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I just don't understand Black Friday. I don't understand why it now starts on Thursday night, and I don't understand the allure of getting those deals. I mean, you do realize that a lot of stores probably hike up the prices a few days before and then mark them back down so that fabulous deal you're getting is really the same price it would have been a couple of weeks ago, right? And you do realize that the only thing you're probably guaranteed of obtaining today is a shopping bag's worth of germs, don't you? Yeah, enjoy that.
As for me, if I have to shop, I prefer to do as much as possible online. And I've spent all week shopping for these stories for you, so I hope that you grab a leftover piece of pie, pour a cup of coffee, sit back and enjoy your week in review (kind of):