Black Friday shoppers line up on Thanksgiving

TULSA - For some, Black Friday couldn't start soon enough.

The lines started before Thanksgiving dinner was even served at some stores across Tulsa on Thursday.

Best Buy was the first store at Tulsa Hills with a line. Its doors opened at midnight.

People we talked to in line were waiting for electronics-- like TV's, laptops and tablets. The early open time doesn't seem to bother them at all.

Justin Wooten and his friends were first in line at Best Buy.  

"You really get to enjoy yourself out here. We're just talking, having a good time. And really get to reflect on each other and what we've been doing the last couple of months since I live out of town. So it's really just a fun time to hang out with friends," Wooten said.

They say this has become a tradition. They've spent the past three Thanksgivings hanging out together in store lines.

At Target across the road, doors opened at 9:00 p.m.

Ikia Young waited in line at Target since 6:00 p.m.

"I do understand the complaints people have about that. But for me, it didn't really bother me. I just took 'to go' plates."

To her and dozens of other shoppers-- it's worth the wait.

"When they open that door, you just can't help but accelerate and move a little quicker. So I'm ready. I got tennis shoes on," Young said.

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