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Wednesday, July 2, 2008

Let's get pumped up

So last night I stopped by ye olde Targét to see if, by chance, they had any Fits in. They didn't and the guy said that they probably wouldn't for another two weeks. I knew this was BS, but went about my shopping and went home.

Then last night, I did a search on the Targét site and found that the thing was no longer even showing as an item. Strange, huh?

So this morning, when my alarm went off, I woke up, checked my email, and then decided to check out the Targét site again. Bingo! "Available"

I showered, ironed, got ready for work, and zipped up to the store breaking every traffic law along the way. I figured, there was a line the past two times they had the damned things, so I was going to beat the line.

7:30am: Me, standing alone in front of Targét looking like a 'tard.
7:45am: Still alone, decide to call J and find out if the site is still saying available or maybe by some chance I was sleep-surfing and imagined it to be. Nope, still says available.
8:01am: Still alone, they open the store and I make a beeline for the back of the store.
8:01.30am: Standing in front of display, 3 wii fits in the case...Locked! I press the "help" button.
8:03am: Targét "team member" shows up and unlocks the case, "I didn't know we had these."
8:04am: Walk out with Wii Fit in hand, drop off at house, and then head to the bus stop.
8:45am: Standing in line at Starbucks waiting for a double-mocha.

Yeah, I'm a 'tard, but at least I have one now.


Bee: "i want a wii so bad i can taste it =\"

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At 7/02/2008 10:07 AM, Blogger honeykbee's whiny, bitch-ass comment is...

How many times did you push that button? I would have been trying to pop it like a zit! Please tell me you bought all three... for redistribution??

Also, thanks for the random shout out =) you are zee best

At 7/02/2008 10:42 AM, Blogger naechstehaltestelle's whiny, bitch-ass comment is...

Does it actually help you lose weight? You gotta tell me!!!

At 7/02/2008 11:05 AM, Blogger Scott's whiny, bitch-ass comment is...

Well, just trying to get one was a workout, so I would say yes. :)

At 7/04/2008 12:34 AM, Blogger ayem8y's whiny, bitch-ass comment is...

Wow, finely honed shopping technique you got there! I bet when you make up your mind about something, then nothing gets in your way. Such determination must be awesome to behold.

At 7/04/2008 9:30 AM, Blogger Scott's whiny, bitch-ass comment is...

Shopping is like hunting for me. It's all about the thrill of the kill. :)


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