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27 Ridiculously Weird Things Kids Actually Got While Trick-Or-Treating

Because no kid wants a stapler for Halloween.

We asked the BuzzFeed Community to share the weirdest things they've gotten trick-or-treating. Here are the crazy results.

1. "My neighbor gave out period starter kits to the girls and condoms to the older kids."

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—Brittany Locklin, Facebook

2. "Potato salad in a plastic bag."

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3. "One year I got an actual cat. His name’s Levi and I still have him 17 years later."

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4. "A wig."

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5. "A baby turtle and a can of orange soda."

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6. "A gingerbread cookie in the shape of a penis."
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7. "Pamphlets about why Halloween was a celebration of Satan."

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—Chelsee Brunson-Moine, Facebook

8. "I got a small plank of wood. Literally. A plank."

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9. "A Christmas crossword puzzle."

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10. "A little metal elephant figurine."

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—Amy Lynn Donohue, Facebook

11. "A deflated balloon that said 'Over The Hill.'"

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12. "A packet of McDonald’s croutons."


13. "A pack of cigarettes for my dad, who was trick-or-treating with me."

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—Krystal Watanabe, Facebook

14. "One house gave out pizza slices, but also made you put your name in a raffle to win a huge model airplane."

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15. "I got an Xbox 360 last year from a stranger. It worked fine."
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16. "A mini pumpkin-shaped Bible."

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17. "A walnut… with 'Happy Halloween' written on the shell."

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18. "An Avon lady would always give out guest soaps shaped like animals."
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—Matt Michaud, Facebook

19. "One year I got a miniature scrapbooking kit, because I 'looked like a smart kid.'"

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20. "Live goldfish — not even in plastic bags. They just panicked and dumped fish into our bags."

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21. "Bouillon cubes. The stuff you use to make broth."

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—Eliot Alen Walnut, Facebook

22. "Old coins from all over the world. This guy put them in little squares with the date and what country on them."

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—Aly Galbraith, Facebook

23. "One house always had a bowl of hotel toiletries and Mary Kay samples."

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—Mariel Paré, Facebook

24. "One woman gave out small potted plants. I named mine Jared."

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—Kyrie Hinkle, Facebook

25. "A hair dryer."

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26. "A Christmas ornament, cat toy, and a single crayon, all from one house."
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27. "A package of hot dogs."

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—Katy Lynn Patterson, Facebook

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