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    The Improbable Bulk Little Darwin's Avatar
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    Creative Costume Ideas

    I am not very creative, but I thought we should have a thread for some fun ideas for Halloween.

    I will share one of the favorites I have seen. My ex-wife's brother several years ago fastened a potato to a rope and hung it around his waist with the potato dangling in front of him.

    Some of you may take a minute on this one...

    He was a dictator.

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    With one small enough, he could have been a speck tater.
    The search for inner peace continues...

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    dress as a Gumby from Monty Python. Not really that creative but would be fun if you could get four friends to do this with you.

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    Phobias are for irrational fears. Fear of junk ripping badgers is perfectly rational. Those things are nasty.

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    If you put some sour cream on the spud would that make it comeontater?
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    Phobias are for irrational fears. Fear of junk ripping badgers is perfectly rational. Those things are nasty.

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    He could have just left the potato off the costume and been a lack tater.
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    - it's pretty well established that Hitler was an *******.

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    Im gonna try to rig something up and go as the headless bicycle rider.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Hickeydog View Post
    Im gonna try to rig something up and go as the headless bicycle rider.
    get married
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    Phobias are for irrational fears. Fear of junk ripping badgers is perfectly rational. Those things are nasty.

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    I'm going as Vendetta from Making Fiends. Easiest costume ever. Teh BF will be my giant hamster.



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    Quote Originally Posted by jsharr View Post
    get married
    Hell no!!
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    What's frightening is how coherent Hickey was in posting that.

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    How else are you gonna get the 'correct' costume ideas?
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    Transcendental enumeration.

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    Don't go as the Joker - any of you. If I see another darned Joker costume, I'll puke out my eyeballs. After I poke them into my skull.

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    I am going as the joker.
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    Phobias are for irrational fears. Fear of junk ripping badgers is perfectly rational. Those things are nasty.

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    Quote Originally Posted by jsharr View Post
    I am going as the joker.
    *poke* Aaaarrrrrrrrgggghhhh!

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    Quote Originally Posted by substructure View Post
    *poke* Aaaarrrrrrrrgggghhhh!
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    Transcendental enumeration.

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    I'm thinking about going as someone who actually gives a damn.
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    I'll be spending part of my workday in a BSL-3 laboratory. My daily work attire is what people dress up as for Halloween.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Little Darwin View Post
    I am not very creative, but I thought we should have a thread for some fun ideas for Halloween.

    I will share one of the favorites I have seen. My ex-wife's brother several years ago fastened a potato to a rope and hung it around his waist with the potato dangling in front of him.

    Some of you may take a minute on this one...

    He was a dictator.
    A couple years ago I saw a guy with on of these:



    inside one of these:



    I loled.

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    Quote Originally Posted by CliftonGK1 View Post
    I'll be spending part of my workday in a BSL-3 laboratory. My daily work attire is what people dress up as for Halloween.
    You work as a ****** witch?

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    Quote Originally Posted by ModoVincere View Post
    I'm thinking about going as someone who actually gives a damn.
    Quote Originally Posted by Wordbiker View Post

    What's frightening is how coherent Hickey was in posting that.

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    I'm gonna cut two holes in a sheet and go as a ghost.

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    Consider going as Orestes Brownson:


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    Quote Originally Posted by substructure View Post
    Don't go as the Joker - any of you. If I see another darned Joker costume, I'll puke out my eyeballs. After I poke them into my skull.
    Strange you should mention that. I had been debating between Riddler and Joker, and - well the Riddler lost out. j/k
    The search for inner peace continues...

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    My dad once made for me an outstanding Dark Helmet costume. My brother dressed up like Lone Star, and we went trick or treating. We were like 8 or 10 at the time. The sad thing is I don't have pics.
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