The Real Story of the Hawaiian Missile Crisis

At 8:07 am on January 13, 2018, hundreds of thousands of Hawaiians confronted their darkest fear: What would you do with only minutes left to live? Sean Flynn counts down the 38 minutes that everyone in the state thought they were going to die: “Just as a nuclear war can’t be called off once it starts, neither can the warning of one.”

Author: Sean Flynn
Source: GQ
Published: Apr 2, 2018
Length: 28 minutes (7,000 words)
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