Why is the day after Thanksgiving called “Black Friday”?
The term “Black Friday” started as an insider lingo among retailers a trade term that Caught the Public Imagination was inducted in the pre-Quicken, pre-computer era of bookkeeping. The color black refers to the ink used in handwritten ledgers of marking profits in black ink (losses in red ink).
— Vikings on HISTORY (@HistoryVikings) August 17, 2015
So How do you like THAT for an entrance?
Yes I know the last Season is long over, but I realized that I had not written a review for it, or any previous season (even though I did not have a blog then) so this is part preview for season 4 and (hopefully) 3 parts review for past seasons.
Actually I just noticed, that is not fully true as looking in my archives again I did find a couple of Vikings related posts:
NO they did not wear horned Helmets.
Were there really Berserkers? (AS in Bear or bare) Yes.. (in both regards) Rollo is one of those berserkers or in…
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I think I forgot to post this from my Entertainment blog…
I hope it helps you find a new fave series.
So right now I am reading Four to score, in the Stephanie Plum novel series. AS usual there’s plenty of laughs and Stephanie being in Peril.
Stephanie gets another bail jumper and has to track down a waitress who doesn’t want to be found, and who has sent her Ex on a scavenger hunt of sorts.Her arch-rival Joyce is on the tail of of her and the case. She’s also being accused of stealing someone’s boyfriend, which doesn’t end there as the accuser takes justice for lack of a better term into their own hands taking it out on Stephanie’s personal (and even some Public) Property.
I have 91 more pages to go as of Friday 3rd and i think I figured out who it is sending the threats about the boyfriend. Stephanie thinks its someone hung up on Morelli. Speaking of which after Stephanie’s Car among other things gets torched she ends…
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Role Model Award? I give it to her!
Now I know there’s a THor’s Helmet nebula but I thought this was just CG in a movie apparently not