15 Black Friday Crowds We’d Like to Avoid
If you're out there pushing, punching, and overspending, you might be pictured in our nightmarish roundup of Black Friday crowd shots.
Thanksgiving and Black Friday are arguably the best set of consecutive days in the entire year. Think about it: we give thanks for the tons of awesome stuff in our lives on Thursday, and then we continue that appreciation the next day (or even later that evening) by getting into fist-fights with fellow shoppers and almost trampling people to get a discounted video game that was already on sale last week. It's like celebrating the entirety of the American spirit in a mere 48 hours.
But there is one part that we hate: Black Friday crowds. Sure, it's all part of the experience venturing out into a sea of sassy people, but it's not cool when we're waiting in lines for two hours and smelly shoppers are rubbing up against us. With that said, we do like to check out Twitter and Instagram for those brave souls who made it out to Black Friday and documented the crazy crowds. Unless you're checking out TheFW on your smartphone as you wait in that two-hour line (and if that's the case, man, that stinks).
In any event, these are the fifteen Black Friday crowds we so want to avoid: