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02

Dec

Man gives away almost all his belongings in reaction to Black Friday frenzyThe contents of Brian Bagnall’s house were cleaned out in just a few hours.

Man gives away almost all his belongings in reaction to Black Friday frenzy
The contents of Brian Bagnall’s house were cleaned out in just a few hours.

23

Nov

10 freaky facts about Black FridayAs you head out into the madness, may the odds be ever in your favor. (And these bits of trivia may come in handy as you stand in line.)

10 freaky facts about Black Friday
As you head out into the madness, may the odds be ever in your favor. (And these bits of trivia may come in handy as you stand in line.)

22

Nov

Target given 190,000 Black Friday protest signaturesThe petitions were the result of an effort by an employee who said the store’s decision to advance its opening time interfered with family gatherings.

Target given 190,000 Black Friday protest signatures
The petitions were the result of an effort by an employee who said the store’s decision to advance its opening time interfered with family gatherings.

17

Nov

Buy Nothing Day: A boost for your budgetIf you’re stressed about your holiday budget or concerned about overconsumption then Buy Nothing Day is for you.

Buy Nothing Day: A boost for your budget
If you’re stressed about your holiday budget or concerned about overconsumption then Buy Nothing Day is for you.

10

Nov

Wal-mart moves Black Friday to Thanksgiving nightThe retailer’s Black Friday will start at 10 p.m. on Thanksgiving rather than waiting until the wee hours of Friday for the traditional start time.

Wal-mart moves Black Friday to Thanksgiving night
The retailer’s Black Friday will start at 10 p.m. on Thanksgiving rather than waiting until the wee hours of Friday for the traditional start time.

25

Nov

Black Friday = Buy Nothing Day

Take part in this 24-hour fast from consumer culture.