1. The term Cyber Monday was actually created by marketing companies to encourage online buying on the first Monday after Thanksgiving.
2. General Motors will lay off 14,700 factory and white-collar workers in North America and put five plants up for possible closure as it restructures to cut costs and focus more on autonomous and electric vehicles.
Fox News on mass layoffs at GM: "There's hardly no demand for cars in this country … listen, it's not a bad thing. These other products cost a lot more money and they have fatter profit margins." pic.twitter.com/gHYGGpdEKs
— John Whitehouse (@existentialfish) November 26, 2018
3. The Salvation Army has a gold bar to sell that was dropped into one of its kettles in Marshalltown, Iowa.
Someone in Marshalltown put more than just pocket change in the Salvation Army red kettle Wednesday. https://t.co/29hcqOm2tB
— Des Moines Register (@DMRegister) November 22, 2018