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Tonia
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I am new here and I wanted to post an experience I had with the old wives tale about receiving money if your right palm itches, I had gotten 20 $3.00 scratch off tickets and I had gone through the first 19 with no luck but just before I started working on the last one my right palm started itching and the last one turned out to be a $50.00 winner.

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Dawnshadow
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On one hand, you're still out $10....
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quote:
posted by Tonia
I am new here and I wanted to post an experience I had with the old wives tale about receiving money if your right palm itches, I had gotten 20 $3.00 scratch off tickets and I had gone through the first 19 with no luck but just before I started working on the last one my right palm started itching and the last one turned out to be a $50.00 winner.

Well that settles it. The tale must be true [fish]

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Penny
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Hmm... that's 20 hits (19 correctly negative and 1 correctly positive). My maths is a bit shaky but I think the odds of that are 1 in 1048576.

Now, all you need to do is to perform it again a few times under controlled conditions and you can have a shot at winning the $1 million from James Randi.

I bet that palm hurts now [Razz]

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Am I the only one who read the title of this thread and thought it belonged in NFBSK instead? [Big Grin]

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Originally posted by Bassist:
Am I the only one who read the title of this thread and thought it belonged in NFBSK instead? [Big Grin]

*Raises hand with itchy palm* Me too!

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Remind me next time to buy a lottery ticket when my palm is itchy...I also thought at first that this should go under NFBSK...

~Monica

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LeaflessMapleTree
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I've heard that if you have an itchy right palm and then you masturbate, you can win $10.00

I know I've blown a load of quarters before [Razz]

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Squishy0405
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Does it itch because it's hairy?

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LeaflessMapleTree
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Funny, that's the second time I've been asked that question in my life! I'm not going to talk about the first.

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C'mon. Everyone knows that if your left palm itches, you'll get money, and if your right palm itches, you'll lose money.

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Squishy0405
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So this whole time my lines were wrong? I'm never calling Ms. Cleo again!

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Raine
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I read the title and my right started itching. Go figure!

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I am not sure about all of Germany, but I learned this as a "left hand itch"

But it didn't work yet [Razz]

Gavida

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zman977
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quote:
Originally posted by Bassist:
Am I the only one who read the title of this thread and thought it belonged in NFBSK instead? [Big Grin]

You're not the only one. I thought the same thing. [Smile]

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i typed for miles
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quote:
Originally posted by Grand Illusion:
C'mon. Everyone knows that if your left palm itches, you'll get money, and if your right palm itches, you'll lose money.

my mom told me that as well, but reversed (left loses, right gains). additionally, if your ears are burning, someone is talking about you. those old wives and their tales!

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Squishy0405
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my great granny (93) always said that if her nose itched someone was thinking about her...I picked that up [Smile]

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Spikey
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quote:
Originally posted by i typed for miles:
if your ears are burning, someone is talking about you.

Reminds me of a Jimmy Carr joke:

Ladies, if you have a burning sensation when you pee, if could be one of three things:

It could be cystitis.
It could be a bush fire.
Or it could mean someone's talking about your vagina.

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Jason Threadslayer
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An itchy right palm means... your right palm is itchy.

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Jason Threadslayer
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quote:
Originally posted by Squishy0405:
my great granny (93) always said that if her nose itched someone was thinking about her...I picked that up [Smile]

That one, I seem to recall, goes back to the Romans.

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Xia
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It would be nice if that worked, I'd probably be rich by now... My right palm tends to itch a lot because of old scars from a dog bite.

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