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April 13 2018
Friday the 13th known for the most spooky time of the year, but is it really that spooky?
Here’s a few not-so-spooky facts we found around the internet.
It's not really “just a joke”
Turns out, 17 – 21 million people in the US suffers from Friggatriskaidekaphobia - a fear of Friday the 13th . Tongue twisting, much?
People who suffers Friggatriskaidekaphobia takes Friday the 13th to a whole another level.
They refuse to get out of their house, anxiety, fear and panic is a common feeling when Friday the 13th rolls. This then results to a $800 - $900 million loss in business each Friday the 13th due to cancelled appointments and absenteeism.
It all started on a Sunday
In order for a month to have a Friday the 13th, the month must begin on a Sunday. We checked, and its… true. Are blaming it all on Sunday, now?
Is it really unlucky?
If you happen to believe it will bring you misfortune, it doesn't really apply to everyone. In Italy, they consider Friday the 17th to be an unlucky day and the number 13 will actually bring good luck.
Even studies proves that Friday the 13th isn’t unlucky after all, here’s an article from Vox to sum it all up.
It’s a lucky day for some, after all
As The Telegraph wrote, a research done in early 2016 by Kayak.co.uk, 20 most popular departures from UK airport on January 13th (a Friday) - costs five per cent cheaper than a usual day on January. Considering to book a flight to Maldives, now?