When the clock strikes 12 midnight on New Year's Eve, it is the time to celebrate with the people you love. There are many New Year's traditions we practice to bring good luck in the future. However, there are also things you shouldn't do at the stroke of midnight if you want to ensure a prosperous new year. We've compiled this list of 13 things not to do when ringing in the new year.
Superstitions are at an all time high on New Year's Eve, and fears of evil spirits and negative foreshadowing lead the list. We all know that you should kiss your loved one for good luck in your relationship as the ball drops and the infamous "Happy New Year!" cheer resonates throughout the streets. So, we're here to help you guarantee a good outcome through pointing out a few things that you might be doing that may potentially affect your upcoming year in a negative way. That is, if you believe in that sort of thing!
View the slideshow above to find out what you shouldn't do at the stroke of midnight this year!
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