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Triskaidekaphobia Plays Role in Paraskevidekatriaphobia

February 13th, 2015

Episode 195 of 725 episodes

Some random historical facts about the number 13 may be behind some people's irrational aversion to Friday the 13th. Karen Hopkin reports.

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