Category Archives: Reader Questions

Deafness During the Zombocalypse

An anonymous reader asks: Hey, I’m deaf and sometimes I think about zombies attacking and what I might do in that situation. I was wondering about your thoughts on deaf people during a zombie attack. Just wanted to know what an … Continue reading

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Reader Question: Zombie Tacos

Elan asks: If a zombie had a taco, and then I killed it, so it dropped the taco – could I eat it? First of all, this is sort of a moot point, since zombies really have no interest in … Continue reading

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Reader Question: Do I really have to shoot my friend now?

Travis asks: I think my friend may be infected. Should I try to organize an intervention or just go ahead and put a few bullets in the brain? Also, can I get your blog in paperback form? Kind of a … Continue reading

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Reader Question: Basics

Q: If people become zombies by being bitten, where does the first zombie come from? A: I’m not a doctor, but I assume it happens like any other virus. I know Solanum (my working theory) spreads through bodily fluids, but … Continue reading

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Reader Question: How Do Zombies Get to the Brains?

A few days ago, Molly asked “Since zombies lack the coordination and problem solving skills to utilize tools, how would they penetrate the skull? You can’t gnaw through it.” Good question. First of all, let’s not forget that if the … Continue reading

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FAQs

Q: WTF is a zombie? Don’t you mean an infected human? I saw “I Am Legend” and I know everything. A: First of all, read The Zombie Survival Guide by Max Brooks. You’ll find it in the humor section, but … Continue reading

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