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Halloween Night

Posted: October 28, 2011 by cartter in Halloween
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“Stop touching me!” Carlos screeched.

“Both of you stop. Get on your costumes, I will get your walkie-talkies. Now remember, you know going out of the neighborhood is outlawed and no going on the west side of the neighborhood. That’s the bad side,” Betty (the mom) said.

“Ok mom, we will be careful, by.” Molly said in her extremely high-pitched baby voice.

Betty gave Molly and Carlos each walkie-talkies and kept one for her self. She told them two switch to channel two. After they switched to channel two on the walkie-talkies they left. Immediately Molly and Carlos started getting candy.

“Hey, lets go to the west side woods,” Carlos said.

“No,  mother said we can’t go there,” Molly replied.

“Well were still going,” Carlos said.

Carlos and Molly started walking towards the west woods. After about ten minutes of walking they reached the woods. There was a danger sign but they ignored it. The woods were foggy and there was a full moon. Suddenly there was a cracking noise.

“What was that,” Molly said.

“I don’t know but lets keep going.” Carlos said.

Suddenly a monster jumped out behind a bush. Molly and Carlos started running home crying. When they arrived, they heard the back door open. Their mom walked in. Where were you guys. Carlos and Molly simply just walked to their rooms. They mom quietly put a monster costume in trash and went to bed.

THE END

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Light Show

Posted: October 28, 2011 by ccf9890 in Halloween
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halloween light show of pumkins singing party rock anthem

halloween light show of pumkins singing this is halloween  

It is a house in California and the owner has been working on this light show for 2 years. This is the year that  he made it come to life. Everything in the show is custom made.

Watch both light shows.

‘What are you going to be for Halloween?

Ms. Laura – Queen Amidala

Jacob – The Doctor (from Dr. Who)

Ka’neka – Nicki Manaj

Theo – Person from Illuminate

Augie – Fat Wilson

Noah – Ringo Star

Paige – Greek Goddess

Cartter – Cartter

Camara – Greek Goddess

Erin – Albert Einstein

Lilli – 50’s lady

Wilson – YOU GONNA FIND OUT!!!!

Eliot – A Ghost

While dressing up is an important part of Halloween, you might not want to this time. Drew Smith, the best trick-or-treater in his neighboorhood said, ” When my friends talk about what they are going to be for Halloween this year, I get worried because I heard a rumor, that on the year after 2010, everyone who dresses up on Halloween night turns into what they are dressed as forever. I am not going to dress up this year, just to be safe…”

However, Drew is still going to collect candy.

Evidence shows that a strange knight appears at midnight and taps you on the head with his sword and then you are change into whatever you were dressed up as forever.

One of the people in Drew’s neighborhood, Beth Jones is terrified. She said, “I heard a scream on Halloween last year, and a noise that sounded like a sword swishing down!”

A peice of advice for all of you trick-or-treaters out there, watch your back!

10 Random Facts of the Week: Halloween

Posted: October 14, 2011 by iluvsoftball3 in Fun Stuff, Halloween
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    The word Halloween originally came from the Middle English ‘Alholowmesse’ meaning “All Saints Day”. The night before Alholowmesse was called “All Hollows Even (evening)” which was eventually shortened to “Hallowe”en” till it just became “Halloween” in the 20th century.

  • Today in North America, around $3 billion is spent every year on Halloween costumes alone.
  • Haunted house attractions bring in about half a billion dollars annually.
  • The most popular adult Halloween costumes are witch costumes and vampire costumes.
  • The most popular childrens Halloween costume are princess costumes and witch costumes.   
  • Around 35 million children, in the U.S., between 5 and 13 years old go trick or treating every year, which is around 90% of all children in that age group.
  • 90% of the pumpkin is made up of water.
  • Some so-called vampire bats do drink blood, but they’re not from Transylvania. They live in Central and South America and feed on cattle, horses, and birds.
  • Orange and black became Halloween colors because orange is associated with harvests and black is associated with death.
  • Of all canned fruits and vegetables, pumpkin is the best source of vitamin A. Just a half-cup of the orange stuff has more than three times the recommended daily requirement.

These facts came from: 

http://www.todayifoundout.com/index.php/2010/10/15-facts-about-halloween/

http://www.coolest-holiday-parties.com/halloween-facts.html

How to Draw a Vampire

Posted: October 29, 2010 by zacharymj in Halloween, How To
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Black Cats: good luck or bad luck?

Posted: October 29, 2010 by sophie1952 in Halloween
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One day you and some friends are on your way home from school and with all the talking you don’t see it at first. As you get closer you see it more clearly–the black cat! It sees you and runs in frunt of you. It has happened! A black cat has crossed your path!

Is it truly bad luck? 

King Charles I had a black that he vauled and protected. The day after the cat died, King Charles was arrested.

When sailors went to sea, their wives would keep a black cat to give their husbands good luck. Sometimes these cats were sold in markets.

In a place called Lincolnshire, a man and his son were walking on a night with no moon. They saw a small dark thing cross their path, but then it disappeared in a hole and they tossed stones at it. When the cat came out, it was a beat-up. The cat ran into the house that was thought to be a witch. When they saw the witch the next day, she was beat-up as well. From then on they thought black cats were witches in disguise.

In some places they tried to drive black cats to extinction. 

If you find one pure white hair in an all-black cat and pull it out without being scratched than you will have VERY good luck.

As you can see, there are a lot of things we are not sure of when it comes to black cats and luck.

The next day is Halloween and you tell your friends about the black cat. They want to know if something bad has happened to you. Nothing has yet…