Flocks of shoppers rushed into Macy's superstore in New York City on Thursday to enjoy Black Friday's sales. Major department stores across the US opened their doors on the eve to the Thanksgiving holiday, offering huge discounts. «Normally people won't go shopping because they will be at home with their families, so they make a sale to make up for the day that nobody shops», explained shopper... Еще Caroline Matthew's. Black Friday is a tradition which originated in the US and has been replicated overseas. The day is usually the busiest shopping day of the year in the US, drawing in huge crowds and often sparking commotion.