Thomas Jefferson's Recent Activity

  1. Thomas Jefferson replied to the thread Interesting AH ideas that aren't commonly used.

    Saddam Hussein is never born, is arrested or killed after the failed assassination of Abd al-Karim Qasim, or is sidelined by Ahmed...

    Dec 9, 2019 at 8:15 PM
  2. Thomas Jefferson replied to the thread AH Challenge: US dominated by rail rather than interstates?.

    To keep rail dominant for freight, you just need someone other than Dwight Eisenhower to be President in the 1950s - the interstate...

    Dec 9, 2019 at 8:03 PM
  3. Thomas Jefferson replied to the thread List of Alternate Presidents and PMs II.

    Watergate happens as in OTL, but Agnew's issues in Maryland don't surface: Richard M. Nixon/Spiro T. Agnew (January 20, 1969 - August...

    Dec 8, 2019 at 8:55 PM
  4. Thomas Jefferson replied to the thread Fate of white nationalism in the United States if Republicans pass Civil Rights.

    Assuming that Nixon gets something on the scale of OTL's Civil Rights and Voting Rights Acts passed, you probably would see a shift of...

    Dec 8, 2019 at 7:17 PM
  5. Thomas Jefferson replied to the thread Climate Change revealed during the early 1970s.

    You actually don't have to wait for the 1970s, global warming came up in a report on the environment for President Johnson as early as...

    Dec 8, 2019 at 5:18 PM
  6. Thomas Jefferson replied to the thread WI: Vietnam Becomes An American Protectorate.

    I can't imagine either proposal would gain much traction. America in the early Cold War tried to market itself as different from the old...

    Dec 8, 2019 at 9:00 AM
  7. Thomas Jefferson liked TimTurner's post in the thread What if Stalin and Hitler had different personalities?.

    Re: Jewish person saves Hitler's dog Have military-run regimes with OTL Nazi-esque attitudes towards Jews in France and Poland (two...

    Dec 7, 2019 at 10:26 PM
  8. Thomas Jefferson replied to the thread If Gore won in 2000, what would become of Bush?.

    Bush's connections to Enron might have gotten less attention if he wasn't in office when the company collapsed, although it might have...

    Dec 7, 2019 at 10:18 PM
  9. Thomas Jefferson replied to the thread If Gore won in 2000, what would become of Bush?.

    I could see Pataki getting nominated in a TL where 9/11 happens with a Democratic incumbent. If he wins, Bush might get appointed...

    Dec 7, 2019 at 12:21 PM
  10. Thomas Jefferson replied to the thread WI: Standard Oil not trust-busted.

    Standard Oil probably continues to monopolize oil production in the US, but has a harder time muscling out competitors in the Middle...

    Dec 7, 2019 at 9:04 AM
  11. Thomas Jefferson liked Wendell's post in the thread List of Alternate Presidents and PMs II.

    I'm going to borrow @Thomas Jefferson's POD and go someplace different with it: Presidents of the United States, 1953-present:...

    Dec 7, 2019 at 8:36 AM
  12. Thomas Jefferson replied to the thread List of Alternate Presidents and PMs II.

    POD - Dwight Eisenhower's 1955 heart attack is fatal Dwight Eisenhower/Richard M. Nixon (January 20, 1951 - September 24, 1955) Richard...

    Dec 6, 2019 at 8:23 PM
  13. Thomas Jefferson replied to the thread AHC: Most Impactful Centennarian.

    Extending the life of scientists/inventors is probably more impactful than political figures, since a scientist can keep making...

    Dec 5, 2019 at 11:05 PM
  14. Thomas Jefferson replied to the thread Neil Armstrong - alternate moon landing quote.

    There was actually some controversy over whether the astronauts would put an American or UN flag on the moon, which ended with Congress...

    Dec 5, 2019 at 10:47 PM
  15. Thomas Jefferson replied to the thread People from different ethnic groups for POTUS.

    Some potential earlier Jewish presidents, with their best year: Henry Morgenthau Jr.,: Potentially a VP pick for FDR in 1944, then...

    Dec 5, 2019 at 10:09 PM