Scuffles ensued as customers sought the "must have" gifts of this Christmas season. The Xbox seems to be the in demand item this year. That gadget lead to a teenage girl being trampled, however left with only minor injuries while a woman used "pepper spray" to "get an advantage" in the Xbox line in a west coast Wal*mart store.
According to the Commercial Appeal, "Last year, the Thanksgiving shopping weekend accounted for 12.1 percent of overall holiday sales, according to ShopperTrak, a research firm. Black Friday made up about half of that."