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Anti-Fur Activists Urge Shoppers Not To Buy Fur In Beverly Hills

BEVERLY HILLS, CA - NOVEMBER 25: Animal rights groups and PETA stop in front of a Prada store on Rodeo Drive during an anti-fur demonstration urging Black Friday shoppers to stop buying fur-related products on November 25, 2011 in Beverly Hills, California. Neighboring city West Hollywood unanimously approved an ordinance to ban the sale of fur clothing, the first such ban in the United States. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Black Friday madness

January 1, 1970

A few violent incidents broke out on Black Friday as thousands of shoppers lined up in the wee hours of the morning at Macy's, Best Buy and other stores to get discounts of up to 70 percent on everything from toys to tablets.