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(BBC) Fears that thousands of people could storm Area 51 on Friday were unfounded, with just several dozen arriving at the secretive US military base.
Millions had responded to a Facebook post in June calling for people to raid the facility in Nevada on 20 September to “see them aliens”.
But nobody attempted to enter the site and only one person was arrested – for urinating near the gate.
Despite much anticipation surrounding the event, only around 75 people turned up at the front gate and nobody attempted to enter.
Full story here.
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It was never meant to actually happen. It was sort of like a giant practical joke. Looks like it worked as expected!
I know, but the guy who pissed on the gate definitely deserves to make the Village Idiot.
Just told my grandson about that – he told me about the “invasion” in the first place – and he laughed and said “perfect!”.
Out of range of most mobility scooters….
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