5 Reasons Why Black Friday is Totally Pointless

Digital Trends

Black Friday, the biggest shopping day of the year, is the Friday after Thanksgiving. It sucks.

The term was first used by traffic-weary Philadelphia police officers in the early 1960s to describe the post-Thanksgiving shopping rush. However, a different explanation later arose as a way to associate Black Friday with something more positive. For the majority of the year, retailers generally operate at a financial loss, or “in the red.” Black Friday would be the point retailers begin to turn a profit, or operate “in the black.”

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WizzroSupreme1056d ago

Black Friday is just a mess of a day that doesn't even land you the best deals. That's why I wait 'til Cyber Monday.

annoyedgamer1054d ago (Edited 1054d ago )

With the rise of giants like Amazon there is no such thing as Cyber Monday.

contra1571055d ago

Sale on real deals anymore