Day 332: Black Friday

I’ve always wondered why Black Friday is called Black Friday. So today I did some brief research and found some suggestions of where the name came from. One suggestion is that slave owners used to sell black slaves at a discount on the day after thanksgiving. And so the day became known as Black Friday.Continue reading “Day 332: Black Friday”

Day 331: Thanksgiving

I’m not a fan of the history of Thanksgiving but I do love the concept and idealism of spending one day a year being thankful for everything you have. Personally we should all be doing this on a weekly if not daily basis, but living in a busy world, one day a year seems toContinue reading “Day 331: Thanksgiving”