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$1,500 Bugaboo Donkey Stroller Sparks "Global Frenzy"

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For $60 a ticket, you can attend the launch of Bugaboo's new Donkey stroller, and for $1,500, you can buy the thing—or at least get put on the waiting list. The draw is that you can fit more kids than you could with just a normal stroller—it transforms from a one-seater to a two, and kids can sit facing each other—and NY Daily News has compared it to everything from "the 'Rolls-Royce' of strollers" to a Tickle Me Elmo. Judging by the response so far, to say that city moms are excited would be a vast understatement; Bugaboo Americas President Kari Boiler commented that "one mother even told us she'd put off having a second child until after the launch!"—Tiffany Yannetta
· $1,500 Bugaboo Donkey Launch Has Parents Excitedly Lining Up for "Rolls-Royce" of Baby Strollers [NY Daily News]