Monday, January 09, 2012
Edvard Munch - Vampire
The popular conception is that when Republicans are in political power Zombies (actually Ghouls--but that's a different posting) are popular and when Democrats are in political power, Vampires are popular.
Twilight is raking in a billion dollars while Zombies are relegated to a boring (in the main) TV show. The first really influential Zombie film (Night of the Living Dead) opened just a month before Richard Nixon won the presedency the first time. Close...