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Sexy Wins Halloween Costume Contest

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Sexy Wins Halloween Costume Contest

Sexy Wins Halloween Costume Contest

Sexy Wins Halloween Costume Contest

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Still looking for that perfect Halloween costume? According to Paul Blum, who runs Manhattan's Abracadabra costume shop, sexy now trumps scary when it comes to Halloween get-ups. And despite the fact that it's the political season, Blum says not many people are choosing to dress up like politicians. The one exception is North Korean leader Kim Jong-il.

JOHN YDSTIE, host:

Good morning, I'm John Ydstie.

Still looking for that perfect Halloween costume? Well, according to Paul Blum, who runs Manhattan's Abracadabra costume shop, sexy now trumps scary when it comes to Halloween get-ups. And despite the fact that it's the political season, Blum says not many people are choosing to dress up like politicians. With one exception, North Korean leader Kim Jong Il is very popular.

Hmm. Sexy or scary? You be the judge.

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