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Cyber Monday: Stay in Your Pajamas and Save Money Cyber Monday: Stay in Your Pajamas and Save Money

Many anxious shoppers plan to skip dessert and hit Walmart before their turkey dinners even get a chance to digest next Thursday. Some yet will get up at the crack of dawn on Black Friday eager to get the best …

Cyber Monday Sales Gearing Up For The Holiday Season Cyber Monday Sales Gearing Up For The Holiday Season

For most people in America, the end of November signals a time for reflection and gratitude for the past year, a time to gather with loved ones and celebrate love, family, and togetherness. For many of those same people, this …

Turkey Fryer Remains Popular, and Dangerous Turkey Fryer Remains Popular, and Dangerous
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More men are taking on the crown jewel of the Thanksgiving meal, the turkey. That means fewer turkeys will be roasting this year and more will be grilled or fried, and turkey producers, as well as grill and fryer companies, …

Joan Jett Upsets Ranchers And Farmers? Joan Jett Upsets Ranchers And Farmers?

The veggie-eating hit-maker Joan Jett (along with her Blackhearts) has been selected to play atop a particular Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade float, and some ranchers and farmers don’t seem to be too thrilled about the idea. Actually, they’re pretty ticked …

Walmart Announces Earlier Shopping Hours for Black Friday Walmart Announces Earlier Shopping Hours for Black Friday

For any serious Black Friday shoppers looking to get a jump start on shopping, you better make sure to plan for a Thanksgiving Day lunch, as Walmart is opening earlier on Turkey Day this year. Walmart just released their Black …

Selena Gomez Will Perform At Dallas Cowboys’ Thanksgiving Game Selena Gomez Will Perform At Dallas Cowboys’ Thanksgiving Game

Selena Gomez, the 21-year-old pop princess and actress from Grand Prairie, Texas, has received a lot of fame lately. The pop star has recorded two well-known singles (Love You Like a Love Song and Come And Get It) that are …

People Are Outraged at Kmart’s Plan to Remain Open All Thanksgiving Day People Are Outraged at Kmart’s Plan to Remain Open All Thanksgiving Day
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Mega retailers being open for part of Thanksgiving Day is nothing new, but usually stores close for a few hours so employees can get in a little guaranteed family time. Kmart added a twist in their Thanksgiving/Black Friday plans this …

Black Friday: Mall Expects To Be Open 26 Hours Black Friday: Mall Expects To Be Open 26 Hours

Black Friday is a day that is both dreaded and anticipated by many, sometimes in the same person. As a former retail manager, I can relate to that. Knowing you might make up for an entire year’s worth of crappy …

Thanksgivukkah: When America and Judaism Collide Thanksgivukkah: When America and Judaism Collide

For most Americans, Hanukkah is the Jewish equivalent of the Christian Christmas. It makes sense, right? Hanukkah usually falls around the same time as Christmas, presents are exchanged during each, there are certain dietary requirements/needs/wants… What most Americans don’t realize, …

Apple Debuts Two New iPhone 5 Ads Before Black Friday Apple Debuts Two New iPhone 5 Ads Before Black Friday
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Apple has just dropped two new iPhone 5 ads in time for the holiday shopping season. The first, “Turkey,” touts the iPhone’s Photo Stream feature – the ability to share sets of photos with a select group of friends and …

The White House Enlists Facebook to Choose the 2012 National Thanksgiving Turkey The White House Enlists Facebook to Choose the 2012 National Thanksgiving Turkey
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Pardoning a Thanksgiving turkey – it’s as American as football, overeating, and familial bickering. Though some stories attribute the first Turkey pardon to President Lincoln, George H.W. Bush was the first to give one an “official” presidential pardon. This year, …

Epic Meal Time Cooks Epic Meal for Soup Kitchen Epic Meal Time Cooks Epic Meal for Soup Kitchen

Some of our favorite extreme eaters, the folks at Epic Meal Time, have just posted a new video and it details their latest calorie-dense cooking event – a giant meal for the needy. They cooked the epic meal for Someone …

It’s Thanksgiving: Your Holiday-Themed Masterpiece from the Guy That Brought You Rebecca Black It’s Thanksgiving: Your Holiday-Themed Masterpiece from the Guy That Brought You Rebecca Black

Well, I thought this might be the new “Friday,” but it didn’t become as popular as I imagined it would. Now, on Friday, we have another candidate to be the next worst song ever. Where Rebecca Black sang her way …

Mobile Device Shopping Increases During Thanksgiving Sales Mobile Device Shopping Increases During Thanksgiving Sales

Now that we’ve entered the holiday shopping season, having just finished with the Thanksgiving rushes of Black Friday and Cyber Monday, the early results are starting to trickle in, and the reports are good, especially for online retailers. According to …

Thanksgiving, Sports & Weight Loss Thanksgiving, Sports & Weight Loss
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Today is Thanksgiving, so naturally, there is a slight Thanksgiving theme to today’s edition of the daily infographic round-up. We’re counting football and the need to lose weight in that category. View more daily infographic round-ups here. Chow looks at …

Thanksgiving Recipes and Tips: Your Online Guide Thanksgiving Recipes and Tips: Your Online Guide
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The holidays are a wonderful time of the year, a time when friends and families get together for food, fun, and football. A time to celebrate things like charity and camaraderie. It’s also a time for seemingly unending stress – …

Nickelback to Play Lions/Packers Halftime Show? Not If These Petitioners Have a Say Nickelback to Play Lions/Packers Halftime Show? Not If These Petitioners Have a Say
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There are few things more American than Thanksgiving Day football, and there are apparently few bands easier to hate than Nickelback. So when those two forces collided, it didn’t take long for there to be some pretty harsh blowback. Earlier …

Walmart Wins Thanksgiving, Amazon Wins Black Friday
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You may have read about the online price wars going on this holiday season between Walmart and Amazon. It looks like both companies are doing quite well as a result (not that that is much of a surprise). According to data from Experian Hitwise, Walmart was the top retail site on Thanksgiving Day, and Amazon was the top retail site on Black Friday.

Black Friday 2009: The Best Deals On The Items You Want
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Is there a better way to kick off the Holiday season then slowly dragging yourself out of your tryptophan induced coma to go shopping during the wee hours of the day after Thanksgiving a.k.a. Black Friday?

What Twitterers Are Thankful For
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Do you want to tell the world what you’re thankful for? Will the Twitterverse suffice? How about you followers and the few people that go to TurkeyTwitter?

Google Highlights Searches For Black Friday Deals
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With Thanksgiving just a few weeks’ away consumers are already starting to search for deals online.

Over the last seven days fifty percent of the top "Black Friday" related search terms include ads, sales and deals, according to Google Insights for Search.