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Creepy Hyper Realistic Baby Mask

We’ve got a lot of neat Halloween masks over at the NeatoShop, but alas, we don’t carry this one: a hyper-realistic latex mask of a giant baby’s head by Landon Meier of Hyperflesh. [...]

Polar Bears Are Big Into Halloween

People tend to assume that because polar bears live up north mean that their favorite holiday is Christmas, but that’s just speciest. If you really get to know them, you’ll find out that most polar bears prefer Halloween. Here’s one really getting into the holiday spirit with a fun witch statue. Link

… Is Like Facebook

Ah, Facebook. In Facebook’s Facebook page (yes, there is such a thing), the social media giant compares itself to many things like: Halloween ("Halloween lets people express themselves. That is why Halloween [...]

Doctor Octopus

Patton Oswalt has to thank Adam Savage for this great Doctor Octopus costume. Oswalt’s daughter wanted him to be the evil Doctor Octopus for Halloween, so Oswalt went to twitter to ask his followers where he could get a costume. Adam Savage, from Mythbusters, came calling. He build this by hand and it only took [...]

The Late Movies: Halloween

It’s Halloween, in case you hadn’t noticed. Let’s look at my favorite Halloween-ish videos! Tim Burton – “Vincent” From 1982, narrated by Vincent Price. An amazing tribute to Edgar Allan Poe. It’s The Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown – Trick or Treat I was always the kid who got the rock. Screamin’ Jay Hawkins – “I Put a Spell [...]

14 Weird Old Photos Of People Wearing Masks

Whether these people were donning masks to celebrate Halloween, Thanksgiving (more on that later), or a fancy dress party, or to safely perform a medical procedure or act in a play, the results are spooky—and likely to give you nightmares. Happy Halloween! Getty Images 1865: A white caped figure wearing a Halloween pumpkin mask taking two [...]

Teddy Bear’s Pumpkin

(YouTube link) Teddy Bear the talking porcupine gets a Halloween pumpkin to chew, play with, and talk about. -via Daily of the Day Previously: more Teddy Bear videos.

You’re Never Too Old for Halloween

When a picture of a 91-year-old man in a Halloween costume went viral this week, I was asked if other senior citizens dressed up in Halloween costumes. Of course they do, and why are you asking me, anyway? Redditor Kristin_Ols23 posted this photograph of her 91-year-old grandfather. His costume for this Halloween is the Mayor of [...]

Watching horror films can burn calories

New research suggests that you can burn anywhere up to 200 calories watching a horror movie. As Halloween approaches many people are settling down in …

Push-Car DeLorean

This is Cooper’s first ever Halloween. Cooper will get to kick it in a DeLorean, that lucky duckling. Not a bad way to start little man. Cooper’s parents built him a DeLorean ala Back to the Future. I was going to be Marty McFly for Halloween, but now this kid has me beat! I can’t [...]