As you embark on a new week at work or school, below are some interesting facts about Monday that you may not have known about.
- Monday was once referred to as “Blue Monday” as it was once considered the day when everyone did laundry. “Bluing”, as it was called, was necessary to prevent white clothes from getting faded and washed out looking.
- Another unique tidbit about Monday, the second day of the week, is, the French used to call automobiles that turn out to be lemons, "Monday Cars."
- There are actually a few positive things about Monday. First, if you were born on Monday you are considered “not homely". Second, Mondays are the best days to shop for new cars as the majority of car sales take place on weekends. Due to the limited sales on Mondays, car salesmen are more likely to offer special deals to increase their profits.
- According to the science of Alchemy, Monday is associated with the color Silver, a thought that might put a little glitter into your Monday routine!