October 30, 2014
Radio announcer Orson Welles sent Americans into a panic on this day in 1938. He was reading H.G. Wells's "The War of the Worlds" aloud, and most listeners did not realize that the story of Martians invading Earth was just made up.
Why didn't the skeleton cross the road?
Because it did not have the guts to do it!
Callee Age 11, South Carolina
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