While some folks nail the celebratory preparations, there are some who miss the mark – rather terribly.
These people – intentionally or unintentionally – end up with ideas that are politically incorrect, insensitive or downright offensive.
Below are a few examples of distasteful Halloween costumes to avoid at any cost:
A costume website called Brands on Sale actually thought “Sexy Ebola Containment Suit” costumes would be a good idea.
What a fail
Meanwhile, a prestigious music club in Britain has been branded “reprehensible” over plans for an Ebola-themed Halloween party.
If there is anything worse than domestic violence, it’s people who think it’s funny.
A number of pictures on the internet have gone viral which show people wearing Ray Rice’s T-shirts and dragging a dummy of a woman.
It goes without saying how disturbingly sick this kind of “humor” is.
How can someone even think of coming up with something as offensive as this?
Terrorism can never be funny. Period.
This man thought his “blackface” and “homeless” costume would make for a good laugh. Fortunately, he was forced to take down this tweet.
Raina Delisle was disgusted as well as disappointed when she went costume shopping for her little girl. So much so that she ended up penning an op-ed, "Halloween Costumes Are Sexualizing Our Youngest Trick-Or-Treaters."