The Walking Dead has been a pop culture phenomenon ever since it hit the airways and one of the bigger parts of what makes the show so appealing is the fact that it doesn’t mind killing major characters. In the mid-season finale a walker bit fan-favorite Carl… CARL… CARL! — a once hated character played by Chandler Riggs — in the lower abdomen.
This was totally unexpected as the heroic Carl Grimes is alive and well in the comics. Twitter fans are having a field day.