15 Halloween costumes that beautifully skirt the edges of copyright infringement.

15 Halloween costumes that beautifully skirt the edges of copyright infringement.
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Costume companies pay big money to license characters from movies, TV shows, and video games. Some other costume makers, however, don’t pay any money at all to license those characters, and they pass the savings on to you, in the form of cheap costumes with names that are extremely specific that stop just short of infringing on a copyright.

1. But which "Celebrity Chef" is this? There are so many of them these days.

15 Halloween costumes that beautifully skirt the edges of copyright infringement.
That's right. It's Nigella Lawson!

 

2. It's all in the game: the game of being hungry.

15 Halloween costumes that beautifully skirt the edges of copyright infringement.
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3. "Oh, it's a jolly holiday with [REDACTED]"

15 Halloween costumes that beautifully skirt the edges of copyright infringement.
Also available: English Nanny's good friend Bart.

4. It takes a lot of "balls" to pull this one off.

15 Halloween costumes that beautifully skirt the edges of copyright infringement.
From the TV show 
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5. He also enjoys the music of the night.

15 Halloween costumes that beautifully skirt the edges of copyright infringement.
Not to be confused with the Merchant of the Opera.

6. All kids love Danish Fun Block!

15 Halloween costumes that beautifully skirt the edges of copyright infringement.
Undoubtedly purchased by a mom who once said “Megablocks are just as good as Legos!”

7. "Private Parts" not included.

15 Halloween costumes that beautifully skirt the edges of copyright infringement.
Slash is a disc jockey?
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8. Kazakhstan is in Eurasia.

15 Halloween costumes that beautifully skirt the edges of copyright infringement.
You know who else is from Eurasia? Your wiiiiiiiiife.

9. Go Laura Craft!

15 Halloween costumes that beautifully skirt the edges of copyright infringement.
Fight those tombs!

10. There is no substitute for "Breakfast."

15 Halloween costumes that beautifully skirt the edges of copyright infringement.
I once heard a Deep Blue Something cover band perform "Hollywood High Society."
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11. Groovy is just one of his, uh, powers.

15 Halloween costumes that beautifully skirt the edges of copyright infringement.
Shamadelic!

12. Today, a back alley brawler…

15 Halloween costumes that beautifully skirt the edges of copyright infringement.
Tomorrow, a fighter. A fighter on the streets, if you will.

13. The question is finally answered.

15 Halloween costumes that beautifully skirt the edges of copyright infringement.
Doctor Professor is who.
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14. It's the most popular video game guy of all time!

15 Halloween costumes that beautifully skirt the edges of copyright infringement.
You know, from

15. Luigi finally learns his place.

15 Halloween costumes that beautifully skirt the edges of copyright infringement.
You will never be Player One.
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