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Should retailers close for Thanksgiving?
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Mall of America made a bold move to close for Thanksgiving, and many other retailers are following suit. Whether or not stores should remain open on Thanksgiving has been a hot topic the last few years, with many Americans arguing workers should be at home with their families. Others see nothing wrong with working the holiday and making extra money. There are also shoppers who like starting their Black Friday shopping on Thanksgiving. What do you think? Read more and vote below!

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USA Today reported that Mall of America's 520 stores will have the option to stay open or not on Thanksgiving Day, but the Minneapolis Star Tribune wrote that most stores will most likely choose to remain close. And Americans are elated about this news!

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Two years ago, Vox reported that working on Thanksgiving is nothing new and that asking for an entire ban on retail stores opened on Thanksgiving—like Bryce Covert at ThinkProgress suggested back then—is a bit ridiculous. 

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BestBlackFriday.com has a running list of all the retail stores that will be closed on Thanksgiving Day and the list is extensive. Maybe this is the year that most retail stores will no longer be open on the holiday.

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Side Hustle HQ created a list of ways to make money on Thanksgiving. The list includes extending Black Friday to Thanksgiving Day. Plus, families can plan the day around members who have to work... or just save them a plate. Nothing's wrong with making extra money during the holidays.

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Movie theaters aren't included in this debate, right?

Anyways, people feel that America is capitalist and greedy. It's okay to let people be at home with their families.

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But some folks like making their money even on holidays.

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Thanksgiving is a family holiday. Maybe just wait until Black Friday to do your holiday shopping.

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Some places might still open at midnight or super early on Black Friday morning. So what's so wrong with a little extra help with shopping on Thanksgiving Day?

FINAL RESULTS
Should retailers close for Thanksgiving?
#ShopOnThanksgiving
A festive crown for the winner
#CloseOnThanksgiving
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