the holiday shopping season has officially started because most malls and stores opened as early as 5:30am(!) today, enticing shoppers with their post-thanksgiving day sales. this also means shopping hours are extended to 11pm.
saw this funny teaser of an old sitcom called "odd couple", in which a guy lectures "don't ASSUME! (writes this word on a blackboard) because if you assume, you'll make an ASS of U and ME!"