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A Distinct Lack of Mass Hysteria

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Michael Socolow takes aim in the Chronicle at the conventional wisdom surrounding Orson Welles’s famous War of the Worlds radio broadcast, arguing that the well-known reports of mass hysteria are wildly overblown. Via A&L Daily.

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October 22, 2008 at 4:11 am

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