10 Black Friday Disasters That Will Convince You to Stay Home

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1. Waffle Riot

We've heard of Bread Riots, Pussy Riots and even Quiet Riots. But this, my friends, is a Waffle Riot. Anarchy reigns as this crowd of Walmart shoppers struggles to get their hands on some $2 waffle irons.

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By now, we've all heard the Black Friday horror stories. The cast of characters is always the same: stampeding shoppers, pushy patrons and bellicose bargain-hunters.

Along with great deals, the post-Thanksgiving shopping "holiday" can bring out consumers' more agressive natures. Before you foray into the retail free-for-all, check out the videos in the gallery above. You might think twice about leaving the house.

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1. Xbox 360 Holiday Bundles

Microsoft has already started offering holiday bundle deals for the Xbox 360, including a 250GB console and Kinect with two games. The bundles can be purchased online and at various retailers. Price: $249.99 - $399.99

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This story originally published on Mashable here.

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