10/23/2011 04:06 pm ET | Updated Dec 23, 2011

The 7 Most Overrated Curses

When things go wrong, we have to keep smiling. When everything goes wrong -- morbidly, tragically wrong -- we can always blame a curse. I've had days like that myself, and I'm reasonably sure that someone had put a curse on me on all of those occasions. That's the only rational explanation.

Other so-called "curses," however, are just plain ridiculous. Here is the proof.

The 10 Most Overrated Curses