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    Do you plan on shopping on Black Friday?

    Do you shop on Black Friday? Or, do you bury your head in the sand and avoid all the craziness? Why? Why not?

    Black Friday is a term for the Friday after Thanksgiving in the United States, which is the beginning of the traditional Christmas shopping season. Because Thanksgiving falls on the fourth Thursday in November in the United States, Black Friday occurs between the 23rd and the 29th of November. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Black_Friday_(shopping)
    I am never a big fan of shopping, let alone on a day when a zillion people are out doing the same thing, but I am pretty tempted to shop online this year: http://blackfriday2009sale.info

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    No way.

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    as soon as the internet provided me with a mob-free way to deal with holiday shopping, i have never looked back.

    i worked a few years in mall retail. i am scarred for life. so, to answer the question i am burying my head in the sand.
    "Today is a black day in the history of mankind."

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    I never show on black friday, I spend the whole day usually deer and bear hunting.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Sava700 View Post
    I never show on black friday, I spend the whole day usually deer and bear hunting.
    The deer make sense, but why bear?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Humboldt View Post
    The deer make sense, but why bear?
    You ever taste bear? It is YUM!!!

    My cousin in law goes during the season around here and I've never taken him up on the offer. I've been on deer hunts, never on a bear one.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Humboldt View Post
    The deer make sense, but why bear?
    because its there?

    If I have a big enough one run by me I'll take it down, bear meat is pretty darn good.

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    nope never
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    Quote Originally Posted by happyday999 View Post
    Do you shop on Black Friday? Or, do you bury your head in the sand and avoid all the craziness? Why? Why not?



    I am never a big fan of shopping, let alone on a day when a zillion people are out doing the same thing, but I am pretty tempted to shop online this year: http://blackfriday2009sale.info
    I never do,like was said,I will shop,but ONLY from the calm comfort of my home online.
    I will not put up with the lines and parking and just general rudeness.

    besides,I am almost done with my gift shopping already.

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    Hell no.

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    Quote Originally Posted by CableDude View Post
    Hell no.
    Would you rather go to work or shop on black Friday?

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    Quote Originally Posted by 24giovanni View Post
    Would you rather go to work or shop on black Friday?
    Hmmmm....

    If I knew that boss was not going to be in then work.

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    Quote Originally Posted by CableDude View Post
    Hell no.

    I heard Brunettes Anonymous is doing a strip dance at the local mall at 4am.
    Sliding down the banister of life ..........................

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    My wife plans on getting up early and stepping out into that insanity. She asked me if I wanted to go, I wished her good luck and told her to wake me up when she gets home.

    As you may have already guessed, my answer was “are you nuts, no way!”.
    Sliding down the banister of life ..........................

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    80 GB Intel G2 SSDs at NewEgg for $214. Make it your boot drive and you'll be hooked.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Burke View Post
    80 GB Intel G2 SSDs at NewEgg for $214. Make it your boot drive and you'll be hooked.
    still too expensive, I'll wait till that one is say down to around 1$/gig

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    Quote Originally Posted by RoundEye View Post
    I heard Brunettes Anonymous is doing a strip dance at the local mall at 4am.
    Hmmm....

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    Quote Originally Posted by CableDude View Post
    Hmmm....
    You going to eat at this place Black Friday CD?

    http://www.cbsnews.com/video/watch/?id=5764397n

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    Quote Originally Posted by Sava700 View Post
    You going to eat at this place Black Friday CD?

    http://www.cbsnews.com/video/watch/?id=5764397n

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