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

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