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Superstition around 13 predicted to slow car sales


Some news and business outlets are predicting that triskaidekaphobia (fear of the number 13) will have an effect on car sales next year. Are they overestimating the power of superstition?Wheels.ca – Car sales could slump in ‘unlucky’ 2013. Triscadecaphobia (or triskaidekaphobia) is the fear of the number 13 as a harbinger of bad luck. And…