Black Friday Chat 2008 Archive

The following is a transcript from the Black Friday (Nov. 28, 2008) chat. Boston.com hosts Danielle Kost and Ron Agrella provided updates, and sought comments and insight about the holiday shopping period. The chat included Twitter and audio updates from Boston Globe reporters, and a small team of citizen journalists who reported from various shopping malls, stores, and outlets from across the area.
Who's who?
  • Danielle Kost: Is the senior business producer for Boston.com
  • Ron Agrella: Is the features editor for Boston.com
  • Jenn Abelson: Is a business reporter for The Boston Globe. She will be providing Twitter updates.
  • Nicole Wong: Is a reporter for The Boston Globe. She will be providing Twitter updates.
  • Erich P Schwartzel: Is a reporter for The Boston Globe. He will be providing Twitter updates.
  • Erin Ailworth: Is a reporter for The Boston Globe. She will be providing Twitter updates.
  • John Dyer: Is a reporter for The Boston Globe. He will be providing Twitter updates.
  • And more updates from our citizen journalists throughout the morning...
More
  • Gift Guide 2008

    Get holiday gift ideas for men, women, and find the most popular toys this season in our annual guide to the holidays.
  • Phone in your report

    Tell us about your experiences shopping this weekend. Call 617-929-8219 and we may play your call on Boston.com.
  • Send in your photos

    Are you out and about this Friday? Send in your shopping pics. Show the world your photos.