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25 Strange Phobias of the Stars

House plants and butterflies and mirrors, oh my!
By Evann Gastaldo,  Newser Staff
Posted Jul 21, 2013 1:28 PM CDT

(Newser) – Everyone understands arachnophobia. But what about swinophobia—the fear of pigs? It's just one of the 25 strange celebrity fears rounded up by the Huffington Post:

  • Katie Holmes: Scared of raccoons.
  • Tyra Banks: Afraid of dolphins.
  • Orlando Bloom: Yep, he's the swinophobe.
  • Woody Allen: One of his many fears: sunshine.
  • Kylie Minogue: Fears clothes hangers.
  • Kris Jenner: Afraid to urinate in public because she's nervous those in neighboring stalls are listening in.

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  • Kyra Sedgwick: Can't handle talking foods and has to leave the room if they're featured in a commercial.
  • Diddy: Fear of feet, particularly those with extra-long second toes.
  • Billy Bob Thornton: Creeped out by antique furniture.
  • Pamela Anderson: Afraid of mirrors.
  • Nicole Kidman: Scared of butterflies.
  • Christina Ricci: Fears house plants.
Click for the complete list. (Read more phobias stories.)

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