So Black Friday hasn't been around for too long in South Africa, and despite the messy queues and useless 10% discounts retailers offer, South African tweeps have developed a young sense of humour around the 'sale day.'
Nithi kune Black Friday Lobola specials??? ÃƒÂ°Ã…Â¸Ã‹Å“Ã¢â‚¬Å¡ÃƒÂ°Ã…Â¸Ã‹Å“Ã¢â‚¬Å¡ÃƒÂ°Ã…Â¸Ã‹Å“Ã¢â‚¬Å¡ pic.twitter.com/eGtuYetq5uÃ¢â‚¬â€ÂÂ Akhona UNLTDÃƒÂ¢Ã‹Å“Ã¢â‚¬Å¾ (@mr_vana) November 20, 2017
Anything that is not 50% and above is NOT a Black Friday sale, retailers!Ã¢â‚¬â€ÂÂ Xolisa Mapatwana (@XolisaM_) November 20, 2017
Eysan... Just ask, fellas
Your MCM thinks Black Friday is about dressing all blackÃƒÂ°Ã…Â¸Ã‹Å“Ã‚Â¥ÃƒÂ°Ã…Â¸Ã¢â€Å¾Â¢Ã¢â‚¬Å¡Ã¢â‚¬â€ÂÂ Nols (@nols_vee) November 20, 2017
Just imagine queueing for 1 item?
All i need on this Black Friday it's an electric kettle! But i can feel my legs swollen in advance already due to the long wait_ ÃƒÂ°Ã…Â¸Ã‹Å“Ã¢â‚¬ÂÂÂÃ¢â‚¬â€ÂÂ Speelman Mandlenkosi (@Speelma80218842) November 21, 2017
Respect us, retailers!
Black Friday in SA is a joke. 10-30% off? LMFAO. Call me when SA Retailers get serious, that is 80-90% off. #BlackFridayÃ¢â‚¬â€ÂÂ Eb ÃƒÂ°Ã…Â¸Ã¢â‚¬Â¡Ã‚Â¿ÃƒÂ°Ã…Â¸Ã¢â‚¬Â¡Ã‚Â¦ÃƒÂ°Ã…Â¸Ã¢â‚¬Â¡Ã‚Â¬ÃƒÂ°Ã…Â¸Ã¢â‚¬Â¡Ã‚Â (@SuperEbza) November 21, 2017
Your bank account has no idea what's coming
I am truly not ready for how broke Black Friday sales are about to make me. pic.twitter.com/UrJnazKBYUÃ¢â‚¬â€ÂÂ MalowÃƒÂ© (@PalesaMaloisane) November 21, 2017
Can this black Friday also let us buy housesÃƒÂ°Ã…Â¸Ã‚Â¤Ã¢â‚¬ÂÂÂÃ¢â‚¬â€ÂÂ New'AgeÃ¢â€Å¾Â¢ (@Cya_MthiZ) November 21, 2017
Erm... Not sure if that qualifies
Maybe someone will take me out on a date this BLACK FRIDAY...Ã¢â‚¬â€ÂÂ Siya (@lawrencem007) November 21, 2017
Yass wena moghel! Live your dreams!
Finally got a plan for black Friday. I'll use my savings and replace them when I get paid. ÃƒÂ°Ã…Â¸Ã‹Å“Ã†'Ã¢â‚¬â€ÂÂ Queen Kay (@TheRealKholosa) November 21, 2017
This is actually smart...
Lmao. People planning on buying Valentines Day gifts nge Black FridayÃ¢â‚¬â€ÂÂ uSwid' oMnandi ÃƒÂ°Ã…Â¸Ã‹Å“Ã¢â‚¬Â¹ (@Mthigo_) November 21, 2017
Quick lesson: Black Friday is coming for ALL your money!
Is it true that this Black Friday madness starts at 00:01, immediate when people's salaries hit their bank account?Ã¢â‚¬â€ÂÂ Mathews_mpete (@MathewsMpete) November 21, 2017
Au Ngeke mfwethu!
And I’m just here tryna found what what’s different at checkers on Black Friday than other days looking at this ðŸ¤·ðŸ¾â™‚ï¸ðŸ¤·ðŸ¾â™‚ï¸ like I seriously don’t see the difference pic.twitter.com/FZtgO6f34I— Ndumiso and 546 others (@Toaleto) November 21, 2017
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