Story posted November 26, 2007
Jennifer Scanlon, professor of gender and women's studies and an expert in consumer culture, appeared on WCSH (Channel 6) in a news story about "Cyber Monday" that aired Monday, Nov. 26, 2007.
Click here to read the story. Once there, click Play Video to watch the segment.
The term Cyber Monday refers to the Monday immediately following Black Friday, the ceremonial kick-off of the online holiday shopping season between Thanksgiving Day and Christmas.
Whereas Black Friday is associated with traditional brick-and-mortar stores, Cyber Monday symbolizes a busy day for online retailers.