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Celebrate

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Word Count: 786 Summary: Much like the fun-filled traditions associated with Halloween in the United States, Mexico embraces the somber autumn holiday with a variety of celebrations and activities. Known throughout Latin America as El Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead), Cancun offers visitors a truly unique version on this popular holiday, with […]

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Best Celebrity Halloween Costumes

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George Bernard Shaw stated a universal truth when he talked about the fact that men of the earlier days worshiped idols that had been made from gold and silver while people in the modern age worship fervently gods of flesh and blood. This is true especially in the current world, given the kind of god-like […]

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What to serve at your Halloween costume party

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Word Count: 573 Summary: There are traditional Halloween foods and food items: pumpkin seeds and pumpkin pie, candy corn, assorted chocolate and candy bars, and more. Keywords: Halloween Costumes, Halloween Article Body: There are traditional Halloween foods and food items: pumpkin seeds and pumpkin pie, candy corn, assorted chocolate and candy bars, and more. But […]

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Walking Under a Ladder Superstition

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Some superstitions are easier to explain to rational people than others. Some could never be rationalized even by the most superstitious among us. The “walking under a ladder” superstition falls into the second category. But the fact is that many people will go to great lengths to avoid walking under a ladder. How the “walking […]

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Unlucky Number 13 Superstition

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Lots of people think that the number 13 is somehow unlucky. There are those, however, who develop a fear of the number 13 that goes far beyond simple superstition. There is even a name for this fear (phobia). It is called paraskevidekatriaphobia, or friggatriskaidekaphobia. (I’m NOT kidding.) Specifically, these phobias relate to a fear of […]

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Trick or Treating

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In the United States, the United Kingdom, Ireland, and Canada, it is customary for children to go trick or treating on the evening of October 31. They dress up in costumes, wigs, makeup, or masks and go from door to door (usually in groups of four or five). They knock on the door or ring […]

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The Ghosts of Mammoth Cave

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There are at least three ghosts that haunt Mammoth Cave itself, maybe more (according to believers), and many more that haunt the national park. Mammoth Cave is in Kentucky and is the longest cave system in the entire world. According to legend, Stephen Bishop was a slave who refused freedom because he didn’t want to […]

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The Dog Meadow Lights

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There are those who call the Dog Meadow Lights a natural phenomenon that just simply has not yet been scientifically explained. “There’s nothing mystic about the Dog Meadow lights”, they claim. Some have even come up with theories like “the weight of glacial ice in that area has created conditions favorable to future earthquakes, that […]

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Spirit Guides

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Spirit guides are described by those who believe as benevolent spirits whose purpose it is to guide humans through difficult times. Spirit guides have been described in American Indian culture, Chinese culture, Egyptian culture, and others. In all of the various descriptions, spirit guides are described as “good” rather than “evil.” Some say that spirit […]

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Southern Superstitions

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Some people call beliefs in luck and the measures one should take to prevent bad luck and encourage good luck nothing more that superstition. Others say that these beliefs are based upon experience of our ancestors and are, in fact, much more than just superstition. They say that these sayings and beliefs are actually the […]

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Halloween Crafts

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Word Count: 452 Summary: The only bad Halloween craft project is the Halloween craft project that takes too long. You know the ones. The craft projects that have so many steps that you’ve lost the attention of your kids before step 2. Keywords: halloween, crafts, halloween party, halloween decoration Article Body: The only bad Halloween […]

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Halloween Costumes For Pets

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Word Count: 409 Summary: It’s a night for scary surprises, lots of free candy for kiddies and the chance to dress up in Halloween costumes. And, even though he cannot eat chocolate, Fido may enjoy getting all dolled up for a night of fun. In recent years, designers have begun manufacturing Halloween costumes for pets. […]