Received email from Verizon Wireless today:
Important information about your iPhone 4S order.
Congratulations and thank you for your iPhone 4S order. We know that you are
anxiously awaiting the arrival of your new phone.
Due to the volume of orders received, your iPhone may not be shipped as scheduled
on 12/16 and your order could be delayed. We will continue to keep you informed with
further updates including a new shipping date.
We apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused. We recognize that you
have a choice in wireless service and thank you for choosing Verizon Wireless