Thursday, March 22, 2012

Zombie Survival: 5 Top Sites

Contemplative Chef Zombie

What's a zombie? As reported at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), "The word zombie comes from Haitian and New Orleans voodoo origins. Although its meaning has changed slightly over the years, it refers to a human corpse mysteriously reanimated to serve the undead."

Are you ready for a zombie apocalypse? Are you ready for the day that zombies try to take over the world?

What if there's some sort of massive radiation or widespread virus that brings these creatures to a feeding frenzy? Can you think of anything worst that your body, especially your brains, becoming zombie food?

As long as you're living, it's not too late to get prepared.

Here are 5 top sites for zombie survival information:

Preparedness 101: Zombie Apocalypse

If you can't trust the CDC who can you trust? You can even join their Zombie Task Force. (Go Here)

Zombie Survival Kit: Surpass the Apocalypse of the Dead

Best Survival Kit provides lots of information to ensure your survival when this end-of-the-world disaster hits. "Staying alive during a zombie epidemic doesn’t always depend on killing zombies or safely living in hideouts, but being able to surpass even the most common challenges in human life like thirst, hunger, and fear," reports the site. (Go Here)

The Essential Zombie Survival Kit

Dominic Woodfield understands that getting ready for a possible zombie apocalypse is a smart move. "You can never be too prepared or prepare too soon," says Woodfield. (Go Here)

Zombie Survival Kit

Don't Get Bit, devoted to the zombie apocalypse, offers everything you need to know about a zombie survival kit, including a handy checklist. (Go Here)

Survive the Zombie Apocalypse: The Cost of a Survival Kit

Says Go Banking Rates, "One of the key possessions you should have on hand is a zombie survival kit. Putting one together requires quite a few items, and the cash to fund it, so make sure you budget for this end-of-the-world must-have." (Go Here)

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Sam Mar said...

Very interesting! I love your blog site!
Zombies are so creepy and scary. I love zombie films (Dawn of the dead, the comedy Shawn of the Dead, Land of the Dead). I look forward to reading your thoughts on zombie films some day!

Aren't we all zombies in a way? Modern society is becoming a ground for zombies... We are all following the same goals, etc...

Jolie du Pre said...

My favorite zombie film is the modern Dawn of the Dead. It's very well done!

Zombie Survival said...

Nice article Jolie. Thx for making this "compilation", I haven't seen some of these sites before. I agree with most of what's on the links. But I do have a few objections.

If I may...

Do not use a pocket knife for a survival kit. For a zombie apocalypse please use a trench knife (there are many reasons why and i've listed em all right here: Zombie Knife ).

Also, one of the links... the squido one says to buy a pistol crossbow. I own a pistol crossbow (manual recocking) and it's not as accurate as a real crossbow (you can hit a head size target at 10 to max 15 yards). And they're also not that powerful (they only have 80lb's of pull unlike the real crossbows which always have over 110-120lbs, and there are versions which can kill bears ... there's an article on crossbows here: Zombie Crossbow)

Hard leather clothing is better than motorcycle suits because if it is a good fit it will not constrict your movement as much and also doesn't have "holes" and weak spots in it like for example the motorcycle gloves (which are designed for falls... not bites and slashes)

Also, on a personal experience note. Ready made kits are better than no kits... but please, I urge everyone to make their own kit, with stuff in it that YOU know how to use.


Always enjoy the CDC stuff :D.. if you have free time check out their comic about a zombie apocalypse.

Zombie Survival Kit