One wear the mask of Trump to participate in Halloween parties. Actually, these costumes are sign of rebellion. But there is no need to laugh at or worry about it. In 2018, some traditional Halloween costumes just don’t screw it. If you still wear costumes like vampires or witches, it seems like you are out slightly. What is the real horror? Please looked outside.
In recent years, Halloween costumes could reflects some social or topical problems. Some may curious about why New Yorker’s Emily Nussbaum chose a costume about the American mid-term election. That could be the scariest costume she could come up. Other costumes reflecting current affairs could also been seen every year, such as an array of Donald Trumps, multiple Ruth Bader Ginsbergs and the literal death of democracy.
Such conditions are absolutely new, because fashionable costumes are listed into a list, including costumes like Monica Lewinsky, Woody Allen, and Lorena Bobbitt. What deserves to mention is Lewes’s burning sculpture in Sussex has been famous for a long time. While in recent decades, such conditions have become common among most of the public from across the world. At the climax of Halloween last year, a group of “handmaids” are ubiquitous here and there. Since it has been three years after “Brexit”, the related costumes are also available now.
All above phenomena convey something frightening to us. It’s bad that our fears are shown in this manner, and centered on some current affairs regarding people’s daily life. One can take a dress to imitate Trump, a state’s voting intentions, the theme of discrimination. Upon see such costumes, you will be got across. All above situation could be seen only in special conditions, also the acts of rebellion.
Through this special manner, we laugh at our fears, as if it could be diminished. Stephen Colbert said, “One could not be happy and afraid at the same time.”
But only a few thing could be involved in political problems. There is no need to spend more time on understanding. Only several seconds, one could guess the trend of something. When someone listen to some recommended news for a long time, one could be fled and intoxicated by actions of attendees in the guise of Sexy Super Mario. But anyway, it’s good to wear your heart on your sleeve.
Trick-or-treaters may find more carved turnips rather than carved pumpkins awaiting them on doorsteps. Because wet weather affects the supply of pumpkins. The institute English Heritage is dressing its site with turnips, and, at the same time, recalling on all revelers join in it. It hopes more and more people could revisiting and re-experiencing the original story of Halloween. Therefore, revelers could enjoy the original humble from a special angle.
A long time ago, pumpkins turned to necessary decorations in the whole Britain. And appalling faces are carved on turnips, and put such carved turnips in the vicinity of doorsteps. Evil spirits could be frighten away upon see the frightening carved objects.