THAT’S HOW IT WAS IN THE ‘50s I was one of the Baby Boomers who lived through periodic catastrophe drills where the alarm bell ricocheted through a cinder block school house, and a deep, authoritarian voice boomed from a loud speaker. “This is an attack. I repeat, this is an attack. Get under your desk … More IN CASE OF AN ATOMIC BOMB BLAST . . . GET UNDER THE DESK.