BuzzWatch — The Most Awkward Halloween Photos of All Time

This may come as somewhat of a shock, but most Halloween costumes from our past are pretty lame. Unless, of course, you’ve decided to go as the perennial favorite, a bloodied box of cheerios with a seven-inch butcher knife. You get it? He’s a serial killer! How (ahem!) clever.

Awkward halloween costumes

Well, thanks to a new video posted by BuzzFeed, you can now relive all of those embarrassing “costume malfunctions” from yesteryear.

My personal favorite is the three blonde-haired blue-eyed boys dressed in Michael Jackson’s iconic red and black leather jacket circa 1986. Little did they know that the King of Pop would closely resemble them just a decade later. Who knew skin-bleaching could prove that effective.