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Rabies: An Explanation for the Vampire Legend? ST. PAUL, MN -- The legend of vampires who bite their victims and suck their blood may have developed from men infected with rabies in the 1700s.
Take The Walking Dead and swap out rotting zombies for blood-soaked vampires and you get Van Helsing, which is basically a Mad Lib of monster television, but with a couple unique twists.
Zombies and vampires started to become popular when they started premiering on the big screens such as in movies and TV shows. Zombies and vampires are popular because of the fact that vampires could represent romance and immortality, while zombies, on the other hand, bring the thought that becoming a zombie is possible by aggressive viruses that infect the nervous system.
A vampire is a creature from folklore that subsists by feeding on the vital essence (generally in the form of blood) of the living.In European folklore, vampires are undead creatures that often visited loved ones and caused mischief or deaths in the neighborhoods they inhabited while they were alive. They wore shrouds and were often described as bloated and of ruddy or dark countenance.
It’s true that through the ages, belief in vampires, werewolves and other mythical creatures has not lessened. Sightings of the Abominable Snowman, the Loch Ness monster and Bigfoot, in modern times, may only add credence to the popular myths about vampires and werewolves. I’ll let you to decide for yourself whether vampires and werewolves are real or not.
Vampires and Zombies, part V: surviving the living dead. Posted on September 23, 2011 by Annie Neugebauer. Originally posted on January 2, 2011 at 1:15 AM. Okay, we’ve talked about the sources of the myths, the popularization of the myths, and the distinctions and similarities between the myths. Now, the most important thing of all: how to survive if the myths become realities. We’ll.