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    Exclamation The Countdown Begins

    Got your game face on? Credit card ready? Computer on standby? All hopped up on Mountain Dew? Were only hours away from possibly the biggest pre-order in Verizon history. As a Verizon customer im very excited. I can say that I have been waiting on this day since the iPhone launch. But, are the servers going to crash? If your excited about this thing as much as I am, then throw your comment in here. Talk about what you think is going to happen, what you hope is going to happen, and general excitement. 18 hours/30 Minutes and counting people!!!
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    cant wait, have 2 alarms set for 2:30am
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    wondering if anyone knows if you can start the checkout process before 3, or can you not even start that before the time??
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    hmmm I'm gunna be studying for my Genetics exam thats at 8AM the next day... sacrifice lol.

    If the servers crash I'm gunna get mad!!!
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    Those servers better not crash. Ill be mad enough to be up at 3am just to have that happen, lol.
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    i plan on staying up but in case i fall asleep i got my alarm set
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    i probably wont even be able to sleep...if that happens i'll just play black ops until its time to order..
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    True that, my alarms are ready to go. My wife is probably going to shoot me in the face for having an alarm set that early.

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    15 hours/40 minutes!
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    The weather is so bad here I had a dream or rather nightmare that our power went off & I couldn't order online. I have been waiting for this day for years. 2 alarms set, but probably won't be able to sleep anyway. Hope all goes well for everybody!!!
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    I am SOOO excited, I have waited too long for the iPhone. I cannot wait for 3AM I won't be able to sleep either so I think I am going to have to go with the BlackOps idea haha.
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    My evening is all plotted out....

    Get home from work around 6:16-6:30PM, have dinner, play with the kiddies, hang with the family until around 10:30-11 PM. Probably have a later cup od coffee then normal to stay up

    Go downstairs to the office, boot up the laptop and keep it on the Verizon website ready to go.

    Turn on the XBox and TV and download the new maps for Black Ops, text my cousins to get on, and play until around 2:55AM. Turn off Xbox console, and sit at my Laptop until the site is ready and the order is completed and confirmed.

    The hope? First and foremost that everything goes nice and smooth, no problems, no outages, that transaction completes without a hitch. The second hope? That my confirmation reads that it will arrive on the 4th

    Then......wait in happy anticipation for my iPhone to arrive
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    I am ready as well. And tonight i get to go through the order process twice to order mine and my wifes as well so with my luck i'll get through it once and the 2nd time it will be sold out
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    Im excited for you folks! Welcome to the best phone out there!
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    I am just worried that it will be like ordering concert tickets.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Garz View Post
    Im excited for you folks! Welcome to the best phone out there!
    EXTREMELY excited to join in
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    I am completely done with blackberry, ive been waiting for the iPhone forever and almost made the switch to AT&T
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    My wife and I were blessed with our second child recently. And Don't Tell her but I have slowly but surely adjusted my Daughter feeding time to be the natural alarm clock. And since I have fed her all day why my rests and slept during the day, I will be able to be order my Iphone 4 in peace.
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    I was originally going to sleep until 2:45am but now I feel as though I may stay awake, I feel like a little kid at Christmas!
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    Alarm set for 2:45am. Verizon website is open. credit card and gift card is out and ready. Only decision I still have left to make is 16gb or 32gb.
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    Seems like everyone is on the east coast...I'm here in the west coast California and i'll be ordering my iPhone at 12am. That's 5hrs and 36minutes from now. Oh yea
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    Im in CO. Ill be up til 1am. Not bad since Im usually up late anyway. Cant wait
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    I wish it were 12 for me. The idea of waking up at 2:45 and trying to go back to sleep in order to be at my office at 7:30 is someone unappealing... Oh well, the greater good!!!
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    Quote Originally Posted by ganthonyv View Post
    Seems like everyone is on the east coast...I'm here in the west coast California and i'll be ordering my iPhone at 12am. That's 5hrs and 36minutes from now. Oh yea
    southern cal girl here so I will be up at midnight too. I didn't decide til a few hours ago to preorder tonight...was gonna wait til the 9th and show up Verizon and camp out, then I was gonna preorder on the 9th and wait in line on the 10th but after reading all the forums I decided I should give myself the best chance at getting the phone and just preorder tonight. hopefully my vacation day is approved so I can at least be home for the delivery. good luck to us all
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    Has anyone confirmed a ship date yet???? I also will be up with coffee in hand at 3am bc I'm not going back to sleep I have class at 730am.......can't leaving my droid x for it!!!!
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    Quote Originally Posted by rich13er View Post
    Alarm set for 2:45am. Verizon website is open. credit card and gift card is out and ready. Only decision I still have left to make is 16gb or 32gb.
    32... Made the choice launch day back in July ... Glad I picked 32 ... Worth every bit of the extra $100
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