A whole page in Life is devoted to the Black Friday sales, a marketing ploy in the United States to boost consumer sales (Black Friday Madness, Life, Nov 19).
But its insidious introduction in Singaporeleaves some of us old- timers with a sense of deja vu.
In Singapore, do we not already have enough festivals for all the different races and religions to splurge on and celebrate, without a less-than-meaningful Black Friday?
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