Random Note for WOTY: #21

David Barnhart dbarnhart at HIGHLANDS.COM
Mon Dec 30 13:43:25 UTC 2013

Of momentary interest: _Black Monday_ (new meaning: _U.S._ the day when
professional football coaches are fired).

In eOED, _Black Monday_ refers to

1. The Monday following Easter Sunday.

2. The first school day following a vacation.

3. Monday Oct. 19, 1987, the day of a world stock market crash.



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