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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 news media have long described the day after Thanksgiving as the busiest shopping day of the year. .... During Black Friday sales in 2014, police forces were called to stores across Britain to deal with crowd control issues ...

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

Nov 25, 2016 ... Black Friday is the name given to the shopping day after Thanksgiving. It was originally called Black Friday because so many people went out ...

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The day after Thanksgiving is known as 'Black Friday' in North America, and the term is in increasing use around the world – but where does the name come ...

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Nov 28, 2016 ... Why is Black Friday called "Black Friday". ... red”) stores would supposedly earn a profit (“went into the black”) on the day after Thanksgiving, ...

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Black Friday — the day after Thanksgiving in the United States — signals the ... In accounting terms, operating at a loss (losing money) is called being “in the ...

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Dec 1, 2013 ... The term 'Black Friday' did not originate with the practice of selling off slaves on the day after Thanksgiving. ... If the day is the year's biggest for retailers, why is it called Black Friday? Because it is a day retailers make profits ...

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

Nov 25, 2016 ... In the US, Black Friday is the day after Thanksgiving, when turkey-stuffed customers take advantage of the holiday to do some some shopping.

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Black Friday is the Friday after Thanksgiving, and it's one of the major ... Ever since the start of the modern Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in 1924, the Friday ...

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Nov 17, 2013 ... In this video from our YouTube channel (click here to subscribe), we take a look at the real reason the day after Thanksgiving is calledBlack ...