Happy Corporate Holidays, America!
Never mind early-bird specials. Night-owl deals may now define Black Friday.
Retailers, jockeying for sales amid forecasts of tepid growth, opened their doors as early as 9 p.m. Thursday. And consumers, despite pessimism about the economy, came out in droves. Read more….
Black Friday sales start with pepper spray stampede. 2011 will be the year of Pepper Spray
Black Friday mayhem: Shootings, pepper spray
Black Friday violence: 2 shot in armed robberies, 15 others pepper-sprayed
On my other blog:
>> Black Friday Crowd Rushing into Urban Outfitters
>> Video: Black Friday Shopper’s Rage Pepper Spray Attack At WalMart
>> Black Friday Rush vs. Occupy Protest
Budget-minded shoppers will be racing for bargains at ever-earlier hours while the rich mostly will not be bothering to leave home.
Black Friday FIGHT at Walmart $2 Waffle Maker
>> Man Dies on Black Friday; Shoppers Unfazed
It happened at Target in the Southridge Shopping Center in South Charleston about 12:15 a.m. Friday.
>> Black Friday 2011: The Violence Continues
Black Friday took a turn for the worse this year as shoppers in stores around the country resorted to fighting, shooting and even pepper-spraying their way to the most coveted deals.
THE MADNESS OF A LOST SOCIETY