We've been posting a lot about how to strategize for Black Friday. We've posted a lot about deals you can find if you're shopping on the big day. We've asked for a lot of tips about where you should go in person and online to do your holiday shopping.
But now, we want to take the time to recognize a small, but growing group of people out there who will do nothing of the sort on Black Friday except sleep off their turkey comas, spend some quality time with family and not spend a single dime on holiday shopping.
Who are these crazy people, you ask? These are the Buy Nothing Day people who ask you to:
Several years ago, I interviewed some local people who follow this movement. Here's the story from 2004:
Anyone out there participating in Buy Nothing Day this year? Holler at us and let us know what you plan on doing that day in lieu of shopping.
(image via adbusters.org)