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I Think Christmas Shouldn't Be Seen Until After Halloween

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    What Up?

    Christmas is great but Halloween and Christmas don't go together.  Halloween is scary and fun. Christmas is cheery and fun too..
    mother1983 mother1983 31-35, F 2 Responses Oct 27, 2008

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    On Christmas Story

      For a few years I worked at a walmart at thankgiving for more then a few times-wll the holidays were supposed to be about love and god-not.  Christmas should have nothingto do with shopping and shouldn't be seen till december I think.  I always grew up loving...
    sibyll sibyll 51-55, F 10 Responses May 20, 2009

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    More Like Thanksgiving

    I like Thanksgiving too...I don't want to jump into Christmas before Thanksgiving.  I think we should just take one holiday at a time.  After Halloween, Thanksgiving stuff should come out.  After Thanksgiving, THEN Christmas stuff can come out.  Then after New...
    RopinTexan RopinTexan 22-25, M 1 Response Oct 25, 2008

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    In Departmetn Stores and Markets

     On the other hand, if Christmas is about the birth of baby Jesus and the hope He brought to we sinners, then maybe it should be celebrated all day, every day of our lives?  Such a deal?  Instead of burning in hell for my transgressions, I can go to heaven if I...
    dorobo dorobo 70+, M 2 Responses Apr 1, 2009

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    It Is Crazy!!!!

    Was where I am at now in September around labor day weekend and on my day off I walked to the mall and what was that playing over the mall speakers? YEP!!!! Jingle Bells!!!! Followed by ROCK AROUND THE CHRISTMAS TREE!!!!! CRAP!!!! Even the department store I walked into has...
    mtvlm mtvlm 41-45, M 3 Responses Oct 28, 2010

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    Commercial ,,, But

    and then all year long. I once thought Christmas was too commercialized but what is Christmas? It is a celebration of the birth of Christ (even though we celebrate the wrong month & day) and immortality, hence the Christmas or pine tree. It is also a time of peace &...
    amblinrollin amblinrollin 51-55, M May 16, 2009

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    Take It From Someone Who Works In Retail

    Over the course of 10 years, I've worked for three different retail stores, including working in the Shipping department of the distribution center of one of them (5 years each for the past 2 places, about 6 months at my current one). The one common thread with all three...
    BLACKTIGER75 BLACKTIGER75 36-40, M 1 Response Sep 16, 2012

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    Target Overnight

    Here it is...Almost April.....And when I am at work....I find myself wondering....When Will the next season start here at Target????   I mean in the past it was in April that we started to see the Back to School stuff start coming in the store......But hey...That was also...
    singer1960 singer1960 46-50, F Mar 21, 2009

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    Nope At Least

        i think christmas stuff should not be seen before halloween . but now  it seems that it shows up before october and that is just dumb.
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Oct 27, 2009

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    I Love It........but Not With Spiders

    Christmas is the second most holy day of the year for Christians. The first being the day he rose from the dead. Walmart has had Christmas stuff out for a month already. I am now wishing the Greeter and everyone in Walmart Blue a "Very Merry Christmas to you!!!" at the...
    ohnudeone ohnudeone 41-45, M 3 Responses Nov 4, 2008

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    Christmas Fan

    I actually love, adore, can't wait for Christmas and the holiday season. For me, luckily, I have very good feelings associated with Christmas. I can't say we in my family celebrate religiously, but we actually do read the story out loud Christmas Eve and are part of the...
    deleted deleted 26-30 4 Responses Oct 25, 2008

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    Nothing Is More Annoying Th...

    Nothing is more annoying then seeing christmas things come out before thanksgiving.  People need to start recalling that christmas time isn't a shopping spree.
    evilkittymew evilkittymew 36-40, F 2 Responses May 12, 2009

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    Is Christmas In October?? No No No

    I love Christmas and all the feelings that it gives me! I had a happy childhood and Christmas was always a time of family gatherings, love and most of all sharing in the Real Reason there is a Christmas! I am aware that Christmas has become a high marketing and buy now for your...
    PeedeeDog PeedeeDog 12919 2 Responses Oct 26, 2008

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    It Has Begun

    Earlier ths week, I was shopping. And yes, Christmas displays are up in September.  Dang
    ohnudeone ohnudeone 41-45, M Oct 2, 2009

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    It Is Almost Here

    I made the mistake of going into Walmart today looking for a summer related item (life jacket). There was only one womans small jacket available (I am a male LG to XL). I asked the guy with the handy blue name take emblazened with the friendly "May I help you"...
    ohnudeone ohnudeone 41-45, M 5 Responses Jul 31, 2009

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