So you want to be Sarah Palin for Halloween — Join the crowd. I predict that at least 50% of women in Richmond ages 18 to 30 will be Sarah Palin for Halloween. It’s an easy costume for brunettes with glasses. Plus it can be a “sexy” costume without too much extra effort.
Jason Sandlofer of Ricky’s NYC told the Telegraph, “It’s been phenomenal. We’re selling out like crazy. It’s been one of our best selling costumes to date,” You can also watch a video.
My friends in New York tell me that Sarah Palin wigs, complete with glasses, are selling like hot cakes.
Click here to see Gawker’s list of the various species of Sarah Palin costumes.
More reading: In Washington, Halloween Costumes Unmask Our Inner Political Goblins, Washington Post
I wanted to go as a Wall Street Banker and talk about derivatives and credit default swaps — but that might be a little too hard to pull off and most of my friends won’t even get the joke. So my backup is Michael Phelps.