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End Sale of Halloween Costume Mocking Anorexia
Society & Culture  (tags: anorexia, bulimia, Halloween, Halloweencostume )

BMutiny
- 170 days ago - forcechange.com
Halloween costume featuring a skeletal form and a tape measure belt, named "Anna Rexia". The costume is deliberately designed to mock and trivialize one of the most dangerous and painful psychological disorders in the name of some Halloween fun. Outrage!
Ohio Teacher Suspended After Using Racial Slurs to Complain About Trick-or-Treaters in Facebook Post
Society & Culture  (tags: Halloween, trick or treaters, racism, facebook, teacher, children, ethics, society, sadness )

Carrie
- 170 days ago - rawstory.com
A northeast Ohio music teacher has been suspended after posting a Facebook rant over the weekend to complain about trick-or-treaters.
Pumpkin Art That Inspires Awe
Society & Culture  (tags: children, Halloween, pumpkin carving, art, scaring the crap out of little children , bizarre, funny, culture, news, goodnews, GoodNews, family, child )

Cal
- 1267 days ago - inventorspot.com
What can you do to scare the crap out of little kids on Halloween? Make really scary pumpkin carvings, of course!
My Identity Is Not A Costume for You To Wear! :VIDEO   video
Society & Culture  (tags: American Indians, Native Americans, Halloween, Holidays, culture, society, ethics, humans, family, interesting, americans, children )

Kat
- 1280 days ago - youtube.com
Re: Halloween.... As a Native American, I am utterly appalled to see my culture lump[ed] together into some stereotypical Pan-Injun image, shipped and sold for the American masses to mimic my people and culture....
13 Halloween Myths Debunked
Society & Culture  (tags: Halloween, Myths, Fortune, Superstitions, Belief )

Nancy
- 1280 days ago - toponlinecolleges.com
In addition to this fun-filled image of Halloween, there are countless myths and urban legends surrounding the holiday that have haunted people for decades.
Keep Kids Safe This Halloween - SAFETY GUIDE LIST!
Society & Culture  (tags: US, Halloween, halloween safety tips, kids, trick or treat, parents, children, keep kids safe, National Center for Missing & Exploited , safety precautions )

K. A.
- 1632 days ago - kval.com
Halloween is an especially important time for parents and children to pay extra attention to their surroundings and not let their guard down. Nearly 94% of kids between the ages of 4-12 trick-or-treat.
Do Skimpy/Sexy Halloween Costumes Work Against Feminist Ideas??
Society & Culture  (tags: US, Halloween, halloween costumes, girls, young women, feminist ideas, feminism, society, society's double standard )

K. A.
- 1632 days ago - kstatecollegian.com
Does Halloween costumes for girls encourage an unfair double standard by deeming acceptable one night what would be considered "trashy" most other nights? Are girls supposed to look slutty for Halloween? Why skimpy costumes everywhere?
Halloween Swine Flu Safety Tips!
Society & Culture  (tags: US, Halloween, Swine Flu, Trick or Treating Swine Flu tips, children, health threats, health protection for children, H1N1, candy, dirty hands )

K. A.
- 1632 days ago - kmox.com
Forget monsters, ghosts and goblins: the real scare for some this Halloween is the threat of contracting swine flu from all the kids going door to door. First, the candy & don't let kids scoop it out of your bowls themselves..dirty hands spread germs.
The History of Halloween
Society & Culture  (tags: Halloween, holiday, history )

Liono
- 1992 days ago - docstoc.com
Happy Halloween Everyone!!!
Top Halloween Craft Projects and DIY
Society & Culture  (tags: halloween, diy, how to, pumpkins )

Liono
- 1995 days ago - walyou.com
Halloween Craft Projects, DIY and Effects Collection so you can add weird, odd and scary themes to your home and/or costume. Happy Halloween!
Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Halloween
Society & Culture  (tags: Halloween, history, Samhain, Celts, pumpkins, traditions, culture )

RC
- 2000 days ago - mentalfloss.com
...but were afraid to ask...LOL! Fun facts about a favorite holiday.
34 Geeky Pumpkin Faces
Society & Culture  (tags: halloween, pumpkins, pumpkin faces, fun, humor )

Liono
- 2007 days ago - walyou.com
Below you can find 34 Geeky Pumpkin Faces Creations as Awesome Halloween Craft that may not be scary but still relate to Technology, Video Games, Movies, and some other fun Jack O Lanterns.
Halloween COSTUME TEETH Pulled From US Shops Due to LEAD Fears!
Society & Culture  (tags: Halloween, US, Chia, lead poisoning, costume teeth, children, costume teeth, excessive levels of lead, lead paint, ingesting lead )

K. A.
- 2358 days ago - news.yahoo.com
A US retail outlet on Tuesday pulled hundreds of sets of Halloween costume teeth from sale amid fears they could contain excessive levels of lead! "Lead paint is a problem when it's ingested by a child, so to have lead on an item that is designed to go in
DO YOU BELIEVE IN GHOSTS? Take a Walk Through a Cemetary or Haunted House!
Society & Culture  (tags: Halloween, ghosts, tours, ghost stories, history of ghosts, slave lynchings, Revolutionary and Civil wars, famine, brutal murders, voodoo curses, haunted hotels, haunted cemetaries )

K. A.
- 2358 days ago - kansascity.com
Sorrell, a wealthy coffee merchant who lived in the house in the 1800s. A woman dressed in white, perhaps Sorrell's wife, Matilda, jumped to her death from 2nd floor balcony after catching her husband in bed with a slave who was found hanged later!
CHICAGO Haunted House Gives ALL Guests a Scare!
Society & Culture  (tags: Halloween, haunted houses, access for handicap, accommodations for handicapped, family-oriented fun, disabilities, wheelchairs, low spooky displays )

K. A.
- 2359 days ago - suburbanchicagonews.com
Haunted house that scares, but also accommodates visitors who have disabilities...this one has no maze, no pitch-black sections and no tight corners. The pathways are wide enough for walkers and wheelchairs, and the spooky vignettes are staged low enough
 

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