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Aquarium Gets Spooky With Underwater Jack-O'-Lanterns

AP | Steven Hoffer | Posted 10.31.2015 | Weird News

BOSTON (AP) — The New England Aquarium is putting some fright into its sea life by adding underwater jack-o'-lanterns to celebrate Halloween. A...

WATCH: One Man's Passion for Prize-Winning Pumpkins

HooplaHa | Posted 10.20.2015 | Good News

Tis the season for Jack-O-Lanterns! Can you imagine a place filled with over 5,000 illuminated pumpkins? We can... and we've seen it! John Reckner lov...

34 Epic Jack-O'-Lantern Ideas To Try Out This Halloween

Just DIY | Posted 10.19.2015 | HuffPost Home
Just DIY

Carving pumpkins is one of fall's best activities. If you have kids, it's a great family activity, but even if you don't, hacking apart the autumn staples and putting them out on your porch can inspire a ton of compliments and it will make you feel quite artistic.

How To Carve Donald Trump's Face Into A Pumpkin

The Huffington Post | James Cave | Posted 10.06.2015 | HuffPost Home

From Lady Gaga to Hillary Clinton, Hugh McMahon has carved nearly every famous face into a pumpkin. And for a pumpkin carver (or any profession,...

15 Wildly Inappropriate Pumpkins For A More Shocking Halloween

The Huffington Post | Katla McGlynn | Posted 10.24.2014 | Comedy

Sometimes the classic Jack-o'-lantern design just won't cut it for Halloween. You need something a little bit edgier. If you're looking for pumpkin...

The Meaning Of Motherhood In Two Knocks On The Door

Robyn Passante | Posted 12.20.2014 | Parents
Robyn Passante

The beauty of motherhood is in the folds and creases of our lives, the grimaces and tantrums, the moments when we have to grit our teeth to get through, when we pound on windows and yell and scream and demand better of each other and ourselves.

Go Here For The Best Halloween Pumpkins!

AP | Posted 12.03.2014 | Travel

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The perfect carving pumpkin should be easy to find in Ohio. Growers say pumpkins across Ohio's fields have been...

WATCH: Zoo Animals Eating Pumpkins Is The Best Thing You'll See This Weekend

The Huffington Post | Lydia O'Connor | Posted 11.10.2013 | Green

Humans aren't the only ones who enjoy a seasonal treat. California's Oakland Zoo has partnered with local pumpkin patches to take Halloween leftovers ...

Wait For It...

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 11.01.2013 | Comedy

On Halloween, we could all do with at least one dancing pumpkin man jumping out of a pile of leaves to scare us, then make us laugh. You really sh...


The Huffington Post | Katla McGlynn | Posted 10.31.2013 | Comedy

When you're doing admiring the best Halloween costumes of the year, take a moment to appreciate these cool and creative pop culture jack-o-lanterns. ...

The Energy Secretary's Halloween Profile Pic Is Totally Hilarious

The Huffington Post | James Gerken | Posted 10.31.2013 | Green

U.S. Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz, the MIT physicist known for his distinctive hairdo, changed his social media profile photos for Halloween, and the...

Pumpkin Carving for All Skill Levels!

Jilly Gagnon | Posted 01.23.2014 | Comedy
Jilly Gagnon

That wasn't your fault, the ridge got in the way. Just take a wet paper towel and wipe away that line and redraw... you know what? It's gonna be fine. It'll be abstract.

This Groom-To-Be Wins Halloween, Hands Down

Posted 10.23.2013 | Weddings

Halloween is right around the corner, and we've already seen our fair share of stand-out jack-o'-lanterns. But nothing impresses us more than a pumpki...

If It's Over 70 Degrees Where You Live, You Should Have This On Your Front Porch

Posted 10.17.2013 | HuffPost Home

When you're in New England -- or any place that boasts picturesque apple orchards, vibrant changing leaves and chunky cable knit sweaters -- carving p...

WATCH: Top Ten Ways To Smash A Pumpkin

Posted 11.01.2012 | Comedy

Once Halloween is over, some people -- foolish people -- have no further use for fall's most important gourd. But how to dispose of them? This helpfu...

5 Things We're Into This Week!

Posted 10.31.2012 | Teen

Every week, HuffPost Teen editors round up 5 things they're excited about -- from new video games, to books, to viral videos, to entertainment news. C...

Halloween Hangover (PHOTO)

Posted 10.31.2012 | MarloThomas

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PHOTOS: The Coolest Pop Culture Jack-O-Lanterns

Posted 10.16.2012 | Comedy

If you haven't gotten your fill of Halloween LOLz from our inappropriate costumes for kids and adults, get ready for some pumpkin inspiration (pumpkin...

6 CRAZY Jack-O-Lanterns To Make This Halloween

Posted 10.09.2012 | Teen

Forget carving pumpkins with two triangles and a crooked smile -- this year, we're making pumpkin creations based on our favorite pop culture phenoms,...

Alternative Vegetable Jack-O-Lanterns

Posted 10.08.2012 | Green

From Networx's Linda Merrill: The tradition of the “Jack-O-Lantern stems from England, Ireland and Scotland where ghostly flickering lights, a na...

PHOTOS: Coolest, Spookiest and Most Original Jack-O-Lanterns

Posted 12.29.2011 | Green

With Halloween finally here, many people have been doing pumpkin carvings, making scary faces or intricate designs. One Chicago suburb, with fewer tha...

PHOTOS: Funniest Jack-O-Lantern Ideas For Halloween

Posted 12.21.2011 | Comedy

Every year, Halloween gives Americans the chance to show off their creativity and their knowledge of pop culture. Costumes, parties, and yes, jack-o-l...

16 Most Deranged Halloween Pumpkins | Posted 12.20.2011 | Comedy

If we're being honest, most of us don't put much effort into our jack-o'-lanterns beyond "triangle eyes, triangle nose, mouth with one tooth." It's bo...

The Funniest Pop Culture Jack-O-Lanterns Ever (PHOTOS)

Posted 10.03.2011 | Comedy

Every year, Halloween gives Americans the chance to show off their creativity and their knowledge of pop culture. Costumes, parties, and yes, jack-o-l...

Halloween? Bah, Humbug!

Michael DeJong | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Michael DeJong

Now don't get me wrong, I enjoy festive holidays as much as the next person, but we eco-freaks can't help ourselves from sucking the fun out of things, particularly when it comes to harming children.