“Two possibilities exist: either we are alone in the Universe or we are not. Both are equally terrifying.”
Arthur C. Clarke
“It wasn’t anything anyone expected, aliens from outer space invading our planet. That was kid’s stuff we watched and laughed at. Things we shot in video games or marveled at on the big screen.
We never expected anything quite like this, anything of this magnitude. On December 7, 2016, humanity received it’s grim notice that it was not alone in the universe.”
Raleigh Becket, Commander of the 34th Infantry Battalion, Survivor of the Fall of New York
December 7th, Day of Infamy
People wondered why no one saw this coming. In fact some said that perhaps the governments of the world knew all along, and were hiding the coming invasion for God knows what purposes.
After all, didn’t N.A.S.A.
have telescopes that could see far into the reaches of space? Why couldn’t they see this, warn people, and save lives? The truth was that no one could have foreseen this.
There was no warning, no announcement, no declaration of war or intent. Simply, on December 7, in the middle of the afternoon, a large craft appeared right over the Empire State Building.
No one on the ground knew what it was or what to think. Survivors from that day say all sort of things about what happened next.
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