Meh! Halloween, that’s an American thing
Technically it’s a Catholic Holiday being All Hallow’s Eve but that’s getting religious LOL
Yes, but Americans go overboard, trick or treat, decorations and all that. I know some over her have a party (often a fancy dress affair) but on the whole much lower key, I ignore it entirely. There may be the odd trick or treating, because kids have seen it on TV, but generally not much - and I certainly wouldn’t open the door to it and most of the people I know wouldn’t either. Perhaps we’re just miserable old curmudgeons.
It’s pretty much dead here. My cat won’t even knock on the door
Is that the Debian logo?
i didnt notice it but cooincidence? I think so lol
I actually did some research on this last year and was fascinated with the Irish tradition of making Jack-o’-lanterns out of turnips. Not saying it’s “Halloween” but the idea that Jack-o’-lanterns have their roots in Irish tradition (see what I did there…turnips…roots) is interesting. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jack-o’-lantern#Origin
I think the Scots also did the turnip lantern thing and kids would go “guising” which probably matchws Trick or Treat.
This is pretty educational for a screenshot thread.
Sometimes detours are more interesting that the highways…
OK, I was possibly a bit harsh, feeling grumpy the other day, sigh.
Anyway, I was looking for a wallpaper for an re-install of EndeavourOS and chose this one… does this look seasonal and spooky enough?
nice yeah the clouds add to the feel