It has become an odd tradition in America to effectively “battle shop” on the Friday following the Thanksgiving holiday. It is already weird that we even have the Thanksgiving holiday here as it is something that pretty much only Canada and the USA have. Having previously worked in consumer electronics retail I have effectively sworn it off after a few too many rounds of handling people who actually like to “battle shop”.

If you’re safe at home and want to do something else to push Ubuntu forward, may I put forward some ideas? How about:

As for me, I am going to be avoiding the stores Friday if at all possible. Going out in the craziness is just not worth it at this time…