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ABC News (blog)13 Shameless Brand Tie-Ins for Friday the 13thABC News (blog)Feeding on your fear, selling on your superstition, these retailers and purveyors of goods have items they want you to buy on Friday the 13th, and they're not worried about tiny little things like their promotions making sense. Collected from Facebook ...
NOLA.comFriday the 13th turns into happy day for Drew Brees, New OrleansNOLA.comIt took longer than necessary but Saints get their man.and more »
For Friday the 13th, some updated superstitionsWashington Post (blog)In honor of Friday the 13th.
It's Friday the 13th - Let's Talk About LuckForbesFriday the 13th is a good day to talk bout being in control of the force we call 'luck.'and more »
Friday The 13th Was Markets' Lucky DaySeeking AlphaStocks snapped a six-day losing streak, rallying Friday after mostly positive quarterly results from financial heavyweights JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM) and Wells Fargo & Co. (WFC) helped overcome weaker consumer sentiment. Other economic data today ...and more »
Friday the 13th Brings Good LuckMarketWatchFriday the 13th turned out to be a lucky day for the major American stock indices, which made huge gains despite a downbeat Thompson – Reuters / University of Michigan consumer sentiment index. The index declined to 72.0 in July from 73.2 in June.and more »
Check the Heavens: Northern US Could See Friday the 13th Aurora Due to Solar ...U.S. News & World ReportThe charged particles associated with Thursday's X-Class Solar Flare could cause an aurora in the Northern U.S..and more »
Globe and MailLucky Friday the 13th for JPMorgan - Analyst BlogNASDAQProving pessimists wrong, JPMorgan Chase & Company ( JPM ) reported second quarter earnings per share of $1.21, way ahead of the.Friday the 13th Not Spooky for StocksFox BusinessLucky Friday the 13th for JPMorganZacks.comWas Friday the 13th LUCKY for These 5 Stocks?Wall St. Cheat SheetCNBC.com -Independent Voter Network (blog)all 2,660 news articles »
Friday (the 13th) movie roundup: No luck in the theatersSalt Lake Tribune (blog)Friday the 13th isn't particularly lucky if you're looking for a good new movie. The only new Hollywood film is “Ice Age: Continental Drift,” the fourth installment of an animated series that deserved...and more »
...the 13th is a day when even non-superstitious people tend to be extra careful. This year there were three Fridays that fall on the 13th; in January, April and today. Many legends and superstitions accompany the Friday. Some young people feel as though they...
Eunice Today (Louisiana)
...often skip the 13th floor, and even airports quietly omit gate 13 sometimes. 5. The next year in which we'll have three Friday the 13ths is 2015. They'll fall in February, March and November. 6. If you think your Friday the 13th is likely to be bad, be glad...
...the collective culture for years, but in fact there appears to be no recorded evidence of a fear or superstition regarding Friday 13th before the 1800s. The earliest documented English reference to the day being unlucky was in an 1869 biography by Henry Sutherland...
International Business Times
WRAL.com (blog)It's Friday the 13th, the last for 2012Philadelphia InquirerToday is Friday the 13th, the third and last of three this year.Friday the 13th fears explainedWRAL.com (blog)Friday the 13th: Why We Fear It; Why It Can't Strike Again in 2012National GeographicFear factor: It's Friday the 13th againDetroit Free PressPatch.com -UPI.comall 33 news articles »
...As if my life isn't already one big ball of bad luck, let's throw a day dedicated to it at everyone!!!!! @kingblacks: Friday the 13th never goes well @hiimjoooy: I'm riding a plane tomorrow on Friday the 13th.... damnit @Iam_Marissa: Friday the 13th is foolishness......
International Business Times
Chatwing Announces Friday the 13th Customizable Live Chat BoxesSeattle Post IntelligencerThis customizable Chat box is in honor of Friday the 13th with special features only available today. Many people like to experience the thrill of Friday the 13th and every few years the day arrives. Chatwing encourages websites to sign up on Friday ...and more »
Friday the 13th yields its share of odditiesMLB.comThere were plenty of quirky sequences around the league, however, that fittingly fell on Friday the 13th, a day affiliated with luck, superstition and unconventionality. Friday the 13th is typically considered to be a day on which bad luck rears its ...and more »
CBS LocalFriday The 13th Anything But Unlucky For Washington Nationals, Jayson WerthCBS Local(credit: Greg Fiume/Getty Images) WASHINGTON (CBSDC/AP) — The Washington Nationals had nothing to be scared about on this Friday the 13th. Jayson Werth's bases-loaded single off Reds closer Sean Marshall with one out in the bottom of the 13th inning ...Jayson delivers on Friday the 13thCSNwashington.comNationals' Jayson gets it done on Friday the 13thMASNsports.comJayson Werth's 13th-inning walk-off single gives Nats 2-1 win over RedsWashington TimesWe Love DC -Fox Newsall 835 news articles »
Friday the 13th: Facts Behind the SuperstitionPatch.comSuperstition has long held Friday the 13th to be a day of bad luck. It has become so widespread that there are specific phobias associated with the day. Triskaidekaphobia is the fear of the number 13 while fear of Friday the 13th is called ...Friday the 13th…the originsNewstalk 106-108 fmall 27 news articles »
New York Daily NewsYankee home opener kicks off on Friday the 13th but that doesn't spook fansNew York Daily NewsThe Yankee home opener landed on Friday the 13th, but that didn't spook the Bomber faithful. There was pin-striped pandemonium in the stands even before Yankee pitcher Hiroki Kuroda took the mound. “It's a gorgeous day,” said Brett Phillips-Gleis, 35, ...Photos: Opening Day at Yankee StadiumAlbany Times Union (blog)2012 Opening Day at Yankees StadiumCt Postall 751 news articles »
WPTVFriday The 13th: 13 Facts About ParaskavedekatriaphobiaHuffington PostDoes Friday the 13th freak you out? If so, hold on to your rabbit's foot extra tight, because there are three of these supposedly unlucky dates in 2012, and today (April 13) is one of them. Read on for 13 strange facts about this day of superstition.Friday the 13th – What Makes it Unlucky?Patch.comFriday the 13th: 13 things to doWPTVIt's Friday the 13th … again: triple the trouble, doubled this yearShore News TodayGizmodoall 46 news articles »
Friday the 13th - NASCAR styleCBSSports.com (blog)You probably won't see many drivers eating peanuts either around a race track, whether it's Friday the 13th or not. This superstition dates back to the early days of stock car racing when many teams worked on their machines under the grandstands of ...and more »
Freaky Friday the 13th: Risk returns to marketCNNStocks tumbled on Friday the 13th after disappointing earnings and concerns about China. The sell-off is the latest worry in what's been a tough April for the market. NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- China is slowing, inflation is sleeping, bank stocks are ...and more »
Business InsiderFriday The 13th: A Rare Stock SelloffWall Street Journal (blog)By Steven Russolillo Stock investors generally don't have much to fear on Friday the 13th. S&P's Howard Silverblatt notifies us that the S&P 500 closes up 56% of the time on all Friday the 13ths, which is a higher percentage than a typical trading day.ART CASHIN: This Is The Bizarre Ritual Traders Engaged In To Ward Off The Evil ...Business Insiderall 2 news articles »
...in groups of 13 and the 13th person joining them was the devil. The Stress Management Centre and Phobia Institute notes that people do avoid doing business or flying on Friday the 13th, and estimated that $800 million to $900 million is lost on the date....
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The InquisitrFriday the 13th: Things you should knowWashington Post (blog)The condition is a deep, blinding fear of Friday the 13th. And however irrational the fear may seem, it has some concrete consequences. The year 2012 is an especially bad year for those who fear this day. Most years have one or two Friday the 13ths, ...It's Friday the 13th, Are You Superstitious?Patch.comFriday The 13th: Origins And Superstitions Behind The Unlucky DayInternational Business TimesFriday the 13th has a very superstitious historySouthgate News HeraldThe Inquisitrall 5 news articles »
The InquisitrFriday the 13th: Facts Behind the SuperstitionPatch.comBy Patch Staff oday is Friday the 13th -- the first of three Friday the 13ths this year. The second and third happen in April and July. Superstition has long held Friday the 13th to be a day of bad luck. It has become so widespread that there are ...Friday the 13th: 13 Things to Know About This Unlucky DayInternational Business TimesFriday the 13th: Superstitious Day to Occur Three Times in 13 WeeksThe InquisitrFriday the 13th to Occur 3 Times in 13 WeeksNewserShelby Star -SouthCoastToday.com -HULIQall 11 news articles »
Daily MailIt's Friday the 13th: Are you watching your step?Los Angeles TimesIt's Friday the 13th. And chances are, you fall into one of two categories. Either you are not the superstitious type and you barely noticed this day-and-date lineup. Or the combination of such an ominous number, 13, falling on such a symbolic day, ...It's Friday 13th! (And there are THREE this year, which is bad news for the ...Daily MailDissecting Friday the 13th, and Other “Bad-Luck” BringersBobVila.com (blog)13 Things You Need to Know about Friday the 13thPatch.comNorthernLife.ca -HispanicBusiness.com -CBBC Newsroundall 17 news articles »
NSRS-Friday the 13th. A Blockbuster Sequel or Straight to Netflix Next Week?MarketWatch (press release)LAS VEGAS, NEVADA, Jan 13, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) -- Rocket Alerts has been monitoring North Springs Resources Corp. (NSRS) for over two weeks now. This heavily promoted penny stock has traded well over 300 million shares and has made solid gains ...and more »
BBC NewsEurozone's Friday the 13thBBC NewsEven by the recent standards of the eurozone, Friday 13 January has been a messy day. What may turn out to be most important is that the Greek government moved nearer to a formal default on what it owes, as talks collapsed between the Greek premier, ...Euro sinks on French downgrade reportNEWS.com.auUK Research Team, IG GroupIG Markets CFD TradingS&P Downgrades France as Europe Braces for More DowngradesHULIQEconomic Timesall 882 news articles »
Dalje.comFriday the 13thUPI.comFernsler said 2012 is the first year since 2009 to have three Friday the 13ths and it's the first time since 1984 to have three occurrences spaced 13 weeks apart. Swedish insurance company Trygg-Hansa said its figures found Friday the 13th isn't ...Friday the 13th not unlucky: studyThe Local.seall 4 news articles »
Origins of Friday the 13th fears (4:07)Washington PostFriday the 13th has been a part of superstition lore for hundreds of years, but where did that come from? Mo Rocca reports on the origins of Friday the 13th, those that hate the date, and those that love it. (/CBS News) Correction: Clarification: ...and more »
Friday the 13th Proves to be a Very Lucky Day for One Mega Millions PlayerReadMedia (press release)by New York Lottery MIDDLE ISLAND, NY (01/13/2012)(readMedia)-- Superstition holds that Friday the 13th is a day of bad luck. That certainly wasn't the case for 35-year-old Daniel Bruckner this year. Bruckner was awarded his $208000000 Mega Millions ...and more »
CBC.ca13 Facts About Friday the 13thMy Fox Boston(EndPlay Staff Reports) - It's Friday the 13th. If you're superstitious, you're likely under the impression that this is the most unlucky day on the calendar. Here are 13 facts about Friday the 13th to help keep your mind off all bad things that could ...Friday the 13th: the superstitions and the skepticsCBC.caFriday the 13th: History, Origins, Myths and Superstitions of the Unlucky DayInternational Business TimesShould You Be Afraid of Friday the 13th?Everyday HealthLOCAL2 Sault Ste. Marie -Novinite.comall 59 news articles »
Business InsiderFriday the 13th Not So Unlucky For StocksABC News (blog)While Friday the 13th is notorious for bad luck, the stock market seems to buck the trend, according to historical data. Bespoke Investment Group, a stock market research firm and money management group, crunched the numbers for Friday the 13th from ...It Turns Out, Friday The 13th Is Usually A Great Day For StocksBusiness Insiderall 8 news articles »
USA TODAYThree Friday the 13ths, 13 weeks apart, a rarityUSA TODAYNews Journal It's a bad year for people who suffer from paraskevidekatriaphobia — the fear of Friday the 13th. AP President Franklin D. Roosevelt would not depart on a (train) trip on the 13th," said Thomas Fernsler, a University of Delaware ...Friday the 13th 2012: Facts about Friday the 13thLong Island PressFriday the 13th Really Is Pretty FreakyThe Stir2012 is a big year for Fridays the 13thChicago Sun-TimesNPR (blog)all 37 news articles »
7 'unlucky' money and investing mistakes to avoid on Friday the 13th and all ...Greenfield Daily ReporterUnless you happen to trip over a black cat while walking under a ladder outside your financial adviser's office, nothing should really spook you about your money on Friday the 13th. Still, it's a good time to remind yourself of money mistakes to avoid ...and more »
The Voice of RussiaThe psychological virus of Friday the 13thThe Voice of RussiaFriday the 13th of May is coming. It is a day which many people consider difficult and even dangerous. Shall we expect trouble? Astrologists say that the stars are not pointing to anything evil for the planet or mankind on this week's “black Friday”. ...
What is to unfold on Friday the 13th?Hindustan TimesThe day being a Friday and coinciding with 13 (Friday the 13th) makes it the unluckiest date as per Western belief, so much so that a term has been coined to describe the phobia attached to this day. Friday, along with the number 13, ...
The HinduFriday, the 13th: Assembly Poll Results 2011MSN IndiaWhatever it is, Friday, the 13th could prove decisive for either Congress or Jagan. Do you know Buddhadeb Bhattacharya doesn't have a bank account and doesn't even own a two wheeler of his own? Do you also know Mamata Banerjee still lives in a slum? ...Friday the 13th, for whom?Economic Timesall 110 news articles »
Friday 13th double feature screens local filmmakers' latest workEvansville Courier & PressA pair of award-winning local independent filmmakers will present free, public screenings of their latest short features Friday at the University of Southern Indiana. Their Friday the 13th double feature will begin at 7:30 pm in USI's Forum I. Courtesy ...and more »
To do tonight: Watch 'American Idol'; "Priest" opens Friday the 13thSuburban Life PublicationsAnother Friday the 13th is here! Tell scary stories or watch scary movies with your family. “Priest,” a PG-13 movie that's perfect for Friday the 13 th , is opening this weekend. Also opening is “Bridesmaids,” an R-rated comedy starring Kristen Wiig ...and more »
Super Good MoviesRagini MMS to release on Friday the 13thTimes of IndiaThis Friday the 13th scary movie Ragini MMS will hit the screens. Alt Entertainment and iRock's keenly awaited horror movie premiers tonight. Ekta Kapoor's film is part fact-part fiction. The film has been in news for its controversial and ...Deepika can't sue me: Ekta KapoorHindustan TimesRagini MMS To Go To Cannes!koimoi (blog)all 20 news articles »
Complete WWE SmackDown Spoilers for Friday May 13th, New 'face' and new feudsExaminer.comThis episode is set to air Friday night at 8pm EST on SyFy. According to PWInsider.com, SmackDown opened with former WWE champion Christian coming out to the ring to congratulate Randy Orton and state that he has a rematch against Randy at the "Over ...and more »
Frugal Family: Friday the 13th!Patch.comFriday the 13th is making a rare appearance this week, but that doesn't mean you have to let superstition drain all the fun. Use Frugal Family's super savings and freebies to keep luck (and money! ...and more »
Sydney Morning HeraldPlanets to align over Friday the 13th sunriseCNNGo.comFor the first time in more than century, four planets will align over Sydney's eastern horizon this Friday the 13 th . Jupiter will line up with Venus, Mercury and Mars and –- weather permitting –- be visible in the dawn sky. "Every couple of years you ...Sky spy: Watch the ongoing predawn showArizona Daily Starall 148 news articles »
Lucky Friday the 13th Fundraiser to Restore SightOnline PR News (press release)“It will be a Lucky Friday the 13th for over two hundred blind people,” says Rich Gosse, Producer of the event, “if we raise as much as we have in past years at this annual fundraiser. Every $50 we raise will enable Seva to perform a sight-restoring ...
[POST-MORTEM] Summer Camp for Horror Nerds: HorrorHound WeekendThe Phoenix (blog)HorrorHound Weekend -- recently held in Indianapolis -- is like summer camp for horror nerds: thousands of terror aficionados congregate to meet creepy celebrities like Joe Bob Briggs or Ted White (who played Jason in Friday the 13th Part 4), ...
...Western Kentucky and Arkansas State couldn’t settle the score Friday night. With the game tied at 1-1 in the top of the 13th inning, the Hilltoppers and Red Wolves - fearing the threat of more inclement weather - put the tarp back on the diamond at Nick Denes...
Bowling Green Daily News
Unlucky Days: A Tribute to the “FRIDAY THE 13TH” Series, Part TwelveFANGORIAReleased in theaters August 2003 was the long anticipated beast battle of the new century. Why just to see Robert Englund once again as Fred Krueger (for the first time in a decade) facing Kane Hodder as…wait a minute! FREDDY VS. ...
The Atlantic'Scream 4' opens today, so join PopWatch Rewind in a look back at the great ...Entertainment WeeklyLong-running franchises like Halloween, Friday the 13th, and A Nightmare on Elm Street had long since spiralled into the upper numerals of self-parody. Thirty-six years after Janet Leigh was stabbed to death in Psycho, and almost twenty years after her ...Movie review: Scream 4Pegasus NewsScre4m: The Ultimate ShriekquelTIMEI 'Scream,' you 'Scream,' we all 'Scream' for Wes CravenKansas City StarThe Stir (blog) -The State Press -San Jose Mercury Newsall 1,207 news articles »