Shoppers line up outside local stores for Black Friday deals.


Uploaded by WPRI on 22.11.2012

Transcript:
THE THANKSGIVING
DINNER PLATES HAVE
BEEN CLEARED....
AND MANY ARE FOCUSING
ON THE BLACK FRIDAY
DEALS AWAITING THEM.
ACROSS THE NATION,
SHOPPERS HAVE EAGERLY
LINED UP LOOKING FOR
BIG SAVINGS THIS
THANKSGIVING.
THIS YEAR, MANY
RETAILERS OPENED
EARLIER THAN EVER.
BUT IN RHODE ISLAND
AND MASSACHUSETTS
SHOPPERS HAD TO WAIT A
LITTLE LONGER....
THAT'S BECAUSE BLUE
LAWS PREVENTED
STORES FROM OPENING
ON THE HOLIDAY.
EYEWITNESS NEWS
REPORTER SUSAN
CAMPBELL IS LIVE IN
NORTH ATTLEBORO,
WHERE CROWDS HAVE
GATHERED, WAITING TO
SHOP.
SUSAN?
PEOPLE ARE SLOWLY
TRICKLING IN... JOINING
THE LINE HERE AT
TARGET..
YOU CAN SEE... IT WRAPS
AROUND THE BUILDING
HERE...
WE FOUND SIMILAR
SCENES ALL OVER THE
AREA TONIGHT.
CANDICE GRENON IS THE LINE
LEADER AT TOYS R US IN NORTH
ATTLEBORO..
SHE GOT HERE AT 4:30
THURSDAY AFTERNOON TO
CLAIM HER SPOT.
(candice grenon, pawtucket)
what are you looking for?
21:32;20
rock star mickey mouse. myu
little
one loves mickey mouse and it's
noramlly 5999 and it's on sale
for 19
buck stongiht so it's def wroth
it. :31
it's worth the 6 or 7 hrs that
i'm going
to be sitting ehre. :34
OF COURSE... CANDICE IS NOT
THE ONLY MOM SHOPPING FOR
CHRISTMAS PRESENTS..
kayla obrien IS ALSO WAITING
OUTSIDE THE TOY STORE.. TO
GET HER HANDS ON
DOORBUSTER DISCOUNTS.
AND SHE'S IN FOR THE LONG
HAUL ...
(kayla o'brien, )
21:33:57 my boyfriend is coming
now to drop off the extra
blankets,
jackets and heat packs
ACROSS THE STREET...
ANOTHER STORE...
ANOTHER LINE..
THIS TIME... TARGET
SHOPPERS... TARGETING GOOD
DEALS.
AND THEY'RE HAVING FUN...
WHILE THEY'RE WAITING...
(
what's on the top of the list?
well if
you ask these ladies, they're
here for
the 5 dollar pjs ... waiting for
hours
for the 5 dollar pjs.. but some
electronic things.. thing really
too big
this year. but i usually just do
it every
year to get out. :22
BUT IT'S NOT ALL FUN AND
GAMES...
OUR CAMERAS WERE
ROLLING... AS AN ARGUMENT
BROKE OUT IN THE LINE AT BEST
BUY IN SEEKONK..
19:00:45 every once in a while
you
get people running at you and
fighting but tat's really it. i
mean, it's
typical black friday...
THIS TARGET... LIKE MANY
BIG BOX STORES IN THE
AREA... IS OPENING AT 1
AM...
YOU CAN BET... THE LINE IS
GOING TO KEEP GROWING
THE CLOSER WE GET TO
THAT HOUR.
IN NORTH ATTLEBORO W/
THE SE MASS MOBILE
NEWSROOM... SC. EWN.