The towns power goes out. And them everyone starts freaking out. And them everyone starts blaming each other and Tommy is the one who starts the conflict so because he says "it's aliens". So that supports the Summery.
Don't just assume things because you may be wrong so you should always give people a chance to explain.
Maple Street, USA , late summer.A lined little world of front porch gliders, hopscotch, the laughter of children, and the bell of the ice cream vender .6:44 PM last calm and reflective moment on maple street before the monsters came.
The Monsters are due on Maple Street.
"A gag a gag Charlie,there's a man lying dead on the side walk and you killed him, does that look like a gag to you." "Alright Charlie lets hear it."
This is important because they wanted to see how they would react to there machines and phones down and that is the conflict and the monsters thought this neighborhood would be different.
This character is important because he was the first to blame people for the power going out so he did not trust people he just went and didn't even give then a chance to explain what happen and he was quick to judge when Pete was walking down the street.
"You best watch who you are with ' Steve! Until we all get this all straighten out, you ain't exactly above suspicion your self."
The characters blame each other and they start breaking each others homes accusing then and a man dies in the process.
"You might not even be able to get out of town only the people they sent ahead can leave." He was always a odd ball him and his whole family."
The characters because they are the real monsters against then self's because they were not trusting and judged to quickly.