Zombies parasites

Parasitism is a type of symbiotic relationship between two different species. The parasite benefits and the host is harmed.  Some parasites have the potential to cause behavior modification in their effected hosts. This change in behavior has already been documented in many species, including humans. Fungus: Certain species of fungi can infect and kill insects. … Read more

The Zombie Virus

In modern films, zombies are often depicted as being created by an infectious virus, which passes on via bites and contact with fluids. Harvard psychiatrist Steven Schlozman has termed the condition of zombies ‘Ataxic Neurodegenerative Satiety Deficiency Syndrome’ in a hoax article. Viruses are microscopic infectious agents that come in many shapes and sizes. Unfortunately … Read more

Black Magic

Haitian Vodou or Vaudou (Anglicised as Voodoo) is a syncretic religion originating from the Caribbean country of Haiti, located on the island of Hispaniola. It is still practiced throughout Haiti and the Caribbean, Brazil, the American South and other places with an African heritage. New Orleans voodoo and American hoodoo derive from Haitian vodou. Vaudou … Read more

What is not a zombie

 A ghost In many films, the plot is centered around a ghost seeking revenge that may be depicted as corporeal rather than ethereal. Some of these revenants look like zombies, depicted with outrageous decayed bodies (13 Ghosts – 2001) but they are not. The living dead are first and foremost corpses that continue to move … Read more

Zombies Quotes

Quotes related to zombies in the Bible “And this shall be the plague with which the Lord will strike all the peoples that wage war against Jerusalem: their flesh will rot while they are still standing on their feet, their eyes will rot in their sockets, and their tongues will rot in their mouths.” ― … Read more

Social mirrors

In any good zombie story, the zombies represent the weakness of a society or community of people they come after. Zombie films are therefore allegories. In Night of the Living Dead, the zombies tape into anxieties of the late 1960s — the dehumanizing violence of the Vietnam War, uneasy reactions to the Civil Rights movement … Read more