It’s reported today that Thanksgiving is a big online shopping day in the US. Obviously it precedes Black Friday and the weekend frenzy, but now reports suggest it is also, not just fair game, but a bonanza time too. Capitalism wins. It seems that people are shunning their turkey and pumpkin pie to head online and bag an online bargain when they should be spending family time stateside. So what’s going on? “Thanksgiving is shaping up to be a record-breaking shopping day.