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Morning Poll: Last Weekend for Christmas Shopping

by ARLnow.com December 16, 2011 at 9:15 am 1,579 7 Comments

Forget the weekend after Thanksgiving, this weekend — the last weekend before Christmas — may be one of the busiest shopping times of the year. Last-minute gift buyers are expected to flock to stores on Saturday and Sunday, in advance of two consecutive holiday weekends.

Adding to the shopping crush: Hanukkah starts relatively late this year, on Dec. 20.

Will you be joining the masses at the malls and shopping centers this weekend?

  • South Arlington

    Only olds shop in stores still. Online shopping FTW!

    • D’oh

      Fo’ sho’! I did all my shopping in under an hour on Black Friday. On my iPad. In bed. Now I get annoyed when I have to deal with the holiday crush when I’m simply trying to go grocery shopping or something mundane.

  • novasteve

    Hannukah is a minor holiday. Stop mentioning it. Gift giving, parties, etc are not at all tradiational part so fit. It’s just so that jews dont’ feel left out. That’s their problem. I got over it, so should the rest of my fellow Jews.

  • CrystalMikey

    I’m done gift-shopping…unless I go get something for myself…at a local store of course. =)

  • JimPB

    Shop not for goods but for an abundant spirit of compassion and forgiveness.

  • JamesE

    amazon gift cards straight to email

  • Southeast Jerome
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