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Old 11-28-2009, 10:39 AM
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Just went out for a few necessary items, not for shopping due to Black Friday. I live in a small community, but the stores were very busy and shopping carts very full. Not sure how in this economy people are affording to shop for insignificant items and "junk". We are a credit card nation, debt just a part of "normal" life for so many. That mentality has caught on with the government as well, spend, spend even if we don't have it.
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Old 11-28-2009, 05:44 PM
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Originally Posted by iamnoteddie View Post
I have a rule.Well actually more than one.This rule states,...I will never wait on line to spend money.(*more than 5 minutes)
I like that.

I usually don't shop when the stores are busy. Today we had to go out...I was dreading it, but it wasn't to bad.

Not being a big shopper, I think I've only done the BF thing twice, both times invited by girlfriends, and it was more like girls a day out than the crazy shopping. We didn't do the 4am stuff.
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Old 11-28-2009, 06:36 PM
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Originally Posted by Texas User View Post
Lot of people will be brainwashed and jump the bandwagon. They will sleep overnight to get the vouchers for that big screen TV.

You can still get a deal of a lifetime if you get there early. Definately worth it if you are buying a big ticket item.
No, it's not.

Stressing myself out over all the idiots surrounding me and/or getting trampled is not worth a piece of electronics.
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