With inexplicable electrical problems keeping the lighthouse from maintaining a steady beam, a foolhardy ship crashes against the island rocks. Four shaken and discontent survivors join the people inside where the Doctor surmises they're all being carefully scrutinized, a prelude to an attack. Written by
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On November 22, 1987, WTTW Channel 11 in Chicago (PBS) was airing the serial when suddenly the station's broadcast signal was illegally hijacked. For about a minute and a half, the show was interrupted by a broadcast of somebody wearing a Max Headroom
(1987) mask, babbling and humming incoherently and then being spanked bare-bottomed with a fly swatter. Some sources say that the perpetrators were never caught, despite national news coverage and an FBI investigation, while other sources say he was identified as a local college student. See more
[about the unseen alien
... it keeps out of sight while it spies out the land, hoping to mount a successful attack.
Then we are not facing an enemy who is bold.
No, but cunning.