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Lt. Commander
Join Date: Dec 2007
Posts: 120
# 47
09-02-2010, 12:38 PM
Originally Posted by Captain_Danar
I'd like it if they observed other countries holidays instead of only American ones, why should only American holidays be celebrated by discounts?
As has been pointed out several times, it's an American company. We don't expect [insert random country here] to observe our holidays and offer us discounts on our holidays. Why? Because they're not us.

Originally Posted by Captain_Danar
[...] Singling out one countries holiday when you're selling something to people all across the world via the same means is showing favouritism.

Originally Posted by Rekhan
[...] I don't really understand who we're showing favoritism to, though, since everyone in the world can take advantage of the sale.
(Emphasis added by me, and quoted because I think it's worth repeating.)