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This is getting out of hand....

First Black Friday ad of 2014 is leaked - Story

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post #2 of 11 Old 10-15-2014, 11:15 PM
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Lowes has their Christmas trees and Christmas lights out. Been on display for over a week now. Soon as Christmas is over the lawnmowers and garden hoses will be back on the shelves.

(Just noticed this is post #1400 for me)

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Hah, so it is, Congrats!

Two weeks ago, while doing the grocery thing, they were playing Christmas music.....

I love the holidays, don't get me wrong, but this is a little too desperate on their part.

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Nooo thank you. I'll be sleeping in and avoiding the shopping centers like the plague.
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Lowes has their Christmas trees and Christmas lights out. Been on display for over a week now. Soon as Christmas is over the lawnmowers and garden hoses will be back on the shelves.

(Just noticed this is post #1400 for me)
I stopped in big lot's a couple days ago to get a tarp and they were bizzy with Christmas decorations

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Thanks Robert, that is some funny stuff.

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That's really funny. Every time I look at H. F.'s online ads I'm kind of thinking along these lines. Have only bought one item at H.F and only because I got it at 50% off.
But.... Christmas is coming earlier and earlier each year. By the time it actually gets here the thrill is gone.
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the news monkeys up here were talking about black Friday a week or 2 ago. the menards up here had Christmas stuff up in September. and the Halloween stuff was already on clearance. now AIN'T THAT JUST A KICK IN THE HEAD.

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Robert, that was great. Could you send me a link where you got those? I have some co-workers that love those.

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Honda HS622 TA-B - acquired at an auction- nice machine for it's size.
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