Dramatic Photos: Black Friday Frenzy

Despite the poor economy shoppers swamped stores for bargains on "Black Friday.

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Shoppers wait in line while shopping at Toys"R"Us during the Black Friday sales event in Fort Worth, Texas. Black Friday, the day after Thanksgiving, is the busiest shopping day of the holiday season.
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Shoppers pack the main floor during Black Friday at Macy's in New York City. Friday.
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Shoppers wheel their purchases out of a Wal-Mart store in Los Angeles, California, before dawn on Black Friday.
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Shoppers rush into the Nebraska Furniture Mart in Omaha early Friday morning.
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A security guard keeps an eye on shoppers waiting in line early Friday to enter an Old Navy Store in San Leandro, Calif.
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Kristen and Mike Lacoste drag a 42-inch plasma television to the cash register at a Sears in North Attleboro, Mass., Friday at 4 a.m. According to the National Retail Federation as many as 134 million people, 4.7% more than last year, will shop this Friday, Saturday or Sunday.
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Shoppers stream into Kohl's before dawn in Omaha, Neb.
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Black Friday shopper Dean Leon curls up in a shopping cart as he waits in line outside a Target in Mechanicsburg, Pa., early Friday morning.
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Trish Lyle, right, and Mary Jane King rush to pack up their Toys R Us purchases so they can go to another store and take advantage of their early morning specials in Jackson, Miss.
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Cynthia Sellers of Yazoo City, Miss., crams her Toys R Us purchases into the trunk Friday morning.
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Nicole Coleman, 29, of the Bronx, N.Y., heads to the register after her early morning shopping at Toys R Us.
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Jazzmyn Mccuen, right, 4, looks at a toy in a shopping cart as she waits for her mother, Amanda Mccuen, center, to check out at a Wal-Mart, Friday, Nov. 27, 2009 in Marietta, Georgia.
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Several hundred people wait in line outside electronic store Best Buy in Jackson, Miss.
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Workers greet the first rush of holiday shoppers at 5 a.m. at Best Buy in South Portland, Maine.
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Shoppers line up to pay at Kohl's in Omaha, Neb.
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A Fisher Price toy waits on the shelf for a shopper looking for bargains Target in Mayfield Heights, Ohio.
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Roxane Barnes takes a break from holiday shopping while her daughters continue to take advantage of Black Friday deals at Emerald Square Mall in North Attleboro, Mass.
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Customers reach for GPS devices for sale at an Ohio Target.
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A shopper looks at an item on sale at Kohl's in Omaha.
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A customer looks over her cart and store sale flyer as she waits to check out at Target in Mayfield Heights, Ohio.
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The line to check out winds through the store at Target in Mayfield Heights Ohio.
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Shoppers Jeri Hull and Karen Brashear wait in line while shopping at Toys R Us in Fort Worth, Texas.
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About 600 shoppers lined up at a Little Rock, Ark., Old Navy early Friday.
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Hundreds of shoppers wait outside the Toys R Us in Fort Worth, Texas.
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Cashier Adrienne Artis checks a customer at a Little Rock, Ark., Old Navy store early Friday.
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Black Friday holiday shopper Greg Inman waits in a checkout line with other shoppers at Toys R Us in Camp Hill, Pa., early Friday morning.
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Black Friday holiday shopper Jen Fox waits in a checkout line with arms full of toys at Toys R Us in Camp Hill, Pa.
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Holiday shoppers line up outside Best Buy in Lawrence, Kan.
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Richard Stupansky carries his purchases to the checkout at Sears in North Olmsted, Ohio.
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Black Friday holiday shoppers enter Toys R Us in Camp Hill, Pa.
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Shoppers examine discounted shirts at a Little Rock, Ark., Old Navy shortly after opening early Friday morning.
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Black Friday holiday shoppers try to navigate crowded isles at Toys R Us in Camp Hill, Pa.
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Black Friday holiday shoppers wait in line in the electronics department at Toys R Us in Camp Hill, Pa.
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A family walks by a 32" high definition television on sale as they shop at a Wal-mart in Los Angeles.
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Black Friday shoppers look for early bargains at a Little Rock, Ark., Old Navy.
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People crowd the aisles looking for bargains during the traditional Black Friday shopping day at Target in Mayfield Heights, Ohio early Friday.
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Shoppers Andrea Berry, left, Shelly Berry, right, and Samantha Berry, 8, are the first to enter a Little Rock, Ark., Old Navy.
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Customers wait to check out in the hardware department at Sears in North Olmsted, Ohio.
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