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Very Superstitious

Join us as we spill the tea (though hopefully not the salt) on some of the more well known superstitions and traditions which have become apart of our daily lives. From wishing on stars to fending off the devil, join us on this new episode of Crackpot Cocktail Hour.

References below the episode.

Story By: Lacey Ramse | Hosted by: Lacey Ramse & Alex Brenan

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https://www.bhg.com/holidays/st-patricks-day/traditions/fun-facts-about-four-leaf-clovers/
http://www.mirrorhistory.com/mirror-facts/broken-mirror/
https://people.howstuffworks.com/why-are-four-leaf-clovers-lucky1.htm

https://people.howstuffworks.com/open-umbrella-indoors.htm

https://people.howstuffworks.com/why-do-people-avoid-stepping-on-cracks.htm

https://people.howstuffworks.com/why-do-people-wish-on-eyelashes.htm

https://people.howstuffworks.com/why-is-it-bad-luck-to-break-mirror.htm

https://www.farmersalmanac.com/rabbit-rabbit-35150

http://www.jackiefreemanphotography.com/images/gallows2_000.jpg

https://www.thespruceeats.com/new-twists-on-the-old-fashioned-cocktail-4150544

https://historydaily.org/the-paradox-of-the-lucky-rabbits-foot-using-bad-omens-to-create-good-luck

https://www.seeker.com/do-bad-things-really-come-in-3s-1792581105.html

http://mentalfloss.com/article/52696/why-friday-13th-considered-unlucky

https://www.leonardodavinci.net/the-last-supper.jsp#prettyPhoto

https://www.smithsonianmag.com/smart-news/heres-what-happens-all-coins-tossed-fountains-180959314/

https://www.gimmesomeoven.com/maple-old-fashioned/https://thetakeout.com/where-to-start-with-brandy-the-drink-of-aristocrats-an-1798255678

https://973thedawg.com/why-we-wish-on-shooting-stars-and-why-you-might-want-to-stop/

https://modernfarmer.com/2017/03/rabbits-foot-considered-good-luck-charm/

http://mentalfloss.com/article/59991/how-we-came-make-wishes-these-11-things

http://www.nbcnews.com/id/45988346/ns/technology_and_science-science/t/thirteen-common-silly-superstitions-savor/#.XbCxq-jYrnE

http://whiskyadvocate.com/the-whisky-lovers-guide-to-apple-brandy/

https://people.howstuffworks.com/wishbones-lucky.htm

https://people.howstuffworks.com/why-do-people-throw-salt-over-shoulders.htm

http://www.vetstreet.com/our-pet-experts/is-it-a-myth-that-black-shelter-pets-are-less-likely-to-be-adopted

https://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/home-news/friday-the-13th-why-is-it-unlucky-superstition-history-bad-luck-last-supper-knights-templar-a8445241.html

http://mentalfloss.com/article/50079/why-do-we-knock-wood

https://osr.org/blog/kids/wish-upon-a-star/

https://www.cnn.com/2019/07/01/us/rabbit-rabbit-first-day-of-the-month-good-luck-trnd/index.html

Audio Clips:

Dragula – Rob Zombie, Hocus Pocus, There Will Be Blood, Troy, Star Wars: Return of the Jedi, Sixteen Candles, Rabbit’s Foot – Looney Tunes, Changeling, George Carlin, Practical Magic