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November 28, 2008

Your Turn: Black Friday



Lot of issues incapsulated here, including consumerism; the economy; the Wal-Mart trampling. I’m interested in what these say to you.

Bargain Hunting on Bleak Friday WAPO

Wal-Mart Employee Trampled to Death (NYT)

‘Buy Nothing Day’ a sign of the times? (CNET)

(image: Gerald Martineau-The Washington Post. caption: Shoppers burst through the doors at the Wal-Mart in Fair Lakes Center when the store opened at 5 a.m. Friday morning)

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