Phobia

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Fear Of Frogs Leads To $1.6 Million Jury Verdict For Upstate Man

An upstate New York man won a $1.6 million jury verdict, after suing over a development near his home that left his property full of frogs – which he is afraid of.

04/08/2013

Cathy Scalia shows her bikini top and hot dog sign outside court in Hempstead, N.Y. on June 18, 2012. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

What’s Your New York Phobia? A Friday The 13th Look At Fears, Phobias And Superstitions

This day is synonymous with phobias and superstitions. In fact, there is an actual condition called Friggatriskaidekaphobia which is the fear of Friday the 13th. Here at CBSNewYork, we thought today would be a good day to take a look at the unique fears that are unique to New Yorkers.

07/13/2012