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Happy Friday the Thirteenth!

Posted in Games, Ghosts, Movies, Sci-Fi, Fantasy and Horror, Television, Video, Weird News, Weird Science, Writing with tags , , , , , , , on May 13, 2011 by ghostradioworld

Friday the 13th has always been a lucky day for us.  And the fear of this day is fairly new.  It can’t be dated any earlier than the 19th century.  But no one knows exactly how Friday the 13th grew to be a day with negative, superstitious connotations.  Theories of all kinds have developed.  Some connect to Norse mythology.  Others to early Christian teachings.  Even the Knights Templar have been blamed.  Those poor Knights Templar.  They get blamed for everything.

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