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Happy Thanksgiving

11/22/07 | by Adam | Categories: Potpourri

A Happy [American] Thanksgiving to those south of the border. I'm not sure we actually have anybody from there reading the blog, but if we do, enjoy Turkey-day!



Comment from: Nimble [Member]  


Also, prepare for the second major upshot of Christmas music and commercials tomorrow. At least the Americans get Thanksgiving as a little bit of a buffer to the Christmas season. There have been some years here where the Christmas displays are up as soon as the last pumpkin is torn down after Hallowe’en midnight :)

11/22/07 @ 11:32
Comment from: Nimble [Member]  

Never mind - it’s worse than I thought. They started this evening, one K-mart commercial going so far as to actually come out and have a light bulb (with a Santa hat? my memory of it is spotty) say (paraphrasing) “belly full of turkey? great, you’ll want to know about these deals"… with Christmas pasted all over the place.

Felt a little bit like having someone ask you for change after you come out of a store, in that “I know what I want to ask you, but I’m waiting right here for the very second that I can claim it’s appropriate to ask” kind of way.

Ah well :)

11/22/07 @ 22:55
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