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Police send PlayStation line packing

Midnight sale halted for lack of a permit

By Hiawatha Bray
Globe Staff / November 17, 2006

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Hundreds of soggy videogame buffs were sent home by Boston police yesterday after waiting for hours in front of the Best Buy electronics store in Boston's Fenway neighborhood. The gamers had been hoping to be among the first to own Sony Corp.'s new PlayStation 3 videogame console, which the Best Buy store had promised to begin selling at midnight. (Full article: 365 words)

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