superstitions

Holiday Gift Superstitions
It’s that time of year for giving gifts, but if you look at different cultures around the world there are different superstitions about giving gifts. Sometimes they’re outright taboos. For example:
Don’t give gifts with sharp objects like a knife, sciss…
Brett Alan Has Superstitions
When I played football in high school, I had a routine that I followed every Friday night.  I had to eat the same dinner.  My ankles had to be taped by the same person.  My eye black was put on left eye first then right eye second.  You could say I was a little superstitious.
Why We Think Friday The 13th Is Unlucky
Get out your four leaf cover and your rabbit’s foot – it’s Friday the 13th. It’s the third and final one this year. The fear is in the combination of Friday – considered in ancient history as the 6th day and its association with 666 and the…
Friday the 13th – Dale’s Daily Data
Get out your four leaf clover and your rabbit’s foot – it’s Friday the 13th. We’ve only got one of them this year and today is the day.  Some years have as many as three.   The fear is in the combination of Friday – considered in ancient history as the 6th day and its association with 666 and the de…
Superstitions…I’ve Had A Few
I'm that guy.  The guy who has to make sure that he puts his socks on right foot THEN left foot on a gameday.  If my team has luck when I'm wearing a certain person's jersey, I wear that same jersey until it doesn't have the same affect on the team.  But I think I&…
Dale’s Daily Data: Christmas Gift Superstitions
It’s that time of year for giving gifts, but if you look at different cultures around the world there are different superstitions about giving gifts. Sometimes they’re outright taboos. For example:
* Don’t give gifts with sharp edges like a knife, sciss…
Dale’s Daily Data: Christmas Traditions & Superstitions
In Italy, instead of Christmas trees, they decorated small wooden pyramids with fruit.
Ukranians decorate their trees with an artificial spider and matching web.  A spider web found on Christmas morning is believed to bring good luck.
In Caracas, Venezuela, they block off the streets on Christmas…