Why These Hilarious Halloween Costume Knock-Offs Are Going Viral

Meet "Hermany Grinder," the top student at Chogworts.

Halloween is only a week away, and we've already seen some massive costume fails. There was that "sexy" version of the outfit from The Handmaid's Tale that stirred up some major controversy, that "Influencer" outfit that made everyone laugh, and the "Ghosted Girl" costume that made people cry. Now, the latest costumes to go viral are Halloween "knock-offs" that are so ridiculous you almost can't believe they're real.

Here's a rip-off of Cher's iconic outfit in Clueless.

Where's Waldo?


Gomez from The Addams Family.

Catniss Everdeen from The Hunger Games.

Sonic the Hedgehog.

Betty from Good Girls Revolt.


Trump and Harley Quinn.

Sexy Dorothy.

And Hermany Grinder, the top student at Chogworts.

Oh, the funny ways people try to not infringe on intellectual property rights… And to see some Halloween costumes that are actually worth wearing, check out these 23 Totally Genius Couples Costume Ideas!

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Diana Bruk
Diana is a senior editor who writes about sex and relationships, modern dating trends, and health and wellness. Read more
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