Wouldn’t it be terrible if a swarm of zombies overran Congress and ate the brains of every politician elected by people who aren’t from around here?
If such a thing were to happen, who would we send part of our paycheck to every week and who would take care of us?
A zombie IT department would likely have a better chance of patching up HealthCare.gov.
Recently, a politician elected by people who are from around here made the claim that the “majority of voters actually prefer the blood-hungry creatures of The Walking Dead … to the current Congress.”
My colleagues at Politifact Georgia checked out the claim by state Rep. Ed Lindsey (R-Atlanta) and it turns out ole Ed ain’t lying about this one.
When 502 registered voters were asked “What do you have a higher opinion of: Congress or zombies?”, a frightening 43 percent said zombies. As Mitt Romney would say, it was a close race — 37 percent preferred the Walking Braindead that can’t pass a