Black Friday Deals Mean A Thanksgiving In Line For Some

Demetrius Austin, a first-timer waiting to buy a laptop, said he wasn't used to staying out for so long.

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    While many people prepared a holiday feast for Thanksgiving on Thursday, a select few were in line for Black Friday. NBC 6 South Florida spoke with Xavier Medina who said he and his family camped out since Monday for a 50-inch LED TV. (Published Thursday, Nov 22, 2012)

    While many people prepared a holiday feast for Thanksgiving on Thursday, a select few were in line for Black Friday.

    At a Westchester Best Buy, as many as six people waited Thursday morning for the deals to begin. Xavier Medina told NBC 6 South Florida that he and his family camped out since Monday for a 50-inch LED TV.

    "We take turns," the Black Friday veteran said. "People go to work and come back. I'm the one who takes the cold weather."

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    Danelys Paiz and her husband Armando Villar made waiting for a TV a family affair. 

    "We have like seven blankets on top of us," Paiz said.

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    Villar said the 40-inch TV was almost half off it's normal price.

    "I mean, $179 -- you can't find that anywhere else," he said.

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