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The Most Creative & Topical Halloween Costumes for 2015  

Jacob Shelton
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When you go out with your friends on Halloween you don’t want to be the one person who’s been reduced to wearing a ghost sheet, or last year’s Ninja Turtle costume, so you need to study up on a few 2015 Halloween costume ideas. It’s always hard to predict what cultural topics are going to be ripe for the Halloween costume picking, but the closer you get to October 31 the more stressful it is to pick a costume. That’s why we’ve done the work for you. On this list of creative Halloween costume ideas you’ll find everything from political references that are sure to make you look like a smarty pants at your Halloween party to feminist icons that will definitely earn you high fives and a gaggle of Instagram likes.

In 2015, Halloween costumes are more than something you wear to a party. They’re a statement that you make to the world. When you wear a cool Halloween costume you’re basically saying, “Yes, I’m creative enough to be dressed as Donald Trump’s hair.” And people will love you for it. Let’s be real – you’re holding down a job, and trying to balance all of those game nights you’re being invited to. The last thing you want to do is think of Halloween costume ideas. 2015 is going to be the year you let this list figure it out for you.

Vote up the best Halloween costume ideas for 2015, and let everyone know which one you’re going to wear when you go out trick or treating.
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Jared Leto as The Joker is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Most Creative & Topical Halloween Costumes for 2015
Jared Leto as The Joker
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Chris Pratt in Jurassic World is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Most Creative & Topical Halloween Costumes for 2015
Chris Pratt in Jurassic World
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Minions is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Most Creative & Topical Halloween Costumes for 2015
Minions
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Supergirl is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Most Creative & Topical Halloween Costumes for 2015
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The Guitar Player from Mad Max... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Most Creative & Topical Halloween Costumes for 2015
The Guitar Player from Mad Max: Fury Road
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Left Shark is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Most Creative & Topical Halloween Costumes for 2015
Left Shark
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Imperator Furiosa is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Most Creative & Topical Halloween Costumes for 2015
Imperator Furiosa
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BB-8 is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Most Creative & Topical Halloween Costumes for 2015
BB-8
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Elderly Princess Leia is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Most Creative & Topical Halloween Costumes for 2015
Elderly Princess Leia
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Blank Space Taylor Swift is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Most Creative & Topical Halloween Costumes for 2015
Blank Space Taylor Swift
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Sia is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Most Creative & Topical Halloween Costumes for 2015
Sia
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Stella from OITNB is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Most Creative & Topical Halloween Costumes for 2015
Stella from OITNB
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Donald Trump's Hair is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Most Creative & Topical Halloween Costumes for 2015
Donald Trump's Hair
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The Dress is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Most Creative & Topical Halloween Costumes for 2015
The Dress
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Pizza Rat is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Most Creative & Topical Halloween Costumes for 2015
Pizza Rat
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Kimmy Schmidt is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Most Creative & Topical Halloween Costumes for 2015
Kimmy Schmidt
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Baby Pope is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Most Creative & Topical Halloween Costumes for 2015
Baby Pope
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Neck Brace from Scream Queens is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Most Creative & Topical Halloween Costumes for 2015
Neck Brace from Scream Queens
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Caitlyn Jenner is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Most Creative & Topical Halloween Costumes for 2015
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The New Hamburglar is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Most Creative & Topical Halloween Costumes for 2015
The New Hamburglar
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The Water on Mars is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Most Creative & Topical Halloween Costumes for 2015
The Water on Mars
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Taylor Swift's Crew From the B... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Most Creative & Topical Halloween Costumes for 2015
Taylor Swift's Crew From the Bad Blood Music Video
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Cecil the Lion is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Most Creative & Topical Halloween Costumes for 2015
Cecil the Lion
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Pablo Escobar is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Most Creative & Topical Halloween Costumes for 2015
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Hillary Clinton is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Most Creative & Topical Halloween Costumes for 2015