Trick or treat?

Man: Have you decided on a Halloween costume yet?

Woman: I’m was going to go as Renee Zellweger but decided against it.

Man: Why?

Woman: I was worried nobody would recognize me!

— Nakamura, Nerima-ku, Tokyo. Overheard by a Japan Times On Sunday reader

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