Saturday, March 16, 2013 12:46:14 PM
chalket: Yes it was real, there were and still are communists influencing the media, music and movies. Their groups have different names now, but they're commies at heart.
Saturday, March 16, 2013 6:24:54 AM
There were many anxious phone calls made by people getting panicky over the War of the Worlds broadcast, but only annecdotes about people doing more than pick up the phone. The press wildly exagerated and flat out made stuff up; thank god today's media would never do that.
Saturday, March 16, 2013 2:23:17 AM
The Mad Gasser was real, not hysteria. They never caught the guy, but he is believed to be Farley Llewellyn a chemistry student studying at the University of Illinois at the time.