Apple Creates New Job Category: Professional, Like, Line-WaitersSubmitted by emalvini on Fri, 09/21/2012 - 18:13
Apple Creates New Job Category: Professional, Like, Line-Waiters
Submitted by Tyler Durden on 09/21/2012 11:36 -0400
Some have argued that iPhone 5 will single-handedly save the world's economy (as we 'discussed' here) and indeed it seems an entire new category of employment has been created thanks to the pathetic desperation of so many needing the new 'old' iPhone. As Bloomberg BusinessWeek reports, among the thousands of people expected to wait for hours outside of Apple's stores today, at least a couple hundred of them will be paid just to stand there. TaskRabbit appears to be the pre-emptive winner in 'arranging' these 'waiting-in-line' deals as one 'queuer' stated "I am a professional line waiter."