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Zombie Disco! It’s Good Zombies Can Disco (I Guess)

| May 29, 2012

Personally? Not a fan of disco. It’s just… not really my thing. But to the extent that anyone can disco, Zombies should be able to disco too, so we support this: Horror Society Presents…. ZOMBIE DISCO 3 Its time once again to get out those cheesy outfits and your dancing shoes!! We are back with [...]

Chicago Fear Fest Adds ‘Juan of the Dead’ to Lineup

| March 13, 2012

We’ve mentioned ‘Juan of the Dead’ a bit here on the ZRC blog, as it’s been getting regular attention in the press for being a fairly unusual film. Hailing from the more-typically arty and somewhat isolated Cuban film scene, ‘Juan of the Dead’ is instead an attempt to land some of that (tragically) lucrative Anti-Zombie [...]

Now for Something Completely Different – And Wonderful

| April 16, 2011

The Zombie Rights Campaign’s work has given me the opportunity to travel quite a bit, and go to a lot film festivals and theatre venues here in the Midwest. We’ve been to the Portage Theatre in Chicago many times for events with the Horror Society. We’ve been at every Dark Carnival Film Festival yet, held [...]

Kitty Zombie to Host Valentine’s Day Bash

| February 8, 2011

Here’s a little Zombie Friendly event that you can attend with any special person of your particular choice, or just by yourself, in Chicago this weekend: Kitty Zombie has decided to have another Valentines Day Party! The first one was an amazing event, this one is even better! Come dressed in your best, bloody attire! [...]

Wisconsin GOP Seeks to Deny Even More Zombies the Vote

| January 19, 2011

The Zombie Rights Campaign is a nonpartisan advocacy organization, but we’re not afraid to call out political figures when they do wrong by the Differently Animated, and so today we’re putting Republicans in Wisconsin on notice: stop your scheme to make it harder for Zombies to vote! Oh, sure, liberal commenters see this as an [...]

Top 10 Moments in Zombie Advocacy 2010

| December 31, 2010

Here we have, not strictly in order, our Top 10 favorite moments from 2010′s campaign for Zombie Rights. 10) Annoying a bunch of sad, self-important nerd-fans of Mega64 It all started with a terse critique I made of a silly internet video, and turned into a feud between the ZRC and dozens of poorly socialized, [...]

Horror Society Film Festival Pictures

| October 25, 2010

Making this a brief post so I can get back into delving deep into the Sears website to learn more about their Zombie promotion, but I did want to share a few of the photographs taken at the big Horror Society Film Festival on Saturday night. It’s hard to overstate the classic movie palace beauty [...]

The ZRC at Horror Society Film Festival, Overview

| October 24, 2010

I spent a large part of this day sleeping off the driving, and then we had a desk to assemble for the Artistic Director to draw more Tims upon (whether she likes it or not), so it’s been a light day around the old ZRC compound, agitation-wise. However, I can now present a quick overview [...]

‘The Fear’ Haunted House an Outrage Against the Differently Animated

| October 22, 2010

Did you know that there’s a haunted house on Navy Pier in Chicago called ‘The Fear’? If so, did you know that it’s a horrible outrage against the Differently Animated? You see, the theme of this haunted house is that various Undead or ‘monstrous’ entities were captured and have now been put on display for [...]