It's an ad! It's a Segway! Two annoying things in one!
Unnecessary Segway Use #29: Advertising Medium.
There were two of these guys in Times Square today, promoting The Chelsea Handler Show on E! These segways are equipped with DVD players, plasma screens, and speakers.
Totally unnecessary... but pretty cool, for about a second. Then you realize that they're creating crowds on the already-tourist-cluttered sidewalks. Thanks, E!