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Alien Landing (1938) Results in Nationwide Panic

Will There Be a 21st Century Version? The invasion wasn’t real.  The panic was. It occurred on Halloween Eve, when a radio adaptation of H.G. Wells’ novel “The War of the Worlds” was narrated by Orson Welles over the Columbia Broadcasting System. It was on a Sunday evening, so some people were arriving home from … Continue reading Alien Landing (1938) Results in Nationwide Panic