Creepy clowns and their crazy minions get ready to scare at the House of Torment haunted house in Austin, Texas on Oct. 24, 2011. (Charlie L. Harper III/Reuters)

 
Creepy clowns and their crazy minions get ready to scare at the House of Torment haunted house in Austin, Texas on Oct. 24, 2011. (Charlie L. Harper III/Reuters)
Creepy clowns and their crazy minions get ready to scare at the House of Torment haunted house in Austin, Texas on Oct. 24, 2011. REUTERS/Charlie L. Harper III