Instead, the 22 year-old joined about 100 other people outside of a Brooklyn Wendy's restaurant calling for an hourly wage increase to $15 an hour.
She was holding a sign that read "Raise pay, live better."
"I have bills to pay and we don't get enough money," said McClain, who makes the federal minimum wage of $7.25 an hour, and works 20 hours a week.
Missing out on a day's pay would be hard for McClain, who can barely pay for diapers and clothes for her five-month old daughter Kamayah. - More
Following on from Grey Thursday and Black Friday comes Cyber Monday - the marketing term given to the Monday after Thanksgiving when retailers offer online deals for customers.
Retailers are hoping customers will be just as enthusiastic about shopping from the comfort of their own homes as they were about finding deals at major retailers over the Thanksgiving holiday.
Starting midnight tonight (or Sunday, in the case of Amazon), retailers will be offering exclusive deals for online shoppers. - More