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Instead of passing out caramel-dipped apples in anticipation of Halloween, Akira's handing out something much better: discounts. From now until midnight tomorrow, the mini-chain's online store is having a Black Friday sale, with select dresses, cardigans and jackets up to 40% off. We're not sure if they know the actual post-Thanksgiving shopping bonanza is four weeks away, but with deals this good, maybe we should just avoid letting them know. [Akira Chicago]