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Brothers Will, left, and Bobby Gordon cook up burgers Thursday while waiting for Best Buy to open at midnight. Bulletin photo by Mike Longaecker

Black Friday die-hards find camaraderie, goodwill

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Cody Becker drove up to the Woodbury-area Best Buy on Wednesday from Hastings expecting to land unbeatable deals on electronics.

He didn't expect to make a few friends along the way. Becker, along with Cottage Grove resident Mark Scherr and St. Paul man Andrew Summy, were first in line at the Oakdale Best Buy. The three were strangers, but said they had reached buddy status by Thanksgiving Day.


So maybe it's not all about the deals, Becker said.

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Michael Longaecker
Mike Longaecker is editor of the Woodbury Bulletin. His coverage includes local crime, legislative activity and prep sports. You can follow him on Twitter at @Longaecker
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