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Forget Black Friday — it's all about Black Thursday. That would be Thanksgiving, friends.
Yep, Macy's has announced that most of its stores will be opening at 8 p.m. on November 28, and it's only a matter of time before the rest of the big-name retailers follow suit. Because it may not be satisfying enough to share a heartfelt meal with family, you can now head to your favorite department store to share a heart-racing evening of shopping.
The notion of getting a head start on your holiday shopping list, while frightening at first, may not be the worst idea. Why not get the blood flowing after a long day of lulling around and several helpings of sweet-potato casserole with a group shopping outing? To help with your daring Black Thursday plans, we've put together a handy list of dream-ticket buys you'll want to save up for. Click through for a breakdown of how much you'll need to save for each buy, and snag a great deal this year. After all, Home Alone is bound to be playing on an even bigger screen than you've ever imagined at Best Buy.
With all this inclement weather, we know what you're thinking: "How the heck is my makeup going to stay put with hail, sleet, and snow thrashing at my face?" Add the fact that it's prime Netflix-binging season — with all the crying sessions that entails — and the answer becomes simple: waterproof makeup.
In Western cultures, we tend to avoid death at all costs. We avoid thinking about it and talking about it, and when faced with it, we often go to extraordinary measures to delay it. Photographer Cathrine Ertmann decided to confront death head-on. Her project "About Dying" is a "photo essay from the morgue" that "works as read