A Zombie-idea: is a proposition…
…that has been thoroughly refuted by analysis and evidence, and should be dead — but won’t stay dead, because it serves a political purpose, appeals to prejudices, or both.*
*Excerpted from a Paul Krugman, NYTimes financial editorial defining Zombie economics – when applied to our national (and or global) nuclear energy policy, it fits like a glove. It’s the final proof we’ve long suspected the nuke-industry’s glowing proponents of being:
They’re all Zombies!
No wonder they don’t hear us.
They only understand…zombie-speak.