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Homemade Halloween costumes more popular than ever

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WATERLOO (KWWL) - People seem to be more interested in homemade costumes this year than ever before.  Officials at the search engine, Yahoo! say homemade halloween costume searches are 90% higher than in years past.

Yahoo! says searches for Michael Jackson costumes began spiking the day after his death in June and have steadily risen in the weeks approaching Halloween. Searches on Yahoo! for Kate Gosselin wigs started in August, following news of the Gosselin divorce.

Top Costume Searches on Yahoo! (past 30 days)

1. Vampire Costume

2. Michael Jackson Costume

3. Fairy Costume

4. Witch Costume

5. Alice in Wonderland

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