Black Friday deals: 5 reasons people camp out for them
By Julie Westfall, Digital First Media
11/21/2012 01:20:44 PM PST
11/21/2012 01:23:34 PM PST
Denise Smith-Lad, left, asks her grandson Jordan Smith, 6, what he would like to eat as they camp in front of a Best Buy store in Cockrell Hill, Texas, Monday, Nov. 19, 2012. Smith and her family have come early to line up for the the shopping deals available the day after Thanksgiving. (AP Photo/LM Otero) (LM Otero)
The Grammy singer-songwriter Rob Hotchkiss won as a founding member of the multiplatinum band Train sits inconspicuously on a shelf in the hillside house in Fairfax that he and his wife, Pam, recently moved into,returning to the Bay Area after years of semi-retirement on Vashon Island in Washington's Puget Sound.