FCI Editorial Comment
There are those who mark the passage of time by counting the number of ritualized holiday voyages to Grandma and Grandpa’s. Some prefer to watch Dick Clark drop a giant ball in the Big Apple, while deduction-junkies target April 15 each and every year.
Then there is the floor covering industry, the thousands of stalwart souls whose very existence is often determined by the success or failure of one thing. Calendars in offices across the land sport large, red “X’s” in the middle of the week.