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FemmeAdamWest November 1st, 2014 2:24am

People driving their kids around trick or treating.

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Jamin813 Zombieland
11/01/14 10:32 pm

It depends on how much driving I guess, I saw a kid last night who was being driven from house to house...that's going way too far but driving them a different neighborhood or something isn't too bad

opie99 left coast best coast
11/01/14 4:25 pm

We drive to grams/papa house-do a few neighbors to show him off, then to aunts house, then to nana/ papa house and did their neighborhood.

anonymousmn Minnesota
11/01/14 2:13 pm

This is why we stopped providing treats to trick or treaters. We have maybe 40 kids in our neighborhood, but saw over 200 three years ago. Parents would drop off a van full at the end of the cul-de-sac and wait for the kids.

Jeninerd Hoth, AK
11/01/14 1:46 pm

It was well below freezing here last night. At that point, it's practical.

DonWichita Kansas
11/01/14 11:17 am

OK kids, you have covered the 4 good houses in our neighborhood, now get in the car so we can hit GM-B's house, then GM&GP-A's, then Aunt C's, Aunt D's and Uncle E's house. They are scattered all over town so be sure to go to the bathroom first.

brenstal Florida
11/01/14 10:45 am

We went to a different neighborhood to trick-or-treat because I grey up in kind of a poor neighborhood and some of my neighbors were a little sketchy.

FemmeAdamWest in the Tardis library
11/01/14 9:31 am

I live on the outskirts of Portland and rain is our game, and until these past few years I've never seen cars. Weather excuses just make me scoff, I know that's not really fair, I can't help it.

Injectable Trump Killed Babbitt
11/01/14 8:58 am

Another example of the death of community.

ProfDG I Want Truth
11/01/14 8:15 am

The first wave is from the neighborhood. They tend to walk with their parents. The drivers come later from outside our neighborhood. By then, I close up shop and turn out lights.

rons Thanks America
11/01/14 7:03 am

I had 4 kids yesterday. No parents. I get to eat all the candy now!

11/01/14 6:47 am

Ridiculous. It just shows how lazy parents are these days and creates a safety hazard for kids who walk from house to house.

HammeringMan Gods Away On Business
11/01/14 6:39 am

I take my kid on my Segway. We ride right up to the door. And I can carry heavy sacks of candy. My daughter is fairly short so even though she is 22 she still passes as a teenager.

HammeringMan Gods Away On Business
11/01/14 9:35 am

It's Halloween story book wierd. I do have a Segway but my daughter would never ride it let alone T/T on it w me. She is a Ninja Jixxer type of girl!

ludophile following back from IL
11/01/14 6:03 am

It depends on the circumstances. I was never driven trick-or-treating and never drove. But I've also seen weather conditions, densities, and neighborhoods that make driving practical.

11/01/14 4:50 am

It depends, if they live in a neighbprhood where the houses are long distances apart, or maybe it is snowing 0/rainingnoutside, that's one thing.
But if they walk their kids up to a door, get in the car and drive 30 feet and repeat the same thing- :/

11/01/14 4:25 am

It's safer and if the houses are far apart it makes more sense than walking

jmw7477 Indiana
11/01/14 3:49 am

It was cold and raining last night. There are streets where only 1 or 2 houses are handing out candy. It makes sense to drive them.

2katz I live in Nebraska
11/01/14 2:10 am

If the purpose is efficiency and supervision, fine. If its to let your teens collect goodies from multiple neighborhoods, you suck as a parent.

TopsQueen Oregon Coast
11/01/14 12:25 am

We had a lot of that tonight we're not too far from the mall. Kids had pillowcases helpful of candy that's rather overdoing it.

ProfDG I Want Truth
11/01/14 8:17 am

Tops, I have young parents expecting candy for themselves along with the kids! That's a bit much in my opinion.

drunk ill be Bach
11/01/14 12:09 am

I can see that when it's cold and snowy, but on a night like tonight (mid 40s) there's just no need for that.

TreeHugs Oregon
10/31/14 11:47 pm

I lived in the mountains as a kid and needed a car to warm up in every few houses.

It's ridiculous in warmer climates though.

LeDerpityDerp We are not our failures
10/31/14 9:34 pm

It's cold and rainy.. I don't see a big deal.

10/31/14 8:42 pm

What the fuck.

Rainey 633 Stag Trail Road
10/31/14 7:51 pm

It's pouring here tonight, so it's definitely practical

missmorganmarie ...
10/31/14 9:20 pm

They didn't wait until tomorrow ?