Home Culture Trayvon Martin Halloween Costume Sparks Outrage Social media complained about a Twitter picture portraying a young man in blackface dressed as Trayvon Martin, while another wore a George Zimmerman costume. By: Lynette Holloway Posted: Oct. 27 2013 1:16 PM 0 Posing in Trayvon Martin and George Zimmerman Halloween costumes (Twitter) The world of social media erupted in outrage this weekend when white Twitter users posted a picture of themselves dressed as Trayvon Martin, complete with blackface and a hoodie, and George Zimmerman, Global Grind reports. The scandalous photo features a man pointing his fingers like a gun at the individual dressed to look like Trayvon. The picture has since been removed. Read more at Global Grind. Like The Root on Facebook. Follow us on Twitter.