Curses are just a bunch of baloney reserved for corny movies and campfire tales, right? Wellllll, maybe not. It could just be cruel happenstance that all the things you're about to read played out the way they did, but you'll be hard pressed to convince us of that case.

We asked our readers to put together some events that will not only make you believe in curses, but also realize they could happen to you at any moment. The winner is below, but first the runners-up ...

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