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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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Prescribing Booze During Prohibition
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The Lucrative Business of Prescribing Booze During Prohibition. Medicinal liquor was a legal loophole that everyone wanted to use.

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Russell Johnson: More Than "The Professor." The Gilligan's Island star was once a staple of Western movies and TV.

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How Nick Offerman Is Using Woodworking to Help Americans in Need. Would Works is a nonprofit organization that pays homeless people for helping in a woodworking shop.

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Mangilaluk’s Highway. The story of an Inuit boy who ran away from residential school illustrates the problems of an entire region.

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How I Trained My Cats. Chef Jun Yoshizuki explains how his cats can behave so well while he cooks for his YouTube videos.

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The Underrated Charm of Ice Fishing. Looking at vintage photographs of the pastime is quite charming, as long as we can stay warm inside while we do it.

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12 Terrible Pieces of Advice for Pregnant Women. When in doubt, ask your doctor.

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The Man Who Made John Gotti the Most Powerful Mobster in New York
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The German Who Made John Gotti the Most Powerful Mobster in New York. Hitman Joe Watts parlayed his insider knowledge into both money and respect.

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Why Boaty McBoatface is the Meme that Just Won’t Die. The good news is that it may mean the end of naming polls.

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The False Cheer of Office Parties Can’t Cure the Loneliness Epidemic. In other words, don't rely on your workplace for long-lasting friendships.

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Inside Connecticut’s Secret Museum of Retro-Future Oddities. The Space Age Museum has aliens, robots, rockets, and spaceships that you'll only see online, as the museum is not open to the public.

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What To Do If Your Parachute Fails. Told in a hurry because you Googled this when it happened to you.

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American Employers' Mindless Obsession with College Degrees. Requiring one is a shortcut for eliminating job candidates more than a necessary career qualification.

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11 Beloved Movies That Were Box Office Flops. Many of them were way ahead of their time.

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