Musings, observations, and written works from the publisher of Eckhartz Press, the media critic for the Illinois Entertainer, host of Minutia Men, and the writer of "The Living Wills", "$everance," "Just One Bad Century," "Father Knows Nothing," "The Radio Producer's Handbook," and "Records Truly Is My Middle Name"
Friday, October 30, 2015
War of the Worlds Didn't Actually Lead to Panic
It's such a well-known story that everyone believes it's true. The story is that Orson Welles' broadcast of "War of the Worlds" led to widespread panic in America in 1938.