With just days to go before the new year, the world was on it’s toes. The City of New York was already on lockdown, Streets were closed, screens were being erected, and just as many people were leaving the city as were entering it. The festivities were reaching a fever pitch as celebrities were slowly … Continued
It is the year 1999, the world is struggling to come up with a solution to the Y2k bug. Similar to how speculation was in our existing reality, there were contrasting theories as to just how widespread the potential damage would be. Exactly like our world, doomsdayers were preparing for the worst This included governments, … Continued
I’m going to try something different this year for my long running Alternate History Thursday series. Instead of whatever story gets beamed into my mind while I sleep the night before, I will spend the entire year focused on one story. Yes, I tried it in the past, and I sometimes went back to that … Continued
The Date: December 39, 20009. The Time: 11:59 PM. The Mission: Revenge.
Common American folklore states that Thanksgiving was when the Indians helped the pilgrims from the Mayflower survive the winter. This is mostly true, however, the real history can be traced back to the colonists from Roanoke. They are the reason why this feast is celebrated, though not for what you would think. Read on, for a … Continued
I honestly hate this “holiday” Even if it’s a glorified reason to dress up in less clothes, that’s demeaning towards people haven’t you heard? In West Roanoke 1588 the remains of the original alien invaders to earth were discovered by the colonists there. The primitive colonists had no idea what this type of technology was, or … Continued
The Butterfly Effect from a few days ago, it’s still in effect today as 71 years ago Fat Man fell on the city of Nagasaki. What would have happened if that butterfly didn’t flap it’s wings? Read on for the crazy hyperbole that I came up with.
On the 69th anniversary of the Roswell Incident, I bring you news of this mushroom cloud formation discovered on Mars. It was taken last year by the Indian Space Research Organization’s Mars Orbiter and I’ve been sitting on this news ever since then. Forgive me. It looks like a mushroom cloud doesn’t it. It also … Continued
Like last month, I’m going to dump some raw history on you. Be forewarned. The month of June used to have 32 days. It wasn’t until the Battle of the Bulge in 1649 that we lost 2 days. We literally lost two days of the Earth’s orbit around the sun. So much firepower, and so … Continued
Usually there’s a special date associated with an Alternate History post, but not this time. No, this time it’s a straight up history dump of the greatest things you never knew happened because you’re not privy to that reality. This will mostly be a bullet pointed list of things that I’ve uncovered over the years … Continued