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What's with all the zombie stuff?

by Liag on December 29, 2013   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

I suppose it used to be vampires. Now, it seems that every other film, TV show, or ad throws in a zombie theme. I can't remember which product it was, but yesterday I saw a commercial for something pretty innocuous, like cereal, and at the very end a zombie character suddenly appeared. Why? Is this some kind of deep, meaningful commentary on our modern society, or just a trend?


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