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Online sales knocking out Black Friday

News flash from the shopping mall: The Internet is killing Black Friday. It can’t happen fast enough for me.

Sure, Cyber Monday was big yesterday. But online shopping had been changing the retail game for the entire month of November. E-tailers started to roll out electronic doorbusters at the beginning of last month — grabbing early holiday business and forcing brick-and-mortar competitors to match them.

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