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Paraskevidekatriaphobics

People afflicted with a morbid, irrational fear of Friday the 13th.... Oh there are quite a few of those around!!!

The sixth day of the week and the number 13 both have foreboding reputations said to date from ancient times, and their inevitable conjunction from one to three times a year portends more misfortune than some credulous minds can bear.

Some Links to Friday the 13th Superstitions
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So if you get fired from your job today, or smash up your car, you can blame it on Friday the 13th. Superstition, provides us with an excuse for explaining away our mistakes and disgraces. In other words, it's an easy way to rationalize the screw-ups for which we ourselves are ultimately responsible


But if you're scared - wait till Monday!!!

Comments

Leaving comments on friday the 13th is a bad omen... . oh shit ...did I just do it.. ?
Jo said…
It's already 12 AM...and finally the day's over :)
but wait!
I've heard that it gets worst on Saturday the 14th!

Boooooooooooo...........
mallik said…
I am scared of Monday now. I bumped into a road divider. Do you have some explaination to offer?
Arjun said…
oh - that BUMP - it was a friendly reminder from the lord above - helooo - don't forget mondays!!!
Aditya said…
I think the indian cricket team won a match on this day - go figure!
Sambhavi said…
whew! Sunday the 22nd is safe enough a day to read and post a comment.. :P

Why is it that Friday the 13th gives you more comments than usual? :P

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