With Thanksgiving just a day away, Black Friday, the second most sacred holiday in November in America, comes just a day later. So what does that mean? Leftovers? Turkey cranberry gravy sandwiches? The day off from work? Yes to all of the above (hopefully), but also and maybe most importantly it means shopping!
Sure, you can shop literally any other day of the year, so you must be thinking, “what makes Black Friday so special?” Well the reason that Black Friday is such a big deal in this country is because it is designated as THE shopping day of the year.
Black Friday is meant to signify the beginning of the holiday season shopping period with people getting ready for all of the big gift giving holidays. And in honor of this glorious time, many stores and companies offer extremely good deals on many of their products. So good, in fact, that people will line up in front of a store HOURS before it opens, just to get a good deal on something. Continue reading