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Articles Tagged Black Friday

Turkey, Football, & Shopping

At its most basic level, the holiday of Thanksgiving is about being grateful and eating a special meal. The menu generally includes a roast turkey, or tofu turkey. Pumpkin pie is a staple dessert choice, but far from the only one. The rest of the menu includes family favorites. Once the meal is over, thoughts

Thanksgiving & Holiday Shopping — Two American Traditions

Sorry I missed our date last week.  I was busy doing Thanksgiving, and rolling my eyes at news stories about our annual shopping frenzy.  I remember when Thanksgiving was about eating and watching football.  Today the topic is shopping. How did Black Friday become a national event?  Why do we put ourselves through this annual