Black Friday Is a Black Eye on America’s National Culture

I have always disdained Black Friday, but my rancor for this consumer-driven, marketing monster that demands we spend money on a certain day each year has grown into full-blown loathing. What used to be a one-day event to spur sales so that retailers could end the year in the black has morphed into at least a week of pre-Black Friday deals. The relentless messaging through … Continue reading Black Friday Is a Black Eye on America’s National Culture