Flickr / Valerie1. In one form or another, Halloween has been around for 6,000 years. All cultures have some sort of harvest festival, but our modern Halloween has its roots in an ancient Celtic tradition known as Samhain. (source) 2. Jack-o-Lanterns were originally made from turnips. Irish villagers would burn candles inside hollowed-out turnips in…

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