Editor's note: The following is a crosspost by Katie Little that originally appeared on CNBC.com]: Urban legend or not, Friday the 13th has been an unlucky day for many, judging from the multimillion-dollar accidents that have 

It's been more than a month since Halloween and we're now in the midst of the Christmas season – but

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, 

Maybe it's the time of year (pardons and all), maybe it's a full moon rising, or maybe it's just the reverbs of Friday the 13th, but this week brought us some quirky stories about yearning to be free and hoped-for redemption 

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, 

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