What started Black Friday?

Black Friday is the first Friday following Thanksgiving which (as you may know) is the biggest shopping day of the year. However, you might actually be thinking of Good Friday (since you posted in holidays/traditions and the occult) which was the day on which Christ was supposedly crucified.

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Is Friday the 13th good luck?

Most supersticious people would answer that it's bad luck.

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How many times has the 13th fallen on a Friday in February since 1970?

5 (not including 1970.) (1976, 1981, 1987, 1998, 2004) Next time this will happen is February 2009, and again in 2015, 2026 and 2032.

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How did Friday the 13th become unluck?

First,lets' talk about twelve. People think twelve is a perfect number that there're twelve mouths in a year, twelve constellations all together, and Jesus has twelve apostles.However threeteen which is over twelve is transgression.Therefore threeteen is a symbol of unluck.In the human history,th...

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Why does every year contain at least one Friday the 13th and not more than three?

because of the way the months line up. There are 7 days in the week . It's given that the 13th will be on a Friday at least once

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Which shoulder do you throw the salt over?

It is believed the "devil" stands over the left shoulder of a person. As salt was once considered a symbol of wealth and prosperity, spilling it is thought of as wasteful and a means to tempt the "devil" into taking it from you. Throwing salt over your left shoulder is supposed to "blind the devi...

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How does Friday the 13th end?

The dreaded Friday 13th Yeah sure some people believe it to be bad luck but just like many other 'old wives tales' this is just one of them for example: Don't walk under ladders. Don't cross paths with a black cat. Don't put shoes on the table. (also don't do this because it is very unhygienic) ...

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Why did Friday 13th start?

i your talking about the horror movie series, Friday the 13th, the original first film with Betsy palmer as pamela, the first film was made in 1980.

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What is the best Friday the 13th?

They are all good! It is a great day.

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How often are there two Friday the 13th's in a row?

Once every 6 or 11 years, in a regular cycle through the year 2100, when the cycle will change. Only one pairing, a non-leap year where February 13 is on a Friday, will have the 13th of the next month (March 13) also on a Friday. The recent years where this occurs demonstrates the cycle: 1953 195...

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What odd occurrences have taken place on Friday the 13th?

While we’re not especially superstitious, Friday the 13th has certainly held bad luck for some people. Here are a few of our favorite coincidences: An author’s ship suffered a strange fate. Author Thomas William Lawson was a businessman and author, and he might have helped popularize the Friday...

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What is the truth about Friday 13th?

Wikipedia on "Friday 13th" and "superstition" Friday the 13th is the thirteenth day in a month that falls on Friday, which superstition holds that it is a day of good or bad luck. Superstition is a belief or notion, not based on reason or knowledge. [...] To medieval scholars the word was applied...

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Why is Friday the 13th inlucky?

it has never been unlucky people just say that it is. Signed aj santucci

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Why is it called Friday the 13th?

Because it is the 13th day of the month, and it falls on Friday.

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