Maybe it was a turkey overload. Maybe they just wanted to burn off the calories. Or, maybe people are feeling a bit better about the economy and are ready to shop. Whatever the reason, a record number of shoppers in Central Oregon and around the nation took advantage of Black Friday specials. A published report says it wasn't just the retail stores; online business was brisk as well. The final Black Friday sales numbers should be out soon, but businesses are hoping that the shopping frenzy will continue throughout the holiday season.