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American Experience - War of the Worlds

War of the Worlds War of the Worlds
Shortly after 8 p.m. on the Halloween Eve, 1938, a panicked radio announcer broke in with a report that Martians had landed in the tiny town of Grovers Mill, New Jersey. Although most listeners understood that the program was a radio drama, the next day's headlines reported that thousands of others...
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365108972/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false Shortly after 8 p.m. on the Halloween Eve, 1938, a panicked radio announcer broke in with a report that Martians had landed in the tiny town of Grovers Mill, New Jersey. Although most listeners understood that the program was a radio drama, the next day's headlines reported that thousands of others... /episodes/get/10740 /episode/10740 American Experience: War of the Worlds /episode-player/10740
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