A Stampede Of People On Black Friday Is A Bad Thing. A Stampede On This New Holiday? Spectacular.

Black Friday comes at the most hypocritical time in the year. After we celebrate the close ties of family and reflect, thankful for what we have in this mortal coil, we don several layers of knits and get into fistfights over an off-brand flat-screen television. What kind of backward sense does that make?Giving Tuesday is the solution to the inevitable guilt you'll have after all your Cyber Monday clicking nets you a deal on that iPad you've been craving all year.

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In one of the most glaringly hypocritical moves in recent history, the band formerly known as Lady Antebellum is suing black blues singer Anita "Lady A" White, to use her stage name she's performed under for over three decades.

Lady Antebellum announced it had changed its name to Lady A on June 11 as part of its commitment to "examining our individual and collective impact and marking the necessary changes to practice antiracism."

Antebellum refers to an era in the American south before the civil war when black people were held as slaves.

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