Choosing an appropriate Halloween costume shouldn’t be that difficult but, each year, a select few find a way to take it too far. And with the watchful eye of social media documenting nearly everything around us, it’s easier than ever to end up trending on Twitter—for all the wrong reasons. Finding a funny way to satirize our society can get a little tricky for some. If you aren’t sure if your costume is offensive (and if you’re not sure, it probably is), Refinery29 has drawn up a comprehensive flowchart to help guide you to a perfectly provocative, yet harmless Halloween outfit.
Is Your Halloween Costume Offensive?