• 1 year 1 month ago
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    Let's see . . .

    from TV to movies, and from restaurants to theaters - October is "Halloween Month" as everyone seems to be doing something that goes along with the spirit of that month-end holiday.



    Halloween came early to Seattle as the Moore Theater staged the live version of "Carrie", the Stephen King classic.

    And while you're at the store buying lots of candy, be sure to stop by the cereal aisle for General Mills annual October revival of Franken Berry and Count Chocula cereals. Plus this year General Mills is adding the return of Frute Brute, (not the new spelling) and Fruity Yummy Mummy.

    Btw, I still prefer the old 70's TV commercials:




    That's just a start - there's a ton of October related stuff happening all around me. Is this a reaction to Halloween becoming a holiday for adults?
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      • 1 year 1 month ago
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      Happy Halloween, boys and ghouls.



      Beware of ghosts.
      There is a battle between two wolves inside us all.

      One is evil and the other one is good. Which wolf will win? The one you feed the most.

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        • 1 year 1 month ago
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        Happy Halloween! I really want to watch the Childs Play marathon with my kids but they're too young; although I was their age when I saw the first movie, we raise our kids soft these days lol.
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          • 1 year 1 month ago
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          They never did show the first one yesterday. :?
          There is a battle between two wolves inside us all.

          One is evil and the other one is good. Which wolf will win? The one you feed the most.

          http://unbelievableyou.com/a-native-american-cherokee-story-two-wolves/
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            • 1 year 1 month ago
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            We'll watch "It's the Great Pumpkin Charlie Brown", a whole bunch of Goose Bumps, and whatever else I can think of. There hasn't been a lot of animated Halloween stuff this year, Monsters University was like the closest thing.
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              • 1 year 1 month ago
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              Christmas comes but once a year, yet Halloween lasts a whole month. Is it just me or has Halloween bumped past Christmas as America's favorite?

              The only thing missing is making October 31st a national holiday.
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                • 1 year 1 month ago
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                I hope not. I love Christmas!
                There is a battle between two wolves inside us all.

                One is evil and the other one is good. Which wolf will win? The one you feed the most.

                http://unbelievableyou.com/a-native-american-cherokee-story-two-wolves/
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                  • 1 year 1 month ago
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                  Oktoberfest ended a couple of weeks ago. Still is October so the festival continues in my books.
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                    • 1 year 1 month ago
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                    eddstarr88 wrote:
                    Christmas comes but once a year, yet Halloween lasts a whole month. Is it just me or has Halloween bumped past Christmas as America's favorite?

                    The only thing missing is making October 31st a national holiday.


                    I don't think so, I think way more adults participate in Christmas.
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                      • 1 year 1 month ago
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                      Halloween is great and all, but yeah... nothing tops Christmas.
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                        • 1 year 1 month ago
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                        Halloween is also called "Devil's Night", and Christmas is a happier time. So, Christmas all the way!
                        There is a battle between two wolves inside us all.

                        One is evil and the other one is good. Which wolf will win? The one you feed the most.

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                          • 1 year 28 days ago
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                          Yes, I have to agree.

                          But Halloween has morphed over the last 40 years in ways I never imagined.
                          Just as some adults go over the top for Christmas there are those that take Halloween to extremes.

                          Me, I just love the parties!
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                            • 1 year 27 days ago
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                            I agree with most of the people here about Halloween.
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                              • 1 year 26 days ago
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                              Halloween is way less stressful for most adults. Sure kids will probably like Christmas more because of the presents. Christmas for most adults means longer work weeks and stress about finding gifts for everyone. Whereas Halloween is much more engaging and simple.
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                                • 1 year 23 days ago
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                                Thanksgiving and Christmas mean lots of time in the kitchen. followed by lots of eating. Halloween hasn't turned into a heavy food fest yet for most people except for candy.
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                                  • 1 year 22 days ago
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                                  Happy Halloween everyone, have a fun and safe time.
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                                    • 1 year 22 days ago
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                                    YES,

                                    HAPPY HALLOWEEN TO ONE AND ALL

                                    From Eddie and his new girlfriend! She's a keeper!

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                                      • 1 year 22 days ago
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                                      The Boogeyman is coming!
                                      There is a battle between two wolves inside us all.

                                      One is evil and the other one is good. Which wolf will win? The one you feed the most.

                                      http://unbelievableyou.com/a-native-american-cherokee-story-two-wolves/
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                                        • 1 year 22 days ago
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                                        Dropping by to wish you all a happy Halloween,my Retroghouls!

                                        This one goes to my bro eddie.

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                                          • 1 year 22 days ago
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                                          Yep, that's my Elvira - she's like a one woman wind generator, lol.

                                          GN that's one of my favorite scenes. How did you know?

                                          HAPPY HALLOWEEN EVERYBODY!!!!!
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