How many years have you been

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blackfriday4life
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Postby blackfriday4life » Fri Nov 13, 2009 8:20 pm

I have bbe doing black friday for about 5 years the last three years is when I went hard core. Don't know why I'm seriously addicted, thinking about rehab. Nah

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PlutoIsTheBest
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Postby PlutoIsTheBest » Fri Nov 13, 2009 10:24 pm

Oh my gosh. It's gotta be at least 18 - 20 years. I started a couple of years before I got married and that's been 16, almost 17, years.

crazymomofthree
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Postby crazymomofthree » Fri Nov 13, 2009 10:33 pm

16-17 years!

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harleygirl6363
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Postby harleygirl6363 » Sat Nov 14, 2009 1:11 am

I LOVE HOW ADDICTING IT IS!! I really do even if there arent the most amazing deals there is always some kind of deal that is worth going out for oh and the love of the crazy addicts is awesome!!

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VerbalI11-23
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Postby VerbalI11-23 » Sat Nov 14, 2009 2:47 am

3 years

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d5game
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Postby d5game » Sun Nov 15, 2009 9:38 am

at least 15 years now boy does time fly. lol

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HoundAbound
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Postby HoundAbound » Sun Nov 15, 2009 9:56 am

:roll: Let's see...about 14 years now...yikes~ does that get me one free visit to a psychiatrist? :wink:

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ifoceanscollide
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Postby ifoceanscollide » Sun Nov 15, 2009 12:28 pm

I'm 25 years old and, to be honest, I don't ever remember NOT going out on Black Friday. Actually....I remember going out on this day before it was even CALLED Black Friday, lol.

Ahh, back in the day when you could roll up to Target 10 minutes before they opened at 7am and they would give you a bag stuffed full of freebies and coupons. memories, lol. :lol:

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Postby Sra Beasley » Sun Nov 15, 2009 6:07 pm

I am just like most on here. I can't remember not doing it! It was before they called it black Friday....but I really have been addicted to it since having my son! It makes for the best Christmas for him that I can afford!

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kmwjdizlh
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Postby kmwjdizlh » Sun Nov 15, 2009 6:09 pm

I have been BF shopping since I had my oldest, hes 7 now... I have definetly become a bigger shopper the more kids I have to buy for... I now have 3 sons!!

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sastolfi
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Postby sastolfi » Sun Nov 15, 2009 6:53 pm

For about 15 years now. And I love it

razberi416
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Postby razberi416 » Sun Nov 15, 2009 9:51 pm

Boy, that's a hard question...I'm 27, and I'm going to guess I've been doing this with my mom for a good 15 years or so. Does anyone remember the free tweey bird gift bags from Target, or the red VW Beatle matchbox cars they gave away a year or two later? I started a couple years before that. I loved getting the free goodies when I was younger.

Funny, I remember a time getting in line at Best Buy less than an hour before they opened and I was probably only 50 to 75 people from the door. That was definitely less than ten years ago because I was in my late teens. Things have changed.

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luckycharms38
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Postby luckycharms38 » Mon Nov 16, 2009 8:23 am

razberi416 wrote: Does anyone remember the free tweey bird gift bags from Target, or the red VW Beatle matchbox cars they gave away a year or two later?


I so remember the tweety bags!
I have been doing BF for 23 years, hard core for the last 13 years. :shock: Where has the time gone?

gseclipse11
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Postby gseclipse11 » Mon Nov 16, 2009 10:39 am

hmm about 5 years i think

mlo
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Postby mlo » Mon Nov 16, 2009 2:20 pm

wow. Nice to be the youngest....for something. :lol:
This will be my third year.


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