Every year the decorations go up earlier. It used to be the stores and my neighbors would wait until after Thanksgiving. But now, they're up sometime soon after Halloween. And don't you love the decorations that stay up till April. Something strange is going on inside THOSE houses. The eggnog never stops flowing, I reckon.
In that spirit, I'm presenting the Miami view: (that's the cast of CSI Miami, by the way)
An old fart's view of the approaching holiday season: