Why Is Friday the 13th Considered So Unlucky?

Superstitious souls avoid air travel, driving, and playing the stock market every Friday the 13th. But where does their fear originate?

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  • Members of London’s Eccentric Club, similar to the Thirteen Club, tempting fate with a Friday the 13th lunch. 

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