Friday, November 28, 2008
For the first time ever (at least that I'm aware of), I participated in 'Black Friday.' It's crazy, in my opinion, that so many people are willing to get up at and be at the stores before they open at 5am. I was not in 'the market' for anything urgent (I am a grinch and only buy Christmas gifts for a half dozen people or less). But I was keeping my eye open for a good deal on a TV. I am going to sell my 32 inch widescreen TV for about $300 and buy a 37 inch widescreen flat pannel TV for about $600. Since my current TV is very bulky, this will save a lot of space and be easier to reposition slightly for different settings (Wii, movies, out of the way for company, etc.