It’s Friday the 13th! Are you superstitious?

It’s Friday the 13th! Are you superstitious? 

Posted: 6:42 am Friday, October 13th, 2017

By Staff

Today is Friday the 13th and we want to know, are you superstitious? If not, here are 13 well-known superstitions to look out for today!

1) Black Cats


If you see one, run the other way before it crosses your path.

2) Mirrors


Breaking a mirror will cost you 7 years of bad luck.

3) Ladders


Walking under a ladder will not only give you bad luck, it could give you a head injury.

4) Salt


Spilling salt = bad luck…simple.

5) Purses


Did you know that leaving your purse on the floor is bad luck? It’s also disgusting depending on where you are.

6) $6.66


If your bill is $6.66, buy something else…

7) Umbrellas


NEVER open umbrellas indoors.

8) Funerals


This one is a little morbid. If a funeral procession passes you on Friday the 13th, you will be the next to die.

9) Babies


Babies born on Friday the 13th will be unlucky for life!

10) Floor 13

Many hotels and offices do not have a 13th floor. It goes 11, 12, 14…but wouldn’t it still be the 13th floor?


11) Cemeteries

While passing a cemetery, hold your breath.

12) Getting Out Of Bed

When getting out of bed, make sure you get out the same way you get into bed.


13) The Number 13

The number 13 is really unlucky, except it works for Taylor Swift! 13 is her lucky number and so far, she’s doing pretty well.

Look out for these superstitions as your gearing up for Halloween!