...so another Black Friday has come and gone.
It boggles my mind.
Until recently, any country that was Not America could stand back and gloat virtuously over the venality that the Ugly American shows every time this "holiday from retail hell" rolls around. Canada, for one, celebrates Thanksgiving in October, and so the connection to Thanksgiving and Black Friday is not as clear; therefore, Canadian retail does not display nearly the insanity that U.S. shoppers have gloried in over the last few decades (for which I am eternally grateful).
Gawd help us...
I would be perfectly happy celebrating Black Friday if it were more like this:
...now, don't you think this world would be a better (and tastier) place? :o)