Where Did Black Friday Come From
In his ad, he said, "'Black Friday' is the name that the Philadelphia Police Department gave to the Friday following Thanksgiving Day. It is not a term of endearment for them. 'Black Friday' officially opens the Christmas shopping season in center city.
Phylissa Wonders, â€œwhy do people call it "Black Friday''?â€ Thanks for WONDERing with us, Phylissa!. Black Friday â€” the day after Thanksgiving in the United States â€” signals the. Did you get it?. . At the top of this page, you can click on EXPLORE WONDERS to go to a page where all of our Wonders of the Day are kept.
If you ask most people why the day after Thanksgiving is called Black Friday, they