Canadian Black Friday

Joel S. Berson Berson at ATT.NET
Fri Nov 29 20:19:08 UTC 2013

Today either my AM car radio or my TV CNN said something about how
the rest of the world was being influenced by the U.S. Black
Friday.  I wasn't really listening, however, so I can't tell you how.


At 11/29/2013 11:04 AM, Michael Quinion wrote:
>Dave Wilton commented:
> > I'm hearing radio ads for "Black Friday" sales here in Toronto. This
> > strikes me as odd since yesterday wasn't a holiday up here. It's kind of
> > like hearing ads for "Boxing Day" sales in the States.
>We've been seeing them here in the UK, too, which is even weirder. For
>example: .
>Michael Quinion
>Editor, World Wide Words
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