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Resident Evil 4

Entertainment:   Education: Resident Evil 4 is a survival horror video game developed by Capcom. It follows the U.S. government special agent Leon S. Kennedy, who is sent on a mission to rescue the President’s daughter, who has been kidnapped by an evil cult. Traveling to a remote rural area of Europe, Leon fights hordes

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Mental Fortitude

We all talk about our zombie survival plans and how to kill zeds, but think about it for one minute. I mean REALLY think about it. What would you do if somebody on the street actually attacked and tried to eat you? Or if you saw a corpse actually stand up and start shambling towards

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Ottawa Zombie Walk

Ottawa’s annual zombie walk not only raised the dead it also raised donations for the local food bank.  You can see the full story here on CTV.ca Share

Hurricane Sandy

Looks like members on the east coast may be in for a bit of a rough ride in the near future.  Check out this story from The Weather Network.  Are you prepared?   Share

Death Troopers

This week’s review is brought to you by the newest member of the ZPOC Officer Core, Jay.   Jay will be helping out by reviewing the different types of zombie media out there. Once you are done, come on by the forum and let everybody know what you think of the review, good, bad, or indifferent.

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Abraham Lincoln Vs. Zombies

Entertainment: Education: I had the pleasure recently of watching this fun and interesting take on American Civil War history. I enjoyed this movie all the way through, probably because I really liked watching a the legendary Abraham Lincoln chopping the heads off of zombies. I don’t even want to see Abraham Lincoln Vampire Hunter now;

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Huge Ground Beef Recall

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency issued a recall on ground beef from XL Foods Inc. of Alberta under the brands Safeway, Calahoo meats and Kirkland Signature on Sept. 16 due to suspected Ecoli contamination .  Today they expanded that recall to include retailers in Eastern and Atlantic Canada.  If you have bought ground beef under

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Food Safety

Last week I posted four stories concerning contaminated food of some sort, one story about a two restaurants being closed in Halifax, and read one story about a new strain of swine flu that is currently spreading through the U.S. All of these stories have one thing in common… Food whether it is being prepared

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Brain Eating Amoeba in Your Tap Water?

It wasn’t long ago I saw an episode of the medical drama ‘House’ where a patient had contracted an infection from using a neti pot to treat his sinus infection.  I thought oh yeah right.  Well in another amazing instance of life imitating art or vise verse depending on how you look at it; the

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Norovirus Closes Two Halifax Restaurants

Here is an example of how quickly a virus can spread.  Two restaurants in Halifax were closed this week due to a Norovirus.  Thanks to quick actions by the owner and local health authorities the outbreak was limited to the restaurant employees and several customers.  You can read the full story on CTV News here.

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