It seems as if everyone and their grandma are preparing for the zombie apocalypse these days...and rightly so! As a result, zombie preparedness kits and items of every kind are hitting the market; from amazing melee weapons from The Walking Dead to battery powered chainsaws. Of course, while your and your group's survival is important...how will we, as a people, rebuild without the necessary 'Danger' and 'Zombie Disposal Unit' to communicate to other survivors? Well, ThinkGeek has realized that these "post-apocalyptic necessities" have been overlooked when preparing for the coming zompocalypse
This beautiful collection of zombie skull crushing, neck slicing glory comes complete in a portable, durable canvas case. Ahhhhh...beautiful. As seen on The Walking Dead.
Introducing The Walking Dead board game! I know you've been itching for it...for those days when there's nothing but the same old crap on tv and your eyes just can't take another minute of Dead Island.
We don’t understand the recent controversy surrounding the zombie image of Barack Obama. For one thing, an image similar to the one that’s getting everyone riled up has been around for some time (see Jared Moraitis’ Obama zombie design at BeastPop Arworks). I think the real travesty here is that it took Democrats this long to become aware of the zombie Barrack Obama image in the first place. Ok, sure, Virginia Republicans might have added a little bullet hole in the more recent Halloween image, but how else are you going to put down a zombie…especially one as thick headed as Barrack Obama? At any rate, here are some Barrack Obama zombie images to feast your eyes on or...
Lonnie Smith, a health teacher at Western High School, got a full-on zombie makeover after winning a Knott's Scary Farm Halloween Haunt "Monster Makeover" contest. His students said that, because they appreciated his teaching style so much, he deserved to be treated to a new look...which happened to be a zombie cowboy with open sore, blood oozing from his face. The future of the world is a bright one, indeed.
Custom Zombie Game Boy Art by Donald Kennedy (aka Kodykoala"> Kodykoala)
Ok, I love Christopher Walken as much as the next guy...but the moans of The Walking Dead zombies seem of little challenge compared to the incessant Christopher Walken quotes from ... The Walken Dead zombies! Such favorites as "Two mice...", "I got a fever...", and "Five long years he wore this watch..." are ran into the grounds of hell. Check it out.
Upcoming The Walking Dead MAD Magazine December 2011 issue cover.
That's right - tomorrow, October 8th is World Zombie Day! and yes, zombies are the only monster to have a day dedicated to their awesomeness (and by awesomeness, I mean a flesh-eating, completely possible apocalyptic nightmare in which all of humanity is at risk of extinction)! Ummmm...anyways, World Zombie Day isn't just about celebrating zombies and the zombie culture - it's about doing something good.
National Geographic explores possibility of Zombie Virus via Rabies-Flu Hybrid. Ker Than, of National Geographic News, reports that a genetic tweak, though highly improbable, could create a mutant rabies virus. Referencing such well known zombie movies as 28 Days Later and I Am Legend, Ker explains that certain viruses can, in fact, induce the aggressive, zombie-like behavior, displayed in these movies.