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This weekend, you might be buying some things. Here’s how to do it.
The weekend after Thanksgiving — informally known as National Shopping Time, America Shops Together!!!, or Now You Buy Three New Apple Watches or Sacrifice a Thumb to the Late Lord Jobs, Your Choice — is our nation’s annual consumerist peak.
Over recent years, we’ve expanded Black Friday into Black Friday + Thursday Night Too, Small Business Saturday, Sad Sunday (made that one up), and Cyber Monday. Which brings us to our point: If you’re going to buy things, what’s the least impactful way to do it?
Watch and learn. And then, maybe, just go for a walk instead of buying anything at all. Maybe!