We've never doubted the fact that Christmas Creep is a nefarious plot to destroy Thanksgiving, Halloween, Columbus Day and even Labor Day (it's run by a big eastern syndicate, you know). But we never had proof that our disgust with early Christmas promotions is shared by other consumers. That's why we commissioned the Consumer Reports National Research Center to find out the truth.
When do you think it is appropriate for stores to start decorating for and promoting the winter holidays?
Before Labor Day 1%
Between Labor Day and Halloween 5%
Between Halloween and Thanksgiving 36%
After Thanksgiving 54%
Don't Celebrate Holidays 1%
Don't Know 1%
Refused to Answer 1%
(PS why does there HAVE to be a tag? Can we add a Buxr or Off topic tag?)