Both support and backlash are growing over this year's expanded plans by Toys R Us, Walmart, Target, and some other big retailers to start their Black Friday sales on Thanksgiving Day. Support, because consumers want to shop and retailers need to fight back against online competition. Backlash, because many store employees don't want to work … Continue reading Shopping at the Mall on Thanksgiving Day: It Could Turn Into a Party!
Save lives. Raise the legal smoking age from 18 to 21. Discourage young people from smoking. Who could be opposed to that? But there are strong arguments against the new law approved by New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg. Banning 18 - 20 year olds from legally buying cigarettes really is arguably a double standard. It's easy to see this … Continue reading Smoking Ban if You’re Under 21: the Case Against New York City’s Ban