Black Friday is perhaps one of the most largest shopping events all year, and, is growing from just the US to expand to places like New Zealand and Panama. Why would a store decide not to participate in this giant opportunity for sales?
What do you think of when you hear the words Holiday Season? Maybe you remember decorating the Christmas tree, lighting the menorah, the seven principals of Kwanzaa or one of millions of other holiday traditions. These days, though, it seems like all that Americans think about is the gifts. Continue reading Gimme Gimme Gimme: Holiday Consumerism in American Culture