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Macy's Day
While there seems to be a push, each year and for many years now, to have the holiday season begin earlier than what’s appropriate, the fact remains that it isn’t Christmas-time — not officially, surely not in the hearts and minds of we here at PeekYou — until the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade completes, and Santa Claus‘ sled/float arrives at the legendary department store’s doors.

Time Magazine provides a brief history of the parade, and its magical character balloons here.

And below, the warm toasty of glow of retail, and tales of preparations for Black Fridays now long gone: