It appears that Halloween is bigger than ever. According to the following article, we are expected to spend $5.77 billion on Halloween this year. ARE YOU KIDDING ME? People are complaining about the stock market, the price of gas (although that’s getting better) and groceries, but we’re more than willing to buy costumes and candy that will be used for one day, eaten in one day, or cause a lifetime of tooth problems.

Alright, I’ll get off my soap box. Here’s the article.