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

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