Despite the fact that masks of politicians are are big sellers on any given Halloween, sales of which are sometimes used as a predictor of election results, this year a new element has been added to costuming: racism.
How to avoid that pesky racist accusation about your costume this year and yet still be trendy? I say forget about Mr. Obama and go with the Mrs.! The secret of a good costume is to convey the most outstanding characteristics and with her, skin tone need never be mentioned. Feel free to embellish your Michelle Obama get-up by using these elements:
of questionable taste
And there we have it, the perfect witch costume for Halloween:
p.s. Note that the dress does not come with a giant black bow at the neck. She thought it would be a good idea to add that enhancement. I can hardly wait to see what she does with the Obama White House china.
h/t News Busters