How can a movement be both silly and dictatorial? Political Correctness manages it, at least at one university:
Syracuse University campus security has asked students to report offensive Halloween costumes this year as a part of the S.U. Stop Bias program. The Department of Public Safety at Syracuse, would report offensive costumes and “file a judicial complaint” and “likely require them to remove it.”
Well what could possibly constitute an offensive enough costume to deserve a threatening judicial complaint? “DPS is looking to guard against any costumes that might be, among other things, racially, ethnically, or religiously offensive,” reads a quote from a SU broadcast journalism graduate student blog, Newshouse.
Here's a picture of the campus police, armed and vigilant against sartorial insensitivity, one of the greatest threats we face today: