Superstitions & beliefs
Posted in Weird Beliefs
IntroductionWe've all got little rituals we perform ahead of an important event. Whether it's wearing lucky underpants, fingering our rosaries or crossing ourselves, there is little or no rationality behind such things - just a blind twitch of faith that somehow seems able to enter even the most hard-headed.
From football fans who believe in cursed football grounds to the repeated assertion that immigrants are eating our swans, superstitions remain part of the very warp and weft of our daily lives.