Latest Luck Stories

2014-05-30 23:12:59

The luckiest park in the world is officially located at Oregon Park in Marietta, GA. Julie Kimmerling, a local resident finds 15 four leaf clovers in a span of six days while walking her rescue dogs says Marietta Vet Clinic, and local veterinarian, Julian Peckich DVM. Marietta, GA (PRWEB) May 30, 2014 Four leaf clovers are found by lucky people every day. However, one very lucky person, Julie Kimmerling found 15 over the 2014 Memorial Day Holiday weekend. Ms. Kimmerling may hold the...

2014-02-28 23:00:10

MacDecals.com celebrates its second annual St. Patrick’s Day green lucky 4-leaf clover laptop sticker giveaway. All through March, MacDecals.com will be sending a 4-leaf clover decal with every order. Fort Lauderdale, FL (PRWEB) February 28, 2014 It’s that time of the year, pull your green outfit out of the closet and get ready to party like a Leprechaun. MacDecals.com, the online store for awesome decals, brings back its March, 4-leaf clover laptop sticker giveaway. “We got such a...

2014-02-27 04:20:39

Most Americans actually do not believe in any of 12 common superstitions NEW YORK, Feb. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Do you walk around a black cat or always throw spilled salt over your shoulder? Just how common are beliefs in certain superstitions many Americans grew up hearing from parents and grandparents? Surprisingly, not as common as one might think. There is the childhood phrase "see a penny, pick it up, all day long you'll have good luck" but just one-third of Americans (33%) believe...

Rituals Help People Cope With Lack Of Control
2013-10-26 04:49:24

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online People in many areas of the world still hold a strong belief in witchcraft and magic, relying on rituals for everything from treating asthma to curbing infidelity. Even if the only witches you believe in are seen at Halloween, chances are high that you believe in some form of the supernatural, even if just the power of the ritual – whether wearing a lucky jersey to bestow luck on your favorite sports team or praying for a sick friend....

2013-10-01 17:25:47

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com – Your Universe Online Many people who feel they may have tempted fate will ‘knock on wood’ to undo the possibility of something negative happening, and a new study published in Journal of Experimental Psychology: General has found that the practice can actually undo perceived bad luck. A popular superstition in Western culture, knocking on wood is similar to practices in other cultures such as spitting or throwing salt after a person has tempted...

2012-04-14 23:01:52

AshleyMadison Records Show This Day Full of Superstition is Also Full of Discreet Affairs (PRWEB) April 13, 2012 Internationally-renowned affair service AshleyMadison.com has revealed some surprising information about the unluckiest day of the year: it's actually one of the busiest days for users chatting on the website. The notorious website looked back to 2009 and found that chat usage on the site triples on Friday the 13ths. “Year after year our team of analysts prove that this...

2011-12-30 08:00:00

Dimension 9 is proud to announce the launch of YooDara good luck charms, now available for wholesale purchase to specialty, gift, and souvenir shops throughout the nation. Prescott, AZ (PRWEB) December 30, 2011 Increase your retail profit margins with the hottest new collectible product on the market. YooDara charms are handmade collectible good luck charms, offering positive messages special to each character, suitable for a variety of situations and lifestyles. Tribes of YooDara charms...

Latest Luck Reference Libraries

2006-02-24 10:07:02

Magpies are medium to large passerine birds of the crow family, Corvidae. These colorful and noisy birds are closely allied to the jays and treepies. The names 'jay', 'treepie' and 'magpie' are to a certain extent interchangeable, and do not reflect any genuine genetic difference between the groups. Research has recently cast doubt on the taxonomy of the Pica magpies, since it appears that P. hudsonia and P. nuttalli may not be different species, whereas the Korean race of P. pica is...

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  • The call or cry of a bird or other animal to its mate or its young.
'Call-note' is newer than 'bird-call,' which originally referred to 'an instrument for imitating the note of birds' but now also refers to 'the song or cry of a bird.'