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Cyber Monday

In the US, the Monday after Thanksgiving, on which many online retailers offer significant sales. It closely follows Black Friday, the Friday after Thanksgiving, on which brick-and-mortar stores hold sales. A: "How could you afford such a nice TV?" B: "Oh, I bought it on Cyber Monday. You wouldn't believe how cheap it was!"
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