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Secrets to Designing a Professional Haunted House Attraction


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Professional haunted house attractions all have the same features: buzzing chainsaws, scary clowns, creepy things touching you in the dark when you least expect it.

But while a haunted house may only be open for six weeks a year, DESIGNING a haunted house is a year-round activity. It takes a lot of work to build and create scare mazes that continue to deliver the screams year after year.

So what’s their secret?

The Art of Fear: Theories of a Dark Entertainer
The Art of Fear: Theories of a Dark Entertainer
(An in-depth look at the haunted attraction industry)
Continue reading SECRETS TO DESIGNING A PROFESSIONAL HAUNTED HOUSE ATTRACTION

Which Halloween Candy is WORST for your Diet?


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Which Halloween Candy is Worse for You?

The sad part is which delightful, popular candy tops the list as the WORST CANDY YOU COULD POSSIBLY WANT TO EAT FOR HALLOWEEN (or anytime of year).  Watch the video to discover the horrible, horrible truth.

The Top Haunted House Attractions in the US


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We’ve already told you about HOW MUCH MONEY HAUNTED HOUSES CAN MAKE during the holiday season.

So if you’re not in the mood to make money running your own Haunted House, which haunted house attractions should be considered worth your money this year?

Haunted House Business Plan
Haunted House Business Plan
Continue reading THE TOP HAUNTED HOUSE ATTRACTIONS IN THE US

The best Halloween Candy bargain – how to get more candy for your buck


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Halloween is known for three things:

  • children asking strangers for candy
  • women getting free reign to wear the sluttiest costumes ever
  • people gorging themselves on post-Halloween candy sales

Look, it’s the beginning of the “let’s get happy and fat holiday season”, so why not start it off with a handful of your favorite candy snacks?

World's Largest PEZ Dispenser
The World’s Largest PEZ Dispenser

Continue reading THE BEST HALLOWEEN CANDY BARGAIN — HOW TO GET MORE CANDY FOR YOUR BUCK

What would you do to live rent-free?


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What would you do to live rent-free? What would you put up with?

And we’re not even talking about moving back in with your parents.

Continue reading WHAT WOULD YOU DO TO LIVE RENT-FREE?

The Best Haunted Houses in America


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Web Watch loves – and hates – haunted house attractions.

We love the concept, we love the designs. We love the insane creativity that goes on in putting on a successful Haunted House year after year.

But we wouldn’t be caught dead going to one as a guest.  We don’t find running through a scare zone all that much fun.

We know, we’re in the minority on this, as Haunted Houses are multi-million dollar businesses these days.

Continue reading THE BEST HAUNTED HOUSES IN AMERICA

How to dress like Honey Boo Boo (and other Halloween ideas)


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By now, Web Watch is sure you’ve seen the trainwreck of a reality TV show on TLC, HERE COMES HONEY BOO BOO.

We thought it would be a perfect time to tell you how to DRESS LIKE HONEY BOO BOO as the Perfect Halloween Costume for this year.

Continue reading HOW TO DRESS LIKE HONEY BOO BOO (AND OTHER HALLOWEEN IDEAS)

How to Dress Like a Unicorn


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“How can you dress like a unicorn?”

Surprisingly, it’s not a question that Web Watch gets asked often, but the fact that we’ve been asked how to impersonate a unicorn at least once is reason enough to write about this phenomenal product that we have found over at Amazon:

Magical Unicorn Mask (Creepy)
Magical Unicorn Mask

That’s right.   If you want to look like a unicorn, you have to get yourself a Magical Unicorn Mask, in adult size.

Seriously, how could you NOT buy a unicorn mask, now that you know it’s available?

Continue reading HOW TO DRESS LIKE A UNICORN

How to Dress Like Steve Jobs


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Steve Jobs
Steve Jobs

Halloween is around the corner and Steve Jobs’ passing has led to an influx of people who want to pay tribute to the inspirational and creative business leader by DRESSING LIKE STEVE JOBS FOR HALLOWEEN.

But you don’t have to go to the store to buy a Steve Jobs Halloween costume.

All you have to do is the following: Continue reading HOW TO DRESS LIKE STEVE JOBS

Perfect for Halloween – get a mask of your own face


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Chimpanzee Alive - Animatronic Robot MonkeyChimpanzee Alive – Animatronic Monkey Robot

Who wouldn’t want to walk into a room full of people all wearing your own face as their Halloween costume?

Or, you could creep people out by “going as yourself” for Halloween, and still fulfilling the requirement of actually wearing a Halloween mask instead of just being a fun-sucker by not participating in the festivities. Continue reading PERFECT FOR HALLOWEEN — GET A MASK OF YOUR OWN FACE

PSA for the ladies in time for Comic-Con: Please stop wearing the Princess Leia Slave costume


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Sexy Princess Leia Slave Costume
Buy the Sexy Princess Leia Slave Costume

This week at Comic-Con 2011, news organizations are likely to focus – at one time or another – on the cosplay phenomenon…. especially with what the ladies wear.

Women are using ComicCon as an opportunity to wear their “Sexy Halloween Costumes” more than once a year, especially if their costume of choice involves any type of sexy television character, sexy cartoon character, sexy literary character, sexy sci-fi character, or any other appropriate costume that can have “sexy” put in front of it. Continue reading PSA FOR THE LADIES IN TIME FOR COMIC-CON: PLEASE STOP WEARING THE PRINCESS LEIA SLAVE COSTUME

Proof that Soylent Green is people: babies good enough to eat!


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Anne Geddes Baby Costumes
Anne Geddes Baby Costumes

It’s just another thing that parents do to embarass their kids: dressing up their kids in funny costumes and taking pictures of ’em.

Pictures that can be used for high school yearbooks, engagement party photo displays, bar mitzvah autograph boards — you know, anything that can be blown up to poster-size and put on display for the world to see.

Continue reading PROOF THAT SOYLENT GREEN IS PEOPLE: BABIES GOOD ENOUGH TO EAT!

Looking for GOOD Halloween costume ideas? Try WTFCostumes.com


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Halloween Costume & Party Supplies Store Business Plan
Halloween Costume & Party Supplies Store Business Plan

As Halloween fast approaches, Web Watch wants to remind you that you have a limited amount of time to pick out the best Halloween costume out there.

Web Watch has already told you about one place to find SOME GREAT LAST-MINUTE HALLOWEEN COSTUME IDEAS,  but we have stumbled upon one site that is chock-full of not only some great ideas, but the visuals you need to pull the outfit off yourself. 

That’s why we’re pointing you to WTF COSTUMES: THE CRAZY and SEXY HALLOWEEN COSTUME ARCHIVE. Continue reading LOOKING FOR GOOD HALLOWEEN COSTUME IDEAS? TRY WTFCOSTUMES.COM

Be creative this Halloween. Don’t be *that* guy.


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Tiger Woods Halloween Costume
Tiger Woods Halloween Costume

This year, Halloween falls on a weekend – which means that we have at least 2 days of Halloween costume party antics to go through compared to the normal 1.

All Web Watch asks is that you don’t go as ONE OF THESE OVERDONE, OVERUSED CLICHE HALLOWEEN COSTUMES this year: Continue reading BE CREATIVE THIS HALLOWEEN. DON’T BE *THAT* GUY.

How to Dress like the Tiger Woods “Cigar Guy”


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Groucho Marx Poster
Groucho Marx Poster

You know that PERFECTLY TIMED SPORTS PHOTO that been going around the Internet this last week?

You know the one – it’s where Tiger Woods hit an errant chip shot at this year’s RYDER CUP that went directly at a photographer’s camera?

Well, we’re not here to talk about Tiger or his golf skill… we’re here to talk about THE CIGAR GUY. He’s the one that turned a phenomenal golf photo into an Internet sensation. Continue reading HOW TO DRESS LIKE THE TIGER WOODS “CIGAR GUY”