Maple Street, U.S.A at 6:43. The people of Maple Street are mowing their lawns while kids eat ice cream. Unfortunatly that will change soon as a meteor soar over the street, their power goes out.
As the power is out, Pete Van Horn goes to check if the same thing happened to Floral Street. Tommy, (who is 14), makes a wild claim that the aliens caused this. No one believes him.
People start to accuse Les Goodman of being an alien. Charlie is the lead instigator as people start to bring up odd things Les does. They turn to Les Goodman as their scapegoat.
Charlie, believing that the shadow figure was a monster, shoots Pete Van Horn in a panic. The MOB realizes what they have done so then the tables turn Charlie as chaos ensues.
It's Pete Van Horn!
Look! There is a shadow, its the monsters!
Everybody turns on each other. People are fighting and fighting in the streets. They are suspicious ofeveryone.
Get Tommy! He knew all along!
No! He's just a kid! Its Charles!
The figure talk about the events that just happened. Figure Two realizes that this is a pattern in humans and it varies little. The Figures then reveal that they will do this everywhere, one after another.