Zombies in Advertising: Oh, the Horror!

Corporate America's favorite fiends hunger for your brains, and your wallet

When it comes to scare tactics, advertisers are fond of one rotting, shuffling, foul-smelling, flesh-eating monster in particular: the zombie. In this, they're simply mimicking consumers, who've had an insatiable appetite for zombies for years now. And it's often true that nothing brings an ad campaign to life quite like the undead.

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