This “Walking Dead” Parody Video Perfectly Sums Up What It’s Like To Stalk Your Date Online
1. If you’ve ever been on an online date, chances are this video will hit you with some hard truths:
Titled “The Stalking Dead,” the sketch from filmmakers Kimmy Foskett and Liza Renzulli of CHIX Productions hilariously sums up what it’s like to social-media-stalk your date and the horrors you find when you do.
2. There’s that feeling when you see a suspicious person in their profile pic…
5. Foskett and Renzulli incorporated The Walking Dead in part because — let’s face it — online dating is kind of terrifying.
“We made the video because online dating can feel a little post-apocalyptic,” Foskett told BuzzFeed. “Unless you have mutual friends to vet, you’re pretty much agreeing to spend time alone with a stranger you’ve swiped through a couple pictures of. How can you not do some detective work on the internet?”
6. “We think this rings true for people because you do actually feel a like a zombie when you go down the stalking rabbit hole,” Foskett added.
“Time flies by,” she said. “You can’t stop yourself. It’s dark. And everyone does it. “