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Creepy clowns, Rattata and Trump: Halloween 2016 costume inspiration

Clown Nothing about this Halloween is going to plan. First, one of the most popular costumes is basically an ageing My Chemical Romance fan (Suicide Squad’s Harley Quinn) and an online troll (the guy from V for Vendetta slash Jack White in Get Behind Me Satan-era White Stripes). Second, the innocent tradition of dressing up like a clown has taken a turn for the John …

11 Things We Didn’t Write About This Week but That You Might Want to Talk About, Including Who Kim Kardashian Is Blaming for Her Robbery

It’s news-roundup time (chosen because it’s also Sunday afternoon when maybe you want another excuse to hang out here rather than doing something, ugh, productive). That means we’re revealing the list of topics we didn’t write about this week but wonder if we should have (hate that “should” word), … Continue reading Source link

America's War on Creepy Clowns leads to 12 arrests in various states

“They just kept coming, and coming, and coming, across multiple states. Clowns in vans. Clowns in the woods. Clowns lurking in the shadows. Clowns chasing people or doing crimes.” There seems to be a “Copycat Effect” moment around Creepy Clown prankster/hoaxster/harassers in the United States right now. Law enforcement agencies around the country are cracking down, and there have been a dozen arrests in …

Evil clown arrested

Everyone thought it was some kind of mass kid-hysteria inspired by marketing for the new version of Stephen King’s IT, but guess what! There was an evil clown after all! Kentucky police have arrested a man dressed as a clown lurking in a wooded area amid a wave of clown reports in at least six US states. Jonathan Martin, 20, was …