Black Dahlia Halloween Costumes: The Annual Warning

Dahlia Halloween

Halloween is quickly approaching, which means the internet is brimming with photos of young women practicing their “Chelsea Smile” makeup and otherwise showing off their talent in dressing up like a brutally murdered woman. Regardless of what you may think, this does no honor to Elizabeth Short.

Oct. 19, 2016, Dahlia Halloween

Rethink your choices. Really.

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About lmharnisch

I am retired from the Los Angeles Times
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3 Responses to Black Dahlia Halloween Costumes: The Annual Warning

  1. Undine says:

    Good God, I had no idea this was “a thing.” Every time I think people have reached rock bottom, they take out their shovels and surprise me.

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  2. Eve says:

    My best Halloween costume was at a party at Limelight in the ’80s: I dressed all in blue, with blue eye makeup and lipstick, and festooned myself with tampons and maxi-pads. When people asked me what I was, I bellowed, “Picasso’s Blue Period!”

    What was your best costume?

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