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Maybe you'd like to dress up as a roller coaster this year? We can tell you how to do it -- using materials you have at home! We also have news on a new study that says sleep makes you skinny, a toilet paper manufacturer getting rid of the tube and more in The Week in Pictures.

DIY Halloween Costumes

Enjoy the process of creative reuse and take your DIY Halloween costume to the next level by making it from materials you already own. From a larger than life Gordon Gekko-esque cell phone, circa 1987, to a roller coaster car with an extra pair of legs, we rounded up five wacky Halloween costumes made from materials that you won't have to leave your house to find.

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