As the nation faces a second surge in coronavirus cases, the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is urging Americans to avoid travel and gatherings for the holiday. While it might not feel like the most traditional of times for everyone spending the day at home, adding a few “baked” goods to the menu can go a long way. Thus, the Emerald has put … [Read more...] about 5 Recipes for the Perfect Stay-at-Home Danksgiving
How did Black Friday get its Name?
Written By: J. Laura The Myth Behind the Retail Holiday Every November after Thanksgiving, Black Friday sales swing in. Though it is now known as a consumer holiday, there is a myth that the term Black Friday originated from the trading of Black slaves. The Myth Behind Black Friday The myth arose after there was a claim dating back to the 1800s that Southern plantation … [Read more...] about How did Black Friday get its Name?