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Emmet Ryan: Listen to Chuck D when it comes to Black Friday

Emmet Ryan is channeling his inner Public Enemy as the annual hypefest gets ready to dominate Irish inboxes and social feeds

Emmet Ryan

Technology Correspondent

@emmetjryan
24th November, 2016
Retailers gear up for Black Friday Pic: Getty

Back on Black Friday in 2011, while waiting for a fantastic doubleheader of college basketball in Madison Square Garden, this corner strolled the streets of Manhattan where every store was trying to create a party atmosphere to draw people in. The rest of my travelling party had eschewed the sportsfest to go to an outlet store along with thousands more. The chance for deals, discounts, and all sorts of value was appealing. Naturally the world...

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