Tuesday, July 10, 2007

Useless Knowledge #1

In Britain it is understood (not sure how widely) to avoid bad luck, or to encourage good luck, when you encounter a lone magpie you should greet them by saying "Hello mr. magpie how's your wife?" or "...Where's your wife?" or "Good Morning/ Evening Mr. Magpie."


(He says while throwing salt over his shoulder being carefull not to walk under the ladder while quickly running to avoid a black cat to the song "Superstition" by Stevie Wonder...)

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