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Zombie Mania
Examining the zombie archetype in western culture and as a pop culture phenomenon.
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Zombies, vampires still see the movie light - USA TODAY

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USA TODAYZombies, vampires still see the movie lightUSA TODAYIn Bekmambetov's mind, they remain far more interesting subjects than zombies. "Vampires are emotional and sexual," he says. "Zombies are just not interesting.
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Zombies as brain food - Ottawa Citizen

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TG DailyZombies as brain foodOttawa Citizenthe question mark is part of his name — first used zombies to illustrate how disease spreads and the efforts to contain it. By Robert Smith? In 2009, a University of Ottawa mathematician had a brainstorm.
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Common Myths to Debunk BEFORE a Zombie War - NERD TREK

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NERD TREKCommon Myths to Debunk BEFORE a Zombie WarNERD TREKBy Manny Garza Things I fear the most: spiders, walking sticks (bugs), and zombies.
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Zombie Daily - Original Zombie Art Daily

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Not to be left out of the Zombie craze, artist Rob Sacchetto produces "Zombie Portraits" including reimagining old cheesecake pinups like Bettie Page.

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The year in zombies: All that was undead in 2011 - Examiner.com

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The year in zombies: All that was undead in 2011Examiner.com2011 has come to an end, and so it's time to reflect on all the zombies that made this year worth living for a zombiephile.
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This Spatial Life: Introducing a Zombie Habitat Model

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Therefore, I recently combined my interest in GIS with a growing love of all things zombie. This resulted in a talk at Monmouth University's GIS Day 2011 titled "Popular Culture and GIS: Using Geospatial Technologies to Model ...
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Watch Now: Tips For Surviving A Holiday Zombie Invasion | Geeks ...

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The fine folks over atTeam Unicorn have put together this quaint little video entitled 'A Very Zombie Holiday'. They packed it chock full of tender morsels concerning how to survive a holiday zombie attack, such as locking your ...
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Zombie Fashion (May.10)

Shots from Alt Photographers Zombie Fashion Shoot - London, England, May 2010

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The Zombie Zodiac - Your astrological guide to post Z-day survival & undead living...

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A history of zombies in America

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The early success of AMC series Walking Dead confirms it: Though zombies have been hot for a while, they are now officially the new vampires. Why do Americans love zombies, and what does it say about us?
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Weird Zombie Portraits By Andre De Freitas

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Andre De Freitas is an imaginative illustrator and photographer got a degree in computer animation. Have a look into his zombie portraits.
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ZombieSquad: Making things deader since 2003

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Zombie Squad is an elite zombie suppression task force ready to defend your neighborhood from the shambling hordes of the walking dead. We provide trained, motivated, skilled zombie extermination professionals and zombie survival consultants. Our people and our training are the best in the industry.

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The Lamplighter: Confessions of a Closeted Nerd: Zombie Takeover

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The Lamplighter: Confessions of a Closeted Nerd: Zombie Takeovermy.hsj.orgIt is fitting that the current trend does not die, as it is the undead: zombies. Zombies are about as hard to kill in pop culture as they are in books, movies and television.
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SHAUN OF THE DEAD LEGO Images - Collider.com

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For some bizarre reason, LEGO doesn't make sets based on R-rated zombie movies, but these Shaun LEGO would be amazing. They'd even be true to the movie since you'd be able to pull David apart.

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The Zombie Hammer, Now with Skull Ejector

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Slingshot artificer Jörge Sprave has made a vicious slingshot (no surprise there), but with a second business end — a deadly counter-weighted spike, aka the Zombie Hammer. Ever the thoughtful weaponeer, Jörge added a handled lever to disengage the weapon from zombie-skull after a blow. Don’t worry, he promises to only use his weapon on the undead.

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5 Scientific Reasons a Zombie Apocalypse Could Actually Happen

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We found out recently that if you try to leave a little kid in a graveyard late at night, he'll freak out. Even if you offer to leave him a gun to protect himself. But if you are wondering if a Zombie Apocalypse is possible, consider these 5 ways is could actually happen...

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Zombie Ranch

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Meet Susannah Zane. She’s a rancher. She raises livestock. Only thing is, her stock isn’t technically “live”. The Great Zombie Plague wiped out a fair portion of civilization, and humans weren’t the only victims of its ravenous hunger. But that was years ago, and where cattle, pigs, and sheep got scarce, practical sorts found a new herd to market: the zombies themselves!

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Drunk or Zombie? A New Year’s Guide

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Many moons ago, back in Washington, DC, Susanne and I hosted a New Year's Eve party. Without verbalizing it, we'd grown too old to find a night of uninterrupted dancing to a set of booming woofers ...
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Zombie Sign Maker

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Create your own customizable Emergency Zombie Defense Station Sign for FREE...
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Zombie becomes fashion model

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80 percent of his body is covered in tattoos. He's also thought of splitting his tongue, sharpening his teeth into fangs and removing an ear. Now it looks like becoming a cadaverous zombie was the best career decision Rick Genest ever made.
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The Ultimate Zombie Apocalypse Survival Quiz

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The original Ultimate Zombie Apocalypse Quiz, version 2.0...
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On the Origin of Zombies » Sociological Images

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If you are alive these days, and not already part of the undead masses yourself, you probably have noticed a staggering increase of zombie references in film, television, pop culture, videogames and the internet.

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HowStuffWorks "How Zombies Work"

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Zombies are extremely popular in movies and video games. Learn about Haitian zombies, how science explains zombies and how to defend against zombie attacks.
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Zombie Holiday

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Not quite as popular as vampires, but not far behind, zombies seems to be all the rage recently, from I Am Legend and Zombieland on the silver screen to the plethora of print offerings...

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