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30th Jun '17 5:01:50 PM MyFinalEdits
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* Creator/GeorgeCarlin joked about how he'd been on airplanes that didn't have rows numbered thirteen. He said that knowing the airplanes' designers had been so superstitious they thought that might save someone's life didn't make him feel all that safer.
** In an earlier bit, he wonders how the word "shit" got associated with the number 2.

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* Creator/GeorgeCarlin joked about how he'd been on airplanes that didn't have rows numbered thirteen. He said that knowing the airplanes' designers had been so superstitious they thought that might save someone's life didn't make him feel all that safer.
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safer. In an earlier another bit, he wonders how the word "shit" got associated with the number 2.
30th Jun '17 1:43:30 PM Ccook1956
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-->Why didn't they call it 13? That'd be easy to remember. "13 means shit ''and'' bad luck. Right. I got it!

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-->Why didn't they call it 13? That'd be easy to remember. "13 means shit ''and'' bad luck. Right. I got it! it!"
30th Jun '17 1:42:18 PM Ccook1956
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** In an earlier bit, he wonders how the word "shit" got associated with the number 2.
-->Why didn't they call it 13? That'd be easy to remember. "13 means shit ''and'' bad luck. Right. I got it!
21st Jun '17 12:41:14 AM darkemyst
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* In ''[[Manga/NatsumesBookOfFriends Natsume Yuujinchou]]'', Taki's curse involved the last 13 names she said being killed (which Nyanko comments it to be a merciless number).

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* In ''[[Manga/NatsumesBookOfFriends Natsume Yuujinchou]]'', Taki's curse involved the owners of the last 13 names she said being killed (which (to which Nyanko comments it to be a merciless number).



* When Natsume of ''Manga/NatsumesBookOfFriends'' properly meets Taki he learns she is searching for a youkai that cursed her and gave her a time limit in which she must find it again yet if she fails it will eat her and the last thirteen people whose names she's said. Whichever people are currently in that lineup of thirteen have their number across their chest though it is only visible in mirrors.

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* When Natsume of ''Manga/NatsumesBookOfFriends'' properly meets Taki he learns she is searching for a youkai that cursed her and gave her a time limit in which she must find it again yet if she fails it will eat her and the last thirteen people whose names she's said. Whichever people are currently in that lineup of thirteen have their number across their chest though it is only visible in mirrors.
21st Jun '17 12:37:00 AM darkemyst
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* When Natsume of ''Manga/NatsumesBookOfFriends'' properly meets Taki he learns she is searching for a youkai that cursed her and gave her a time limit in which she must find it again yet if she fails it will eat her and the last thirteen people whose names she's said. Whichever people are currently in that lineup of thirteen have their number across their chest though it is only visible in mirrors.
20th Jun '17 8:03:49 PM harostar
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* In ''Manga/AttackOnTitan'', [[spoiler: the Curse of Ymir slowly kills Titan Shifters 13 years after they acquire their powers]].
20th Jun '17 1:01:12 PM Yalsaris63
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* Music/{{Mushroomhead}}'s 2003 studio album is titled ''XIII'' and, appropriately enough, has 13 songs. To top it off, the final thirteenth song is even named "Thirteen".
18th Jun '17 10:22:32 AM nombretomado
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* [[Ride/DisneyThemeParks Disneyland]]'s address is "1313 S Harbor Blvd." There are various conflicting stories on why WaltDisney chose this number, but the most popular one is that he chose it as a TakeThat towards [[ItWillNeverCatchOn all the naysayers who thought he was crazy for building the park in the first place.]]

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* [[Ride/DisneyThemeParks Disneyland]]'s address is "1313 S Harbor Blvd." There are various conflicting stories on why WaltDisney Creator/WaltDisney chose this number, but the most popular one is that he chose it as a TakeThat towards [[ItWillNeverCatchOn all the naysayers who thought he was crazy for building the park in the first place.]]
17th Jun '17 3:20:16 AM WildKatGirl
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* There are several rulers available called 'Lucky Rulers', which miss out the number thirteen.
15th Jun '17 3:39:28 PM TompaDompa
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* ''Film/TheDraughtsmansContract'': When Mr. Neville returns to the estate to make a thirteenth drawing, [[spoiler:he is murdered]].
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