Yes, the holidays do make people so very warm and friendly. [img]images/smiles/icon_sad.gif[/img] Believe me; I’ve worked my share in retail. People are very selfish and impatient. It’s like, you know that the lines are gonna be long; why not just give yourself extra time? If you know what to expect you can plan accordingly.
And on a side note, I think that all the stock "experts" are buffoons for predicting a slow shopping season. If anything, we’re all drawing closer to our loved ones and becoming more generous.