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The Best Halloween Costumes on the Internet

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io9 kindly did the hard work for us and collected the best Halloween costumes from around the web. 

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Craigslist has everything. You can even buy secondhand graves. So if you want to be laid to rest in the same grave that a child was 61 years ago, you’re in luck!

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These Halloween NFL logos are great. Personally, I sort of like the new Steelers logo even better than the current one.

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On this date, some strange stuff went down. These mysteries took place on Halloween and are still unsolved.

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Neatorama reminds us about the grisly tradition of post mortem photography.

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He wears a costume. Check out the life of a President Obama impersonator.

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Thank you to the person(s) that created this handy Netflix guide. I needed this.

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Sure, horror movies are supposed to be scary. But sometimes films just turn out that way by accident. For example, when I was little I was really weirded out by Mary Poppins. In the comments below please let me know what non-horror film freaked you out. And tell me if you ever felt the same about Mary Poppins so I can tell my family. They still think I’m weird to this day.

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A Lemon Rolled for a Quarter Mile Down a Street
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A Lemon Rolled for a Quarter Mile Down a Street. And since the evidence is on video, many, many unproductive hours have been spent watching it.

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A Man Grew the World's Longest Fingernails Out of Spite. After 66 years, Shridhar Chillal finally got his 30 feet of nails cut.

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NASA-Designed Heat Shields Could Save Firefighters' Lives. Teams are carrying 40 prototypes as they battle wildfires in the American West.

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The Most Important Video Game on the Planet. Fortnite is so popular that its culture is spilling out into the real world.

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The Futuristic Skyscrapers of 1923 Were Supposed to Solve Traffic Problems. Like many people, those architects assumed we would soon have flying cars.

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Want to Become an Astronaut? There's an app for that.

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10 Nutty Proposals to Save the Planet. Some could eventually lead to plausible ideas.

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12 Theme Parks Where the Danger is Real
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12 Theme Parks Where the Danger is Real. Thank goodness the parks themselves are fictional.

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Green Ball Adventure, a Sprice Machines Chain Reaction. Watch a charming combination of colorful levers, pulleys, dominos, and spring action, all powered by gravity.

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Lede-Buried Voicemails From Your Mom. Everyone has examples of parental communication gone wrong.

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How to Start Knitting (and Learn to Love It). Seek the enjoyment first, and the skill will come in time.

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The Oldest Color Produced by Living Things Is 1.1 Billion Years Old. The ancient cyanobacteria chlorophyll is strangely pink.

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Before Björk, There Was the Last Incan Princess. Peruvian soprano Yma Sumac had a six-octave range, but it was her exoticism that made her famous.

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Everyone’s Favorite Houseplant Only Wants to Die. Your pothos has lost the genes necessary for sexual reproduction, but is doomed to live as clones in millions of apartments.

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Dime After Dime: A Gripping History of Claw Machines. They've been irresistible for almost 200 years.

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