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Fear of Friday 13 goes way, way back

Published 04/13/2007

This is Friday the 13th, and some people are afraid of walking under a ladder or breaking a mirror for fear of bad luck. Some are so scared of the day that they might stay in their houses. These people are called triskaidekaphobes.

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