The practice of people crossing their fingers may have evolved from the sign of the cross, which was believed to ward off evil.
- How did the rabbit’s foot come to be considered a good luck charm?
- Why is spilling salt considered bad luck?
- What GM chairman said, “What’s good for General Motors is good for the country”?
- What poet wrote “good fences make good neighbors”?
- What is the most number of fingers and toes ever possessed by one person?