Fear of the number 13 is known as triskaidekaphobia, while fear of Friday the 13th is known as paraskavedekatriaphobia. 4. According to information from Time, the mini crash of Friday, Oct. 13, 1989 was the second largest drop of the Dow history. 5.

Some avoid traveling. Others steer clear of scheduling big life events like weddings. And in extreme cases, people decide not to leave their home altogether. "I've definitely seen patients not make huge decisions if it's going to be Friday the 13th

Some avoid traveling. Others steer clear of scheduling big life events like weddings. And in extreme cases, people decide not to leave their home altogether. "I've definitely seen patients not make huge decisions if it's going to be Friday the 13th

For what it's worth, Mr. Cashin of UBS relays some historical info about Friday the 13th and the one-time “Hat Day” tradition that used to take place on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, which has since gone by the wayside. In his morning note, 

Some avoid traveling. Others steer clear of scheduling big life events like weddings. And in extreme cases, people decide not to leave their home altogether. "I've definitely seen patients not make huge decisions if it's going to be Friday the 13th

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