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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 ...

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Nov 24, 2015 ... The retail bonanza known as Black Friday is now an integral part of many Thanksgiving celebrations, but this holiday tradition has darker roots ...

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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.

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

Black Friday has two meanings. The more contemporary one refers to the day after the U.S. Thanksgiving, which has also traditionally been a holiday itself for ...

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.

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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 ...