Article Photos: Black Friday creeps into Thanksgiving permanently? 13/40

  Matt Alcover (left) and Rebecca Hoyland (right) take a look at a map of Target as they wait in line before its opening at 9 p.m. as shoppers took advantage of the sales and deals in the earlier shopping period for the typical "Black Friday" event on Thursday evening, Nov. 22, 2012 in Chico, Calif. (AP Photo/Jason Halley, Chico Enterprise-Record)