The world’s largest zombie walk? (video)

A change of pace. (ht to the WonkBlog at the Washington Post)

Nearly 10,000 people participated in this zombie walk in Mexico City, according to the BBC:

From the BBC:

Zombie walks have grown in popularity worldwide in recent years.

The craze for dressing up as the “living dead” has been fuelled by movies, television, video games and literature.

A group in Brisbane in Australia has also laid claim to the record after massing 8,000 zombies last month.

Cultural critics have variously suggested the phenomenon may be linked to economic austerity or a critique of consumerism.

But participants usually say they are doing it for fun.