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Shoppers line up on Thanksgiving, hoping for deals before Black Friday
Shoppers line up on Thanksgiving, hoping for deals before Black Friday

Outside the Best Buy in Culver City, P.J. Andrews grabbed the first spot in line at 3:30 a.m. on Thursday, settling in after driving around Los Angeles scoping out three other Best Buy stores and moving on because of growing crowds. Andrews was eager to buy a 50-inch LED Panasonic HD television for $200, marked down from the usual $550. It would replace the big-screen TV he scored three years ago after waiting outside a Kmart on Black Friday. But six months ago, that television stopped working, said Andrews, 49, a West Hollywood artist who also manages a doctor’s office. "A couple of months ago, I said, ‘I know what I'll do.... Black Friday, I'm getting a new...

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