Real Life Clowns Are Losing Work Because Of "It"

While scary movie fans can't wait for the release of It, a horror movie about a killer clown that terrorizes a small town, those who make a living acting goofy and tying balloon animals at kids' birthday parties aren't exactly thrilled.

Video: Police in Dartmouth Are Clowns - Julie Devereaux

I don't get the whole fear around clowns; I always thought clowns were meant to be kind...and helpful...and silly! But we all have our aversions and obviously it's not very nice that some people are capitalizing on the fears of others. That said, I gotta hand it to the Dartmouth PD. Someone on that "force"…