HIR7YS3V3N 7HIR7YS3V3N 18-21, M 1 Response Apr 13, 2007

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    Waiting At the Hospital For Nothing

    I was severely depressed last week.  It was so bad  that I went to the hospital.  I waited there  for four hours, just for the nurse to tell me I had to go to the psychiatric hospital.  The psych hospital said they don't do outpatient care and sent me to...
    stickyvinylguy stickyvinylguy 31-35, M 2 Responses Dec 5, 2007

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    Im waiting stupidly for sb

    who never knows how much he means to me... Just wait and wait Sometimes I got tired of comforting maself that he could come
    LeakkhenaKL LeakkhenaKL 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 19

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    Wasting Time With Customer Service

    I have been trying to get proper customer service from my neighborhood Kroger store for 8 years. It began with improper grocery packing.  I got home and found raw hamburger and raw lettuce and raw fruit in the same bag.  Another bag contained raw chicken and bananas...
    zilphia zilphia 51-55 3 Responses Sep 12, 2008

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    A Hot Dog At Pinks In Hollywood

    It tasted like a decent hot dog. Not a wait-in-a-two-hour-long-line hot dog. Do not waste your life in the Pink's line. You will never get that time back.
    EPKate EPKate 26-30, F 2 Responses Jun 7, 2010

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    Meh.

    Unfortunately I've been in one of those "Free Cone Day" lines at Ben & Jerry.  Forty-five minutes for a scoop of sorbet... just wasn't thinking that day.
    museofallsoup museofallsoup 26-30, F 3 Responses Apr 23, 2007

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    I Waited In Line For A Crappy Water Park Ride

    I spent like one and a half hours in line, wet, with mosquitoes biting me, for a stupid "scary" water park "ride" that was nothing but strobe lights and dark tunnels. And to make life better, I puked when I got out. Worst experience ever!
    Sardius Sardius 16-17 Jul 6, 2013

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    Spiderman three. Amazing Spiderman 2 (had

    so much potential). The Dark Knight Rises...
    Bongopanda Bongopanda 16-17, M Jun 13

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    Yeah.... Not So Much

    I waited in line forever to see Titanic, and not only was I not entertained... but I had to sit on the floor for the entire film because they over sold tickets....  stupid titanic
    Amastacia Amastacia 26-30, F 3 Responses Feb 13, 2010

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    The Lab Assistant

    Dear,, mr.T ,, dont you know that i just stalk you and..yeah, at 2nd,,no,, 3rd,no,,4th. Noo, n-th times I make my tears rolling down my face.Really want you to know that,, I want to give you a part of what I have,,yeah, you deserve it more than I do,,I dont know, why just it...
    ddangkochimp ddangkochimp 22-25, F Oct 9, 2013

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    Coke Machines

    So by now most people have heard of those new coke machines where you can choose your drink and flavor and all that good stuff,seems simple enough right? Wrong for these people. So me and my friend were waiting in line for the coke machine and we weren't paying attention so we...
    Pajamapantsperson Pajamapantsperson 16-17, F Jun 29, 2013

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    Portaloos At Waterloo

    I waited in line for a portaloo at the reenactment of the Battle of Waterloo for over an hour, at 4 in the morning. In the end, it turned out to be a female toilet and I realised I was surrounded by women. Too dark to tell unless you looked closely. So I did what any responsible...
    Lennon19 Lennon19 22-25, M Jan 1, 2013

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    In 2010 I waited in a 4 hour long line to see

    the first screening of AVATAR, I even missed a day of school for it lol
    himynameishikari himynameishikari 16-17, F Jul 25

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    Six Flags Ride

    I waited in line something like 2 hours, maybe more, to go on the new Batman ride at Six Flags (the one in Gurnee, IL). I was with my daughter and son-in-law, thank God, but a major part of the wait was in a room with awful, loud music that made it hard to talk. When we finally...
    Aeolosoma Aeolosoma 56-60, F 1 Response Aug 13, 2008

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    Experience At A Record Shop

    Yes I went to a record shop and waited in line for ''Something Stupid," that was back in the 1960's. Eventually I got to the front of the queue. I paid my money and I then had in my hands, a shiny new copy of Frank Sinatra's lated disc, which he recorded with his daughter Nancy...
    davidXGB davidXGB 46-50 May 14, 2013

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    Waited For Hours For Britney Spears

    Back in high school, in the late 90's, I waited for hours and hours under the rain for Britney Spears when she came to visit Toronto. I even got really sick afterwards and barely even got to get a glimpse of her. People were stopping their cars and asking us what were we waiting...
    bigspender1981 bigspender1981 26-30, F 6 Responses Jul 9, 2009

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    Ninja Turtles

    Yes as bad as I hate to admit it, I waited in line for almost an hour so my son could get his picture made with a Ninja Turtle. And when we finally did get up to see him, my son precedes to step in front of the turtle so you can't even see him lol. Needless to say my son was...
    jacee1960 jacee1960 51-55, F 5 Responses Jul 23, 2011

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    I Rember This One Time

    i rember this one time when i was 11 me and my family went to salue and i waited in line for 2 hours for a ride that lasted 1 minute  it wa sso stupid but ah i was young hehe
    geraghty geraghty 13-15, F Sep 8, 2008

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    Waiting...waiting...waiting...ugh!

    So before I adopted Tyler, my husband and I went to Disney World. We were waiting for this ride call Stitch's Great Escape, and when we finally got to the ride part of it, the ride didn't qualify for an actual ride! It didn't move! Shouldn't have spent 5 minutes in line for...
    Boopadroop Boopadroop 18-21, F 3 Responses Nov 6, 2012

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    I Didn't Know It'd Be Stupid

    To make a long story short, the planetarium announced they'd let people watch the transit of Venus live and free... i.e. check out their telescope. I waited in line with my sis for about 2 hours and all we (and everyone else in line) got to see was 10 seconds of this "educational...
    Nekoe Nekoe 22-25, F Nov 11, 2013

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    Hungry

    Today two of my colleagues invited me to have lunch with them. We have a cafeteria in this building, but there is a bigger and much better one in a building close by. I chose a good thick pea soup, a bottle of water, and an omelette with cheese and ham and then waited in line for...
    sweetmeisje sweetmeisje 26-30, F 4 Responses Dec 13, 2011

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    You Don't Understand!

    Waiting in line behind two groups of families in the 10 items or less isle. Obviously they had over 30 items. I got stressed and made a scene.I think what I was mad about is the store didn't seem to care. It's like I could see myself mammoths drama and I was helpless in doing...
    setinstoneBB setinstoneBB 36-40, M 1 Response Jul 27, 2012

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    Waves Hand Yelling....i Have, I Have!!

    Well, haven't we all stood in a line to get something stupid!  Actually, it fun!!  You get to talk to strangers who are waiting in the line with you, for the same stupid thing, you just have to have!  :-)
    PeedeeDog PeedeeDog 12919 2 Responses Nov 4, 2008

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    Midnight Wasn'T Worth It

    In August 2012 the hunger games DVD was being released at midnight at some Walmarts in my area. I went with 3 friends who were obsessed with this movie, and I tagged along as the midnight release was supposed to be a "party" and have "freebies, fun, and more"... So we show up to...
    myfriendemily myfriendemily 16-17, F Jul 19, 2013

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    Lame

    If there is a line, no matter what its for, I'm usually standing in it. The worst memory that comes to mind for me is that I've waited in line for the first Pokemon movie. Like for hours!!!
    MoroccoMole MoroccoMole 22-25, M 1 Response Sep 7, 2012

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    18 and Under Club

    I once stood in the freezing weather for 2 hours to get into an 18 and under club....it turned out to be packed with gross sweaty boys who try to grope you....stupid but atleast I learned a lesson: Ignorance of somethings is great wisdom
    nemisay nemisay 21-25, F 1 Response Jun 30, 2007

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    Love

    I waited for a guy to love me for 8 yrs.... let me correct that, I AM WAITING.
    Mtowngrl901 Mtowngrl901 22-25 Jun 30, 2013

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    Longest Wait In Line

    I waited in line during the 80's for Prince's PurpleRain concert. My friend Sandy and her 4 year old daughter stood in line on our day off for 4 hours to get concert tickets. Yes, we did eventually get the 10 tickets for all our friends and co workers, to see the concert. It was...
    1958Funwife 1958Funwife 51-55, F 1 Response Feb 17, 2012

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    Coffee

    I once waited in a Black Friday line to get into target just for a cup of coffee. I had to be at work a jc Penney right after anyway.
    Fireflower352 Fireflower352 31-35, F Oct 3, 2013

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    Guys Get It

    Last night I had to wait on line to use the mens bathroom
    iLovePancakes iLovePancakes 26-30, M Jul 1, 2012

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    My Experience...

    My latest wait was for a movie haha. I was lined up 4 hours early for the first screening of The Avengers. No one else got there until 30 minutes before the movie... Man did I feel stupid haha
    Spartan1801 Spartan1801 16-17, M 2 Responses Apr 28, 2012

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    jasondes jasondes 31-35 2 Responses May 24, 2010

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    Cornerstone '07

    I was at the Cornerstone Music Festival. Every time I could, I'd get my CDs autographed by the bands. August Burns Red, a good band but among my favorites, had just finished their set, so I ran over to the merch table to get my CD signed. I got all the members except the drummer...
    raphenroch raphenroch 22-25, M Jul 23, 2013

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    I Waited In Line For...

    i waited in a line that went all the way down the block for a show they oversold the tickets to and left half the audience stuck outside with no way to get in!! lines suck.
    distendedsilvertrails distendedsilvertrails 18-21, F Jul 3, 2008

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    himynameishikari himynameishikari 16-17, F Jul 24

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    One Of The Many Things I Waited In Line For

    A friend and I decided that along with our travel and music obsessions, we were going to add one more thing; Twilight. We had read all four books and when the date had been set for the first movie to come out we bought our tickets WEEKS in advance. As sad as it is we were...
    skylarhope25 skylarhope25 22-25, F 4 Responses Jun 11, 2010

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    I Waited In Line For Something Stupid

    Ok,so were at bush gardens right and it's October and were waiting in line for a haunted house and I waited for like 2 hours and we reached a sigh that said 1 hour wait and we were half way there but the park closed in half an hour. Well ****! So yeah wasted 2 hours for something...
    DEXTER134 DEXTER134 13-15, M Jan 16, 2013

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    I Waited

    I waited in line for my rifle I waited in line for my paycheque I waited in line for sleeping bags I waited in line for rope I waited in line for gun tape I waited in line for food I waited in line to sign in for attendance I waited in line for new uniforms I waited in line for...
    cs15A cs15A 36-40, M 2 Responses Apr 1, 2013

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    Was Just A Fool

    I've always waited in line to get closer to god, and lost from my rubbish life years and years to improve my spirit and improve my place to god, I was just such a fool
    alifehater alifehater 18-21, M Oct 7, 2012

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    Last Summer...

    i went to visit family in new york and new jersey..our last saturday there, me and my sisters and cousins went shopping...my youngest sister loooves A&F......ugh...anyway...she made all of us wait to get in the store.....we waited an hr. just to get in....never again.....but the...
    jai300 jai300 22-25, F Jun 2, 2012

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    Wasting Time With Customer Service

    I have been trying to get proper customer service from my neighborhood Kroger store for 8 years. It began with improper grocery packing.  I got home and found raw hamburger and raw lettuce and raw fruit in the same bag.  Another bag contained raw chicken and bananas...
    zilphia zilphia 51-55 2 Responses Sep 12, 2008

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    An Autograph

    I had gone shopping with a couple of friends and some random band was doing some autograph signing at one of the stores. It was one of our local bands (not a very good one...) but they were desperate for the autograph cos the guys were pretty cute. And since I was going back to...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jun 3, 2008

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    I Waited...

    For a free t-shirt , it took about an hour not that long but still...
    5leafclover 5leafclover 22-25, F Mar 17, 2013

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    Spuds Mackenzie

    My story is, it's about 1987, I'm 15 and on vacation in Kauai with my mother. There are ads all over the island about Spuds MacKenzie being at a local bar for an appearance. At the time, Spuds was big, and I had a lot of Spuds stuff. I couldn't drink, but I loved Spuds as the Bud...
    phatdog phatdog 36-40, M 5 Responses Sep 10, 2011

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