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Erose999 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Nov-22-11 01:11 PM
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46. I don't celebrate "Black Friday". I celebrate "Buy Nothing Day".
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  -I REFUSE TO SHOP ON FRIDAY! mzteris  Nov-21-11 06:16 PM   #0 
  - We all need to do that  MedleyMisty   Nov-21-11 06:17 PM   #1 
  - I avoid Black Friday like the Black Plague.  ThatsMyBarack   Nov-21-11 06:21 PM   #2 
  - My sentiments exactly.  Initech   Nov-21-11 06:40 PM   #12 
  - Me Too  ProfessorGAC   Nov-22-11 07:15 AM   #33 
  - I shop online to get what I really need...  Bryn   Nov-21-11 06:22 PM   #3 
  - When is a good day for you to shop  bigwillq   Nov-21-11 06:23 PM   #4 
  - What if you run out of stuff?  taterguy   Nov-21-11 06:25 PM   #5 
  - Then you buy more stuff, Francis!  madinmaryland   Nov-22-11 07:55 AM   #41 
     - Did you read the fucking OP? She's not buying anything Friday  taterguy   Nov-22-11 05:18 PM   #49 
  - my wife loves going...makes an outing of it with her friends  ProdigalJunkMail   Nov-21-11 06:25 PM   #6 
  - So do my Mom and her good pal  bigwillq   Nov-21-11 06:28 PM   #7 
     - I'm going with all my sisters and my nieces  malaise   Nov-21-11 06:32 PM   #8 
        - Have a good time.  bigwillq   Nov-21-11 06:33 PM   #10 
           - concur...have fun  ProdigalJunkMail   Nov-21-11 07:22 PM   #18 
           - I don't remember huge crowds in 2009  malaise   Nov-22-11 02:59 AM   #20 
           - It's always great fun  malaise   Nov-22-11 02:57 AM   #19 
  - I really don't know how anyone can  AsahinaKimi   Nov-21-11 06:33 PM   #9 
  - don't have plans...  handmade34   Nov-21-11 06:40 PM   #11 
  - Unless you decide not to shop at all regarding the non-holy-day season,  Lionessa   Nov-21-11 06:41 PM   #13 
  - Cyber Monday n/t  Earth_First   Nov-21-11 06:41 PM   #14 
  - I'm not shopping for Xmas gifts.  Texasgal   Nov-21-11 06:47 PM   #15 
  - Did it once. Never again. n/t  RebelOne   Nov-21-11 06:59 PM   #16 
  - I'll be boycotting while surrounded by nature  belcffub   Nov-21-11 06:59 PM   #17 
  - yeah because buying gifts for people is just so damn greedy!  TorchTheWitch   Nov-22-11 03:20 AM   #21 
  - +1, Agreed & Well Said!  Sherman A1   Nov-22-11 03:25 AM   #22 
  - it's a damn GOOD example  Skittles   Nov-22-11 04:51 AM   #26 
  - The point seems to have gone way too far over your head  lunatica   Nov-22-11 05:47 AM   #29 
     - WHAT principle?  TorchTheWitch   Nov-22-11 07:28 AM   #36 
        - Agreed.  HappyMe   Nov-22-11 07:41 AM   #40 
        - Opening the store at MIDNIGHT!  mzteris   Nov-22-11 05:06 PM   #47 
        - Not you  nadinbrzezinski   Nov-22-11 05:21 PM   #50 
        - LOL  redgiant   Nov-22-11 06:56 PM   #54 
  - I finished the last of my "shopping" Monday morning  csziggy   Nov-22-11 03:59 AM   #23 
  - You are a nasty evil person who will come to a very bad end!:}  whistler162   Nov-22-11 05:38 AM   #27 
     - Gift shopping is easy - one family doesn't exchange gifts  csziggy   Nov-22-11 01:10 PM   #45 
  - Shopping is good. Shopping is vital for jobs. n/t  deacon   Nov-22-11 04:41 AM   #24 
  - you couldn't pay me to shop with the greedy masses  Skittles   Nov-22-11 04:50 AM   #25 
  - I may go on Friday or Saturday to a local toy maker's  whistler162   Nov-22-11 05:43 AM   #28 
  - You can go a step further and stop doing Christmas entirely  lunatica   Nov-22-11 05:51 AM   #30 
  - Different Strokes,  RobinA   Nov-22-11 07:13 AM   #31 
  - I've never shopped on Black Friday. Not once. Ever  titaniumsalute   Nov-22-11 07:14 AM   #32 
  - I'm with you  Trailrider1951   Nov-22-11 07:16 AM   #34 
  - Wow! That looks great...  GreenArrow   Nov-22-11 06:51 PM   #53 
  - I have nine pounds of bulk chocolate  kentauros   Nov-22-11 07:27 AM   #35 
  - I hate the crowds.  GoCubsGo   Nov-22-11 07:30 AM   #37 
  - I'm proud to say...  rbnyc   Nov-22-11 07:31 AM   #38 
  - Hell, all I can think about is 5:00 on Wednesday afternoon  blueamy66   Nov-22-11 07:40 AM   #39 
  - hey Mzteris--how you doing???  dembotoz   Nov-22-11 08:04 AM   #42 
  - doing good...  mzteris   Nov-22-11 05:13 PM   #48 
  - I wish it was a simple matter of "refuse".  mwooldri   Nov-22-11 08:08 AM   #43 
  - I've recently seen media advertising for a Buy-Local movement  LanternWaste   Nov-22-11 08:11 AM   #44 
  - I don't celebrate "Black Friday". I celebrate "Buy Nothing Day".  Erose999   Nov-22-11 01:11 PM   #46 
  - I don't know if I will or not.  Wait Wut   Nov-22-11 05:23 PM   #51 
  - +1  Zorra   Nov-22-11 06:07 PM   #52 
 

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