To KLCC to que for the newly released NMD Human Race

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    adidas stan smith canada “This morning around 2 am, my friend went to KLCC to que for the newly released NMD Human Race, he waited until 6am where KLCC doors open and he could go in front of the store to que. Another [strong man] came and wanted to cut the que, my friend went a told him to go line up as it’s a “first come first serve” basis. In the end, the guy ended up punching my friend. What do you guys think? Went to hospital KL to check, My friends nose is broken. was told that the person who punch my friend came as a gang of 10-20 people, they were employed by a reseller to que.”