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** FILE ** In this Nov. 25, 2011, file photo, shoppers scramble for door buster deals at Target, in Bowling Green, Ky. U.S. consumers spent at a lackluster rate in November as their incomes barely grew, suggesting that U.S. households may struggle to sustain their spending into 2012. (AP Photo/Daily News, Joe Imel, File)
Photo by: Joe Imel
** FILE ** In this Nov. 25, 2011, file photo, shoppers scramble for door buster deals at Target, in Bowling Green, Ky. U.S. consumers spent at a lackluster rate in November as their incomes barely grew, suggesting that U.S. households may struggle to sustain their spending into 2012. (AP Photo/Daily News, Joe Imel, File)

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