Petryk said he didn’t set out to push the envelope as Hitler. But he acknowledged that he made a decision to disguise himself as Charlie Chaplin with a bowler hat and cane on his way to school to avoid ruffling feathers on the street.

“I wasn’t going to get on the subway in a Hitler costume,” Petryk said.

My initial reaction was that this young man must be very brave or very stupid to dress up as Adam Morrison for Halloween.

Upon further review, it wasn’t even close to being yesterday’s scariest costume.