The Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel in Banff, Alberta, Canada is a magnificent, luxurious structure. Nestled in some of Canada’s most beautiful surroundings, hotel visitors can expect to enjoy breathtaking vistas, comfortable accommodations, […]
Athazagoraphobia is the fear of being forgotten or ignored by someone you care about. Source
Theodore Geisel, better known by his pen name, Dr. Suess, wrote more than 40 beloved children’s books. With such classics as The Cat in the Hat, Green Eggs and Ham, and How […]
The official name for a fear of clowns is Coulrophobia.
Alfred Hitchcock, the master of horror and suspense, who terrified millions with his films Psycho and The Birds, harbored his own fears of something most of us take for granted — eggs. Suffering from ovophobia […]
Keanu Reeves has confided that he is afraid of the dark. It probably doesn’t make him feel any better about it, but you might want to know that such a condition is […]
Nomophobia (short for “no mobile phone phobia”) is the constant fear of not having mobile phone service. Researchers report that more than half of the people of the United Kingdom have this […]
The Austrian/American logician and mathematician Kurt Gödel died on January 14, 1978 from being a picky eater. He had a compulsive fear of being poisoned and would only eat the food prepared […]
Pogonophobia is a fear of beards.
Sesquipedalophobia is the fear of long words.
George Washington was deathly afraid of being buried alive. After he died, he wanted to be laid out for three days just to make sure he was really dead.
Anatidaephobia is the fear that somewhere, somehow, a duck is watching you. source
Allodoxaphobia is the fear of opinions.
Among Franklin D. Roosevelt’s phobias was fear of fire, resulting in orders that doors to his room never be locked. He was also horribly afraid of Friday the 13th and managed to […]