'Dawn Of The Brain Dead'

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'Dawn Of The Brain Dead'

Postby toucana on April 16th, 2020, 2:12 pm 

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Trump supporters in the US states of Ohio, Michigan and North Carolina who are unhappy with the strict lockdown laws that have been imposed upon them, have staged protests to get the sanctions lifted.

https://www.indy100.com/article/trump-supporters-coronavirus-lockdown-protest-ohio-zombie-memes-9469171

However, the demonstrators in Columbus, Ohio found have turned into a comical affair after photographer Joshua A Bickel captured a snap of a group of protestors congregating outside the statehouse atrium.

People immediately noticed that this had a striking similarity to imagery from various zombie horror movies and TV shows like Dawn of the Dead, Shaun of the Dead and The Walking Dead and thus a meme was born.

Meanwhile, in Michigan the protest has been named 'Operation Gridlock' and their governor, Democrat Gretchen Whitmer has said their mass presence might have made the states coronavirus crisis worse, as it is already dealing with more than 28,000 confirmed cases. Whitmer is quoted by Washington Post as saying:
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Re: 'Dawn Of The Brain Dead'

Postby bangstrom on April 16th, 2020, 2:57 pm 

Q: What borders on stupidity?
A: Canada and Mexico.
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Re: 'Dawn Of The Brain Dead'

Postby Serpent on April 16th, 2020, 3:08 pm 

PM Trudeau said today that "the president understands" how unwise it would be to re-open the border.
We don't always believe him.
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