Politicians are known to die, for all of the usual reasons. Sometimes, they die while campaigning for office, and are elected as… well… zombies?
In the 2000 U.S. election, a Senatorial candidate, Mel Carnahan, died, and it was too late to take his name off the ballot in Missouri. He won!
The calypso song was also done by Harry Belafonte. His Day-O (The Banana Boat Song) has been reviewed on this blog.