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Black Friday: Inside a trip to Wal-Mart

Last night, My mother, her friend, my boyfriend and I were one of the thousands of shoppers to head out to Wal-Mart for the beginning of “Black Friday,” which began at 8 p.m. on Thursday.

We headed to the Wal-Mart in Buckhorn, lists in hand.

It was actually pretty enjoyable. We got our items and were able to have a good time, without much pushing and shoving.

But for those of you who were in a tryptophan coma last night, you can still experience the inside of a Wal-Mart on Black Friday – here’s my photos documenting the experience:

Here what a typical Black Friday Wal-Mart looks like: pallets of goods everywhere, all wrapped up until it’s time to open them. The key is to find your pallet and stick to it like glue until the appointed hour.

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Shopping local this Saturday? Let me know!

Looks like I’m going to be hanging around the Valley doing some coverage of Small Business Saturday this Saturday!

I’m pretty excited to see what the local businesses have to offer and talk to some people who come out to support them.

Where do you think I should go this Saturday? Let me know!

It’s a nation-wide event and people from all over are getting excited: