Saturday, November 24, 2012 3:02 am
Quotations of the day
By The Associated Press
"It's Black Thursday and Friday combined. This is going to be a new normal of how we shop." - Jackie Fernandez, a retail expert at the consulting firm Deloitte, on how Thanksgiving Day this year became the new start of the holiday shopping season known as Black Friday.
"Christmas is coming and $325 million would come in handy." - Tim Abel, 63, who bought a Powerball ticket at New York's Port Authority Bus Terminal, as the jackpot grew to $325 million - the fourth-largest in the game's history.