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OptOutside shifts focus of Black Friday

OptOutside shifts focus of Black Friday

Liv Larsen, Staff Writer

November 27, 2017

Instead of Black Friday shopping, some chose to OptOutside.

Thanksgiving price cuts undermine the holiday spirit as Black Friday creeps backwards

Thanksgiving price cuts undermine the holiday spirit as Black Friday creeps backwards

Thomas Toghramadjian, Columns Editor

December 2, 2014

Enabled by enormous public demand, Black Friday sales continued their backwards march into Thanksgiving last weekend. Many retailers, including Macy’s, Wal-Mart, Kmart, JC Penny, Best Buy, and Target advertised Thursday sales this year—the latter to significant protest in the form of a petition on Ch...