26 10, 2015

Cross Your Fingers, Knock on Wood: Do Superstitions Work?

2017-02-06T19:03:36+00:00

When flying Jennifer Aniston always boards an airplane with her right foot first. Michael Jordan wore his college shorts underneath his NBA uniform for his entire career. Jordan ended up winning six championships and the 46-year-old Aniston has flown countless times without incident. Of course you don’t have to be famous to believe in superstitions. Many of us have uttered the phrase “knock on wood” or avoided stepping under ladders in the hopes of warding off bad luck. Superstitions are largely innocuous and allow for at least the illusion of control in situations where we feel like we have none. [...]

Cross Your Fingers, Knock on Wood: Do Superstitions Work? 2017-02-06T19:03:36+00:00