One day until Halloween. Four days until the election. It’s a very spooky time of year. Today you’ll hear tracks about Goblins, Vampires, Ghosts, Clowns,Devils, and more! Did you know that Halloween dates back to to the ancient Celtic festival of Samhain? The Celts believed that the dead would come back on October 31 to visit their homes. Families would leave food out for the spirits. Scary! Plus, it’s been 211 years since the first US elections, and only 100 years since women were granted the right to vote – that’s even scarier. ps. Please VOTE!
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