While scrolling down the channel guide in my customary evening stupor, I noticed that most of the programming concerned the undead. Land of the Living Dead, Dawn of the Dead, The Living Dead Walk Again, The Living Dead Fart*, and on and on. I wondered why all the [interest in Congress](/node/1001457172/Rule #3 Momentum is Your Friend Photo #3 Hitting a mud hole fast and hard is dangerous to you and your bike. An instantaneous stop can throw you forward creating the potential for a serious injury. That said, being prepared for a jolt can keep you on the seat and momentum can be a significant help to push you through the hole. ), and happened to mention it to a friend who is much younger and hipper, and he said, "It's not about the House and Senate, you out-of-touch old bastard, it's about zombies. Zombies are HOT."