17 Weird Things Not to Buy On Black Friday — Or Ever, For That Matter

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I have avoided Black Friday shopping pretty much every year of my life, choosing instead to stay home in my PJs eating Thanksgiving leftovers with my parents. While there are certain things potentially worth braving the madness for, like great deals on electronics, I tend to think that the hassle far outweighs the benefits.

Perhaps the worst thing about Black Friday is not the insane crowds, but the fact that everything is so cheap that it encourages you to buy weird shit you could never possibly need and normally wouldn't even want. Here are 17 of those items. Avoid them on Black Friday — and every other day of the year, honestly.

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