Christmas Has Already Taken Over Some Stores [POLL]
So one of my best friend's birthday was last week and she loves crosses. So I thought, "hey I know a great place that has a great selection of crosses." So what did I do? I went to Hobby Lobby. Let's just say I almost had a panic attack when I walked into the store. I actually felt the sweats and hyperventilating start to creep up.
Mind you it is just barely September, but when I walked in and it was the plant section and other things on your right as normal. The first few rows, fall stuff including Halloween, then it happened, Christmas exploded. Every. Where.
I quickly moved into the back where I thought I might be safe, but I wasn't safe, Christmas was all over the wall.
There was no escaping. It was going to find me no matter where I turned. I did my best to get in there, find a cross and get out, but it wasn't quick enough. Christmas carols started popping into my head. I know it's the season to be jolly, but that season is not here yet.
So there you have it, Christmas is taking over. We haven't even technically made it into fall. It is still summer and here we are inundated with Christmas already.
Don't get me wrong. I actually enjoy Christmas. I mean Mix 94.1 is Amarillo's Official Christmas Music station. I get Christmas, however, I don't get Christmas right now. It's like Santa's Workshop threw up, all over that store.
I know there are die hard Christmas fans that love this, however, I don't know how many of them are out there in the world.
So I have to ask the question: