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Watch out for black cats and Jason Voorhees, it’s Friday the 13th

Jonna Miller
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The combination of a full moon, Friday the 13th and a black cat can bring a shudder to the the superstitious.
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The combination of a full moon, Friday the 13th and a black cat can bring a shudder to the the superstitious.

Do you suffer from triskaidekaphobia?

Those with superstitions surrounding the number 13 are in for a double whammy today. It’s not only Friday the 13th, there’s also a full moon. Today is a stay-in-bed day for you.

That Friday + 13 + full moon combo will not happen again for another 30 years. So get out and enjoy it … I guess.

Since his big-screen debut in 1980, today’s date has been synonymous with Jason Voorhees. You remember him … the murderous, masked, machete-wielding dude wreaking havoc at Camp Crystal Lake in the aptly named “Friday the 13th.”

Cue the music … ch ch ch ch.

Seeing black cats in conjunction with this most superstitious of days might also cause you a tad bit of apprehension. (It’s really not their fault. They were born this way.)

In the end, it may be spooky, but it’s really just another day and it’s Friday.

Jonna Miller is a Tribune-Review features editor. You can contact Jonna at 724-850-1270, [email protected] or via Twitter .

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