I'm always wary of stories labels as "true story" but if this is true, this guy really wanted an iPhone:
A Gizmodo reader underwent a vasectomy to get an Apple iPhone, following his wife's orders after a road trip with his kids to Boise, Idaho. But fear not, dear readers-with-your-manly-parts-still-intact, because his amazing tale of heroic Apple fandom doesn't include any Bobbit-style genital violence. Keep reading to know why and the —strange— happy finish.
How far would you go to get the gadget of your dreams?
How far would I go? I'm not sure, but one thing that I am certain of is that I wouldn't go that far.