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Holiday retail sales sluggish during Black Friday weekend

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If the overeating didn't tire you out this weekend, maybe the shopping did.

All weekend -- starting Thursday night -- people pounded that pavement at shopping malls all over the country in search of the uber holiday deal. But while foot traffic was up, you all didn't spend as much as retailers may have hoped.

For more we are joined by Shelly Banjo, retail reporter for the Wall Street Journal.