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The 'Dismember-Me' Zombie Doll

 - Oct 25, 2008   Updated: Aug 16 2011
References: thinkgeek & geekologie
Been looking for something soft and cuddly to take your frustrations out on?

Not at all suitable for children, this gruesome 'Dismember-Me' plush zombie doll from Thinkgeek features detachable body parts, and was made to be torn apart limb by limb. You can even rip out its brain.

In addition to demonstrating some bad acting and some D-grade pseudo horror film-making, the video gives a limb-tearing demonstration in the midst of a zombie doll attack.

Implications - Gruesome displays were once considered taboo; however, today's consumers are much more open-minded and interested in alternatives to the norm. That being said, a much more positive reaction is observed on part of consumers when something odd is introduced.