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This means war: 'Halloween Wars' comes to a sweet finish

Contestant Teresa Shurilla in a scene from “Halloween Wars”

Contestant Teresa Shurilla in a scene from “Halloween Wars”
Confession time: I love Halloween. It's the one time of the year when we adults can really let loose and get in touch with our inner children. We get to gorge ourselves on candy and sweets -- although maybe not quite as much as we once did. We can get all messy and creative as we tug out the slimy innards of pumpkins and then carve them up into scary faces or spooky scenes. Heck, we even get to play dress-up if we want to! I think the best part of Halloween is that it only comes once a year. If we got to do all those fun things year-round, they just wouldn't be special -- plus all that candy is most definitely not what the doctor ordered. It's that once-a-year business that ...