Mac & Mike's Pick: Zombie Apocalypse

By WEEK Reporter

May 19, 2011 Updated Oct 26, 2013 at 2:12 AM CDT

Federal public health officials want to make absolutely sure all Americans are prepared for the worst... which might include a zombie apocalypse.

This is from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention....

The C-D-C --- not generally known for its sense of humor this week quietly published a blog alerting Americans that they need to be prepared for any disaster -- including -- a zombie apocalypse!

The result: it crashed the C-D-C server a number of times.

The C-D-C was trying to think of a new way to tell people about hurricane season preparedness... when they stumbled on the idea of a zombie invasion. Oddly enough, the very supplies you need to get you though a zombie apocalypse will also get you though hurricanes, tornadoes and floods.

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