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Evil Jester Costume: Clowns Or Evil Jesters

By Alexandra Smith

Evil Jesters were not really evil originally. The vision of an evil version of it just became popular when the comic book of Batman made Joker, who is a jester, an adversary. They were not really evil in their times. The truth is, they are hired to entertain people especially the royal ton. The evil jester costumes were even actually colorful clothes and a motley hat that really looks happy rather than scary.

Don’t you know that these jesters were “Licensed Fool”. This means they are given the license to act mad in front of people. Their deviant and gross actions are excused because it is their “act” to entertain people. Tumbling in public, juggling, telling silly jokes and stories could be offensive by the genteel but their license gives them excuse. They were even referred to as toys and puppets during those times.

But in literature, the silly jester costume is a symbol of honesty and common sense. Because these jester’s license to be a fool in public, they were even given the authority to be blunt to a point of criticizing their masters and mistresses. They could give offensive remarks without being punished by their monarchs. They could mock freely and speak advice and their observation without stop.

Yet these jester costumes were no longer seen starting the Civil War. The new leader does not approve of entertainment. This change has also pulled the theater industry down. Yet a new set of jester-like people emerge–the Baffoons. They still wear colored clothing like the jester costumes, but without the motley hat. They paint their face really silly because that is how they entertain people. These Baffoons were soon little by little changed into ‘CLOWNS’.

However, nowadays these jesters were no longer amusing, they have become an image of a scary evil prankster-Evil jesters as they were called. The old colorful clothes were turned into an evil jester costume. They have become scary than foolish. Nowadays, the clown is the friendly version of the jesters. They wear colorful clothes, wigs and ridiculous make-up. While the jesters still has the motley hat and their make-up are still silly but they are more devilish thus termed Evil Jesters.

Read more about this scary Jester Costume Ideas and be the playful yet scary wearing your Evil Jester Costume this Halloween.

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Smith, Alexandra "Evil Jester Costume: Clowns Or Evil Jesters." Evil Jester Costume: Clowns Or Evil Jesters. 5 Aug. 2010. uberarticles.com. 1 Aug 2014 <http://uberarticles.com/holidays/halloween/evil-jester-costume-clowns-or-evil-jesters/>.

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