If you’re stilly trying to figure out what costume to wear this year for Halloween, and you’re the type who likes controversy and current events, then check out these costumes that are based on this year’s top headlines.
In July, Caitlyn Jenner graced the cover of Vanity Fair magazine and made history becoming the first transgender woman to ever be featured on the cover. Shortly after this story made headlines, a costume emerged from an online shop, but it’s no longer available. For those who want to be createive and do a "throwback" feel, you can find a Bruce Jenner costume at many shops.
What color is this dress?
Do you remember the time people on the Internet were debating about the color of a dress? A photo posted to social media showed a dress that appeared to be blue and black, but many saw it as white and gold.
Donald Trump has always been a go-to costume idea because of his iconic hairstyle. This year, prepare to see many more Trump costumes since he announced his campaign for President of the United States. Aside from the slew of Trump wigs you can find online and at just about every costume store, there is also a "Donald Rumpshaker" costume that's availlbe for those who are into such a thing.
Ever since Miley Cyrus twerked her way through the 2013 MTV VMAs wearing a teddy bear bodysuit along with other skimpy outfits, she has become a favorite for Halloween looks. If you’re interested in other Miley-inspired Halloween costumes, then you can check out all her looks from the 2015 MTV VMAs.
Dentist who killed Cecil the lion
A few months ago, Minnesota dentist Walter Palmer made the news when he was accused of hunting and killing Cecil the lion in Zimbabwe. There is a costume available online that consists of a bloodied shirt and a fake lion head to symbolize the dentist who slayed Zimbabwe’s beloved lion. We’re not exactly sure why someone would want to wear a costume like this but if you’re THAT person, then it’s available online.
Last month, a video of a rat carrying a slice of pizza down the steps of a New York City subway station emerged online and went viral. If you’re in search of something more lighthearted and New York-centric, then you’ll be pleased to know there’s this “Pizza Rat” costume with a sexy twist. We’re sure there will be many DIY interpretations of the city rat that went viral, and we’re looking forward to seeing them all.
Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman may still be on the run, but he can be found this Halloween in costume form. If your desire is to become one of Mexico's and America's most wanted, then you can purchase the mask here.