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10 tips for surviving a zombie outbreak

By: Katherine Butler on April 15, 2011, 11:20 a.m.

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Dress appropriately

Brooks recently spoke with Time magazine about his most recent bestseller, "World War Z." In his book, Brooks discusses the importance of tight clothes and short hair, which leave nothing for a zombie to grab onto. Further, make sure you have comfortable running shoes. As Brooks advises, "You don't want to go out and get a new pair of combat boots the day before a zombie outbreak because the blisters you're going to get are just going to slow you down and hurt your feet, and then they're going to get you."