Your Halloween decor is in danger! According to Reuters, an uncharacteristically rainy June - mixed with the spread of vegetable blights and mildews - has ruined America's supply of pumpkins. That means you may have to improvise when it comes time to carve your jack-o'-lantern.
But don't worry, there are many alternatives that are sure to make your Halloween just as spooky.
Added bonus: the face will get even grislier as exposure to air browns the apple's face.
2. Milk jugs
OK, these aren't actually carved, but using a permanent marker is safer. And easier. Celebrate Halloween and recycle all at once!
The best part is that you can have a snack while hollowing out the rind.
In Ireland, the turnip was the original jack-o'-lantern.
Looks like Spongebob's been evicted until Nov. 1.