It's a time-honored American tradition. The moment we finish stuffing our faces with all sorts of fatty foods, it's our duty to further give back to the economy by purchasing a bunch of crap. Of course, any time you run into a social situation with hundreds of people fighting over game consoles and half-zip fleeces, you're bound to run into some stereotypes.

That's why we took several nerve-wracking trips down memory lane in order to relive the experience that is shopping on the busiest day of the year, and how it transforms moms to monsters and dads into nervous wrecks. From people who absolutely must buy things to the loyal folks waiting for a fresh pair of sneakers, we break down The 10 Types of Black Friday Shoppers.