Halloween costumes have certainly changed a lot in my not so brief lifetime. The Halloween wear of my youth was either a store bought superhero costume or one of my Dad's old jackets, a straw hat, and charcoal drawn beard.  Today's costumes are more high tech, socially savvy, and ready for Facebook and Instagram.

If you long for those days of simpler costumes or you're just looking for some ideas, here are 100 years of Halloween costumes in about three minutes.