Take Back Halloween Offers Feminist Take On The Day

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Why be a slutty shower when you can be Madam C.J. Walker, Athena, Chalchiuhtlicue, Ada Lovelace or Hatshepsut?

DISCUSSION

I kinda always wanted to be a giant tampon for Halloween in college, but I didn't have the money or energy to make a tampon costume. But figured it'd make all the frat boy wannabes (my school was Greek-free, not like it made a difference) think about vagina in a way they didn't want to. :o)

I also knew people would just throw red juice on me all night, and that would get exhausting and wouldn't be worth it. Ah, youth...