Sometimes leads to the trampling/stomping of Wal-mart employees
Tim: Why would you wake up at an ungodly hour to go shopping?
Jim: ...Shut it...
Other VPs: don't worry, the day after thanksgiving we'll sell enough crap to get into the black.
exec: Thank God for Black Friday!
2. The friday after Thanksgiving traditionally used an economic indicator of America's economy.
2. Business teacher: This friday is black friday and we will see how this economy is REALLY doing.
Consumers have a love/hate relationship with it, people, who work in stores hate it, and corporate owners of store franchises love it because their yearly profits go up. Black Friday got it's name because the stores profits go from being in the "red zone" to the "black zone." This day and the Christmas season (month of December) is used to make up for the 11 months of lost sales.
Walmart President: "Good, good. Yes I see those morons on the television killing each other to buy their Tickle-Me-Elmo dolls. Our plans to run out small business and rule the world are beginning to succeed. Gentlemen! Let us raise our glasses in a toast to evil."
Tad: I think I'm going to start with a Black Friday.
Bartholomew: Gotta get down on Black Friday.