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Whoring Halloween: Gendering Halloween Costumes

    (by Andy Marlette)

    Last Halloween my daughter was looking for a costume at a giant warehouse Halloween outlet. The girl’s section was littered with what I call Halloween whore costumes. There is not not much choice for girls. Who says that girls have to buy girl costumes.

    “In Girl World, Halloween is the one night a year when a girl can dress up like a total slut and no other girls can say anything about it.”-Mean Girls

    Tony M.