Racist? Stupid? Overreaction? Correct reaction?
Oh, and Stranger Slog, one of the alt weeklies in Seattle, went to the probable costume shop his costume was purchased at. It isn't a witch's nose, it is most likely a Sheik/Fagin nose.
Honestly, I think he made a dum dum move with zero malicious intent. I may be wrong. I asked my boyfriend, who is Jewish, and he just rolled his eyes and said "Who cares? He also looks Amish in that wig and beard." He also gives zero fucks about pop culture, so take that into account.
Side note: I had to look up how to spell Macklemore. I thought it was Macklemoor.