10.05.2008

Weekly Topic #4

Q1: Where did the idea of Jack-O-Lanterns originate?
C) Ireland

Q2: Halloween is the 2nd most successful commercial Holiday - what's the first?
A) Christmas

Q3: What is the intense fear of Halloween called?
B) Samhainophobia

Q4: The mask worn by Michael Meyers in Halloween (the Movie) was actually a mask of who?
D) No one - it was an old hockey mask

Q5: In 2004, what was the most popular Halloween Candy?
A) Candy Cor

And finally - tell us what YOUR favorite Halloween Candy is!
Mine? Carmel apple suckers!

2 comments:

  1. The story of jack-o-lanterns is that there was the belief that if you didn't harvest your crops in time the spirits would come and destroy your crops...

    So on Sahmain they would hollow out gourds and stuff and put fire inside them so that when the spirits came for them, they try to take the crops but instead would be surprised by fire chasing away the spirits and giving you more time to harvest your crops.

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  2. Carmel apple suckers loved them but they would adhere to my teeth and the wrestle mania would begin.lol Hugs Darcy

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