Category Archives for Astrology and Superstition

Does the position of the stars and planets relative to our planet affect our lives?

Happy Friday the 13th!

Today is Friday the 13th, a day many people believe to be a day of bad luck. The fear of Friday the 13th is called paraskevidekatriaphobia, a mash up of the (mostly Greek) words “fear,” “13” and “friday.”  According to … Continue reading

13. February 2009 by Pat
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Everyday is April Fools Day

Today is April Fools’ Day. It’s the day in the year when people are encouraged to lie right to your face, wait for you to make a fool of yourself because of the lie, and then laugh at you. I … Continue reading

01. April 2008 by Jon
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James Randi, Hugh Laurie, and Stephen Fry Test an Astrologer (Video)

08. February 2008 by Jon
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Astrology Segment From Cosmos (Video)

The famous, and late, astronomer Carl Sagan explains Astrology in a way that only he could. 

23. January 2008 by Jon
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