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Superstition ain't the way.

Superstition ain't the way. A new study confirms that you can actually be scared to death. They found a 13% increase in cardiac related deaths of Chinese and Japanese Americans on the fourth day of each month. In Mandarin, Cantonese and Japanese, the pronounciation of the word 'four' (shi) is the same as the word for death. So be careful where you aim those fireworks the next 4th of July.
posted by euphorb on Jan 11, 2002 - 9 comments

Why are you in such a bad mood?

Why are you in such a bad mood? Because you are a loser - you just don't know it yet.
posted by geronimo_rex on Jun 15, 2001 - 4 comments

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