If there is far superior intelligent life out there watching us then I hope they will intervene before we do something that would send the world into an apocalyptic state.
I think other alien life are about the same or less than us technology wise so that's the reason we can't get a hold of each other because we are galaxies apart.
We break from Directly Meeting With Aliens to share a message from the journals of some good thinker:
Today is: 23rd September (GMT), in history on the 23rd of September, 1969 AD the following event happened:
Northern Star starts rumor that Paul McCartney is dead