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George Romero Disses ‘The Walking Dead’

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The godfather of zombie movies, George Romero, had some unflattering words to say about The Walking Dead series in a recent interview with The Big Issue. Romero said, “They asked me to do a couple of episodes of ‘The Walking Dead,’ but I didn’t want to be a part of it. Basically it’s just a […]


The Plague Is Following Me: Nasty Viruses On Screen

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Guest post by Ghost Girl “The most terrible thing of all was the despair into which people fell when they realized that they had caught the plague; for they would immediately adopt an attitude of utter hopelessness.” -Thucydides So viruses freak me out. True story. Here are the best of the worst plague narratives currently […]

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Top Unanswered Questions From The Walking Dead

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Full disclosure: The Ghost Diaries is not familiar with The Walking Dead comic series. But we are voracious lovers of the TV series. Now that Season 3 has concluded, it’s time for us to seek some answers. We’ve compiled a working list of the biggest unanswered questions from The Walking Dead TV series and even […]

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The Singularity Vs. The Zombie Apocalypse

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Now that Ray Kurzweil is on Google payroll to build an artificial mind and the US government has an official zombie uprising protocol, two once dissonant trajectories of the human race–transcendence via the Singularity and mass human extinction via the zombie apocalypse–appear closer to fruition than ever. The question now is: which will happen first, […]

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Top 10 Scenes From The Walking Dead Part 2

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****SPOILERS BELOW**** It’s been a couple weeks now and the withdrawal is starting to kick in. After consuming 2 and 1/2 nail-biting seasons of The Walking Dead, The Ghost Diaries now finds itself jonesing for new episodes, much as a walker might fiend for human flesh. If you were able to check out our Top […]

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Top 10 Scenes From The Walking Dead Pt. 1

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***SPOILERS BELOW*** As avid fans of the zombie genre, The Ghost Diaries unabashedly declares AMC’s The Walking Dead the ‘gift that keeps on giving.’ It’s a creepy-as-hell, never-ending zombie saga featuring richly drawn characters that we actually care about, and incredibly violent carnage to boot. Now that the show’s intense third season is on hiatus […]

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Top 5 End of Times Scenarios

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Cue the cult ceremony music from Eyes Wide Shut and prepare for morbidity. This is not a happy topic, but it is a fun one. End of times speculations are healthy, especially as we careen towards December 21st, 2012, when the Mayan calendar comes to a hauntingly abrupt end. We like to be realistic. A […]