Charlton Heston Apocalypse

By Dennis Hartley

Breaking news from George Romero’s Night of the Living Dead (1968)

Breaking news on CNN (October 18, 2015)

There is an oft-repeated lament that Hollywood and/or television has “run out of original ideas”. Which is (mostly) true, but not necessarily indicative of a dearth of talent or creativity in the business. The blame for this particular writer’s block, I believe, can be laid fairly and squarely at the feet of…Reality.

-from my post The Death Hour: How Hollywood tried to warn us

“We didn’t know if it was real or fake.”

-a  Zombicon participant on  her initial reaction to the gunshots

Sadly, I don’t think I can tell the difference anymore, either.

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