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War of the Worlds

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War of the Worlds

War of the Worlds

War of the Worlds

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On the night of Oct. 30, 65 years ago, a radio reporter broke into a CBS broadcast to announce the arrival of Martians in New Jersey. Join host Neal Conan as we take you back to one of the scarier nights in radio for a look at hoaxes and why we believe them.

Guests:

Stephen Webber & Jeffrey Frace
*Actors with the SITI Company