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Did you know that November 29th was Buy Nothing Day?

So the day after Black Friday was Buy Nothing Day, the day when we are asked to hide our credit cards, stay away from the high street and internet sites and ask ourselves whether we really need that pair of shoes or new smart TV. 138 more words

Chapter 01

Shop Independent in Urmston

Black Friday has arrived in the UK, bringing scenes of near-riot as ardent consumers flood into supermarkets in furious mobs,  knocking each other to the floor in the dash for a ‘bargain’.  580 more words

Shop Independent

T'was the month before Christmas

T’was the month before Christmas,

And throughout the nations stores,

There were people pushing and shoving,

Trying to break down the doors.

Elbowing one another, with shouts and screams, 612 more words


A Buy Nothing Day interlude

Along with Thanksgiving, Americans also celebrate another holiday with a dark side: Black Friday.

If you live in North America, you probably already know that Black Friday is one of the biggest shopping days of the year, and the kickoff to the Christmas shopping season. 309 more words

A Cheater's Guide To NaNoWriMo

Christmas Markets and Black Friday: the Christmas shopping frenzy has begun

Yesterday saw the start of our annual Christmas Market in Bath. The market has been running for well over ten years and now has 180 stalls comprised of local businesses and craftspeople. 454 more words

Second Hand

How He Loves

Good morning. It is Friday, the day after Thanksgiving, November 28, 2014.

Did you know that, in 2010, a Canadian man rescued a baby from a dumpster, only to find out that he was the father? 1,724 more words


Let's Make Black Friday Nicer For Everybody

The turkey coma has worn off, the stretchy leggings have come on, and another Thanksgiving is in the books. The Christmas season is officially upon us, and you know what that means: buying stuff. 1,502 more words