Just because you're too old to trick-or-treat doesn't mean you're too old for Halloween. Everyone can appreciate a good Halloween costume, even the lazy ones that are clever enough to get a smile. (Looking at you, Justin Trudeau.)
However, the best of the best always rise to the top (of social media). Whether they're insanely elaborate or the kind of meme-come-to-life costume that could only be worn this year. Here are the costumes that were shared over and over on social media this year.
This is the World's Longest Zipline
Kids in NASA costumes are always a hit.
It's not quite as good as his "Thriller" costume, but P.K. Subban put together an A+ costume as he always does.
Like Subban, paralympian Josh Sundquist puts together a killer costume every year.
There are always those folks who will dress as a fidget spinner or some meme that will firmly root their costume as a product of this one year.
Mundane costumes made sexy are a generally horrible Halloween staple. Remember Ken Bone? Remember sexy Ken Bone? Sexy Slimer takes this to a new level, though.
Neil Patrick Harris has a history of putting together amazing family costumes. This year was no exception.
"Just because you're listening to him doesn't mean you're hearing him."
A costume wearing a costume is next level.
Occasionally the location can make a costume rise above how good it is. Being in space makes this one reach new heights.
Pennywise was popular, but the Golden Balloon award for best Pennywise costume goes to a preschooler.
And then some people set an impossibly high standard.
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