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Since 2008, Mail Order Zombie has covered zombie movies, zombie movie music, post-apocalyptic and zombie literature, zombie comics, zombie games, zombie operas, etc. Weekly, Brother D brings the reviews, and Miss Bren joins him for the weekly Feedback Discussion. Zombie news from around the world is covered in the Zombie Beat, and interviews with zombie media makers round out the show.

Tuesday, June 15, 2010

Newsweek Reports: Zombies Attack!

A major US new magazine was reporting about zombies invading without you evening knowing about it this past weekend.

By going to the Newsweek website, visitors could enter the old-school Konami gaming cheat code once popular on Nintendo game systems (up, up, down, down, left, right, left, right, b, a, enter) and watch the main page of Newsweek switch from a story about mining in Afghanistan to a bowel-evacuating all-caps headline screaming: "ZOMBIES ATTACK!"

Here is what you got if you put in the code successfully (if www.newsweek.com no longer has this Easter egg)