Friday the 13th: A Biblical Superstition?
Friday the 13th sparks many superstitions which ... it has little to do the cause and effect of it. "Sure, the film industry can make it worse, but the superstition is deeply rooted in tradition and the media has little effect on it," Stevens said.
Why Does Friday the 13th Scare Us So Much?
(Get more Friday the 13th facts.) But take heart. Some research suggests you may actually be a bit safer on this ill-omened day. And superstitions ... handle Friday the 13th," Borah added. "We don't do anything too scary today, or double check that ...
You Don't Have to Be Superstitious to Dread Friday the 13th
A Gallup poll also reveals that many hotels in Las Vegas, where luck and superstition ... if it's going to be Friday the 13th," Beaton says. "Like if they're going to close their house on that day, there's no way they would do it." Industries involved ...
Friday the 13th: What's behind the superstition?
Superstitions are at an all time high ... A common theory behind the phenomenon of Friday the 13th is tied to Biblical events. "It has something to do with Friday being an unlucky day because that's when Jesus was crucified and the 13 is unlucky because ...
Comment: Where did Friday the 13th come from? (And where is it going?)
The novel tells the story of an unscrupulous stockbroker using superstition to cause panic on Wall Street on the inauspicious date. A fitting start to the Friday the 13 th myth ... is watching everything we do, but the Snowden revelations proved them ...