Friday, August 13, 2010

Freaky Friday

Happy Friday the 13th everyone!!!

Did You Know?:
*Fewer accidents and reports of fire and theft occur when the 13th of the month falls on a Friday because people are preventative more careful or just stay home
*Driving is slightly safer on Friday the 13th
*The longest period that can occur without a Friday the 13th is 14 months, either from July-Sept. the following common year (e.g. between 2001-2002 and 2012-13), or from Aug.-Oct. the following leap year (e.g. between 2027-28).
*Any month beginning on a Sunday will have a Friday the 13th
*There is at least one Friday the 13th each calendar year
*I was born on Friday the 13th :-)
*Paraskavedekatriaphobia means a fear of Friday the 13th & Triskaidekaphobia is the fear of the number 13
*Many buildings don't count their 13th floors (hospitals and hotels)
*There is no 13th Avenue in San Francisco, instead Funston Avenue is between 12th and 14th Avenues
*It is said if you have 13 letters in your name, you have the Devil's luck
*Many airports skip the 13th gate & airplanes have no 13th aisle
*Italians omit the number 13 from their national lottery
*On streets in Florence, Italy, the house between number 12 and 14 is addressed as 12 and a half
*Traditionally in hangings, there are 13 knots in the noose and 13 steps leading up to the moment of death
*Tarot Card number 13 is the Death Card, depicting the Grim Reaper
They say black cats are bad luck. Well, I have one. Isn't she cute! Bad luck? Nah

Before you leave, check out these 13 awesome sellers.

Black Cat Special By pawpaintings

Jason Friday the 13th Leather Keychain By leatherprince

Friday the 13th Costume Party Invitation By custombybernolli

Friday the 13th Womens T-shirt By vortextradingcompany

Zombie Slayer Axe Charm Earrings By dvrdown

SOAP NES Cartridge Friday the 13th By Digitalsoaps

FRIDAY THE 13TH vintage style movie poster By swelser

Hockey One Necklace By andreacorson

Friday The 13th Jason Robot w/ Glow n The Dark Mask By sleepyrobot13

Jason Friday the 13th - Voo Doo Doll Keychain By cookiechocchip

Tiny Friday the 13th Bottle Pendant By Kitcameo

Freddy Krueger and Jason Voorhees Vinyl Decal sticker lot By ImakeNeatStuff

Original Altered Art ACEO Goth Humor Halloween JASON NEEDS A DATE By gothholiday

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