Days of the Week

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Can you name the day of the week that is described below?

Updated Aug 13, 2012

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DescriptionDay
''Ruby _____'' (Rolling Stones)
Dies Martis or ''Day of Mars'' in Latin
Day shares a name with a member of ''The Addams Family''
Day named for the Old Norse god Thor, or Thunor, in most Germanic languages
Sometimes referred to as ''hump day'' in American English slang
''_____ Bloody _____'' (U2 song)
Traditionally, Roman Catholics were to refrain from eating meat (except for fish) on this day
Rebecca Black song or Ice Cube film
''Sweet _____'' (John Steinbeck novel)
''Cyber _____'': Online shopping day that follows Thanksgiving weekend (US)
The Jewish Sabbath begins at sunset on this day
A large majority of UK football league games are played on this day
Dies Mercurii or ''Day of Mercury'' in Latin
Official day of rest in Israel, and only day in New Zealand on which elections can be held
''_____'s Child'' (song by both The Chameleons and David Bowie)
Comic cat Garfield's most hated day
Day originally named for the Norse god, Odin
Day named for the planet Saturn
DescriptionDay
In the US, Martin Luther King Day falls on this day in the third week of January
''_____ Night Live''
''Ash _____''; occurs 46 days before Easter
Day of the September 11th attacks
Day called Guruvaar in the Hindu religion; named for Jupiter, the largest of planets
The second day of the calendar week in such countries as the US, Canada, and Japan
Mardi Gras occurs on this day
1940 screwball comedy ''His Girl _____''
Oliver Stone film ''Any Given _____''
Called ''Lördag'' (Bath Day) in Scandinavian countries, from the Viking practice of bathing on this day
The first day of the week on traditional Hebrew, Christian, and Islamic calendars
Day for national elections in the United States
Super Bowl _____
Due to a small statistical anomaly in the Gregorian Calendar, the 13th of any month is slightly more likely to fall on this day than any of the other six
''Manic _____'' (The Bangles)
Idiom referring to one who drives slowly or leisurely, as if sightseeing: ''_____ driver''
''Maundy _____''; Christian holy day marking the Last Supper

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