I had an epiphany last week.
While watching an ad for Target, showing people trying to sneak out of Thanksgiving dinner early to get to their sale, something in me just snapped. I realized last thing in the world I wanted was for people to leave each other on one of the few days they have together as families just to go off shopping. Sure I want the business, but not at that cost, (particularly when the biggest point of what we do is to help provide excuses for people to have fun together).
Therefore, I’ve decided to do things different for the rest of the season:
BTW…if you want to just buy stuff for donation, we will do what we did last year, buy two and we will match with a third.
We are going to be adding reviews and recommendations to the site every day from now on. We’ve also started using our twitter account to do to things, say what is going on live at the store, and feature either cool new stuff we just got in, or good quick sales we are having. Feel free to subscribe if that sounds like fun.
Happy Thanksgiving Everybody!!! Make sure to do some random act of kindness!! As always, thanks so much for the business, and more importantly, the intensely cool community. I can’t tell you guys how thankful I am for that. If you aren’t on the road already, swing on by and pick up a good game forContinue Reading
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