The Ben Still'hers'
Group costumes are extra safe, since you know your friends are hitting the town equally as dressed up as you are, and they automatically multiply the overall impression of your look. That's why Auburn Salcedo has been doing one for the last seven years with her friends Paige, Aida, Jamie, Lindsay, Lauren, and Heather. Each year, the group picks a different actor and recreates their most iconic film moments. This year they're the impeccably dressed Ben Still'hers'.
12 Keanu Reeves characters to dress as this Halloween
Every year Twitter users bestow the coveted title of "internet boyfriend" upon a few talented and mostly non-problematic celebrity men. This year, actor Keanu Reeves had the pleasure of being crowned a collective boyfriend, and 2019 has been filled with think pieces, throwbacks, and Twitter accounts in his honor. If you're a fan of Keanu, this is your year too, and you can celebrate his existence by dedicating your Halloween costume to the guy.
10 extremely cursed foods to serve at your Halloween party
Halloween is a time to receive staggering amounts of free candy, but it's also a surprisingly harrowing time for party foods. Remember the peeled grape "eyeballs" in the lo-fi haunted houses of your youth? People love to make stuff like that on Halloween and then expect you to actually eat it. And for every delicious Reese's pumpkin in the world, there's a spongy, troubling Circus Peanut. Here are 10 of the weirdest, most disturbing Halloween-ish foods we could find on the internet.
17 costume fails that are scary for all the wrong reasons
Everyone wants a strong costume game for Halloween. While there are sure to be infinite stellar outfits this year, there will also be plenty at the other end of the spectrum — the kind that scare you for all the wrong reasons. The kind that will have hoards of crying children fleeing porches without a single Tootsie Roll at the sight of them. The kind that should be the result of one too many Hallows' Eve tequila shots but could actually be embarrassingly earnest cases of trial and error.
15 spooky stories that will keep you up at night
With Halloween just around the corner, it's time to delve into the dark, the eerie, and the unsettling. What better time to celebrate the scariest holiday of the year other than 12 am on a chilly night? Below are a handful of unsettling stories, some true, some fabricated. If you haven't been scared yet, it's time to get rolling. Grab a blanket and a hot drink and dive into these deliciously spooky stories, and hope a monster doesn't grab your feet!
28 Halloween group costume ideas that are perfect for any squad
Lucky for you, there are a ton of different group Halloween costume options out there to choose from. If you're still having trouble deciding on what you and your squad should dress up as, here are a few Halloween group costume ideas that can help spark a little inspiration — or just copy. No judgment here.
9 scary-but-sexy movies you can stream right now
After combing through dozens of horror films available to stream this October, we have rounded up nine of the most swoon-worthy. Then we picked each film's steamiest scene so you know what to look out for. You're welcome, gorgeous ghoul. Now entering a judgment-free zone.
15 political Halloween costumes that aren't Donald Trump
On behalf of tired Americans across the country, I am begging you, please do not wear a mask of Donald Trump's face as a Halloween costume this year. You know the ones.
The best gift ideas for horror fans
So they’ve saved your ass a few times from a rampant serial killer during a senseless bloodbath. Time to get ‘em a gift! Here are a few ideas that’ll make them happier than a creep calling from inside the house.
10 meme Halloween costumes for people who spend too much time online
Luckily, while 2018 hasn't given us much in the way of good news, the meme harvest has been bountiful. And a lot of them translate nicely into Halloween costumes. Here are a few of the best — and, more importantly, the easiest to pull off.
31 scary movies to watch this October
After combing through hours of freaky, fiendish, and fearful footage, we have put together thirty-one of the best Halloween flicks—each highlighting an iconic trope of the genre—in the perfect viewing order. From creepy kids to surprise endings, here are "31 Days of Streamable Scares," organized into a pretty calendar for your fridge. (Don't worry. 'Attack of the Killer Refrigerator' isn't on it.)
27 Halloween costume ideas Generation Z just won't understand
There are plenty of cultural references and trends the young generation will never understand, or be apart of, and boy, does that make us feel old. So, here are a few costume ideas that will trip up anyone born in the early 2000s.
17 Halloween costumes that people need to stop wearing
Obviously, be whatever you want, but Halloween is a weird occurrence where you should show off your creativity. So steer away from these costumes if you want to avoid the eye rolls of your coworkers and friends.