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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Black_Friday_(shopping)

Black Friday is the day following Thanksgiving Day in the United States Since 1952, it has been ..... The Federation's definition of “Black Friday weekend” includes Thursday, Friday, Saturday and projected spending for Sunday. The survey ...

www.history.com/news/whats-the-real-history-of-black-friday

Nov 24, 2015 ... It makes sense that the term “Black Friday” might refer to the single day of the year when retail companies finally go “into the black” (i.e. make a ...

www.snopes.com/holidays/thanksgiving/blackfriday.asp

Dec 1, 2013 ... The term 'Black Friday' did not originate with the practice of selling off slaves on the day after Thanksgiving.

www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/11/27/black-friday-origin_n_4346347.html

Nov 27, 2013 ... It's totally understandable if you think the term “Black Friday” is a direct linguistic descendent of “in the black,” accounting jargon for turning a ...

www.thebalance.com/why-is-it-called-black-friday-3305712

Nov 25, 2016 ... Why is Black Friday called Black Friday? It started out as a negative but was later turned into a positive. Here's where the term came from.

www.knowyourmobile.com/devices/black-friday-2016/23898/real-reason-black-friday-called-black-friday

Nov 28, 2016 ... But most – meaning, 99% of people – have no idea about the true origin of the name Black Friday. So now, for your reading pleasure, a quick ...

www.investopedia.com/terms/b/blackfriday.asp

Originally, September 24, 1869, was deemed Black Friday. The crash was sparked by gold speculators, including Jay Gould and James Fist, who attempted to ...

www.mirror.co.uk/news/uk-news/why-black-friday-called-history-6905688

Nov 25, 2016 ... Black Friday has little to do with shops making a profit and a lot to do with disgruntled traffic police.

blackfriday.com/pages/black-friday-history

For millions of people Black Friday is the time to do some serious Christmas shopping --even before the last of the Thanksgiving leftovers are gone! Black Friday ...

www.businessinsider.com/meaning-of-black-friday-retail-accounting-2015-11

Nov 25, 2015 ... Friday is "Black Friday." For many American consumers, it is the day after Thanksgiving when you can get great deals on goods that may ...