RENEE MONTAGNE, host:
Good morning, I'm Renee Montagne.
Since it came out 25 years ago, Michael Jackson's "Thriller" has inspired dancing zombies everywhere. Dancer Ines Markeljevic pays homage by hosting a "Thriller" dance fest last year. It set a Guiness record for largest "Thriller" dance in one spot.
This year, zombies from Ireland to China took part, setting a record for the largest simultaneous "Thriller" dance.
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