Atlanta people and places

The scenes at Atlanta malls on Black Friday

7:47 am Nov. 24, 2017

Atlanta shoppers are celebrating the biggest holiday of the retail year: Black Friday.

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The hottest toys for Christmas 2017

With the jobless rate at a 17-year-low of 4.1 percent and consumer confidence stronger than a year ago, analysts project healthy sales increases for November and December, the AP reported. The National Retail Federation trade group expects sales for that period to at

Christmas carol lyrics that make literally no sense

7:05 am Dec. 24, 2016

I’ve been listening to Christmas songs on Pandora since September for weeks. I love it! But after a while you start to realize: verses in some carols make zero sense.

“.. with a corncob pipe and

The gay couple in this Christmas ad isn’t what caught my attention

10:12 am Dec. 25, 2015

Kohl’s got lots of attention this holiday season for its commercial featuring a gay couple. (Video below) Props for the inclusive ad! But there’s another headline..

This guy. Brought puppies. To someone’s house at Christmas.

WHO does that?

Can anyone guess

Polar bears playing in the snow!

7:50 am Dec. 24, 2015

Are you dreaming of a white Christmas? Keep dreaming. Maybe we’ll have a white Valentine’s Day, you never know.

For now, though, the San Diego Zoo has a Christmas present for us all: this adorable video