After weeks and weeks of nothing but Christmas commercials, it was a relief yesterday to turn on the radio. At last! No more ads for holiday sales! Finally the last of tweaked traditional carols pitching everything from chocolate bars to sports cars. The end of the deluge we had been inundated with since October.
Yahoo! Happy Dance Time!
Until I heard the Boxing Day commercials.
One after another.
Nothing but Boxing Day Sales.
Boxing Day this.
Boxing Day that.
Dozens of them in between every frickin' song.
Well thank the Gods at least it would be over soon.
When exactly was it that I heard this cacophony of marketing madness?
Er, at 6 am in the morning. Whilst daughter and I were frantically preparing to, ahem... hit the road early, beating the crowds to find some great deals at the mall.
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