On The Bubble

When will it stop? I saw Christmas trees going up at Lowes in early September and vowed to myself ‘I will not shop at Lowes anymore.’ Now retailers like (gulp) Wal-Mart and (double-gulp) Amazon are ‘moving’ Black Friday from Thanksgiving to Halloween. Read the article here: http://www.nytimes.com/2010/10/28/business/28friday.html?_r=1&partner=rss&emc=rss

At what point will consumers demand their holidays be put back in the order they are supposed to be? I think we are on the bubble of that sort of boycotting of companies trying to squeeze Christmas money out of Halloween.