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  1. nick_crenshaw82

    The Thrilling Adventures of Luke Skywalker

    Here is an interesting Star Wars idea that combines Star Wars as we know it with the feel of old Flash Gordon style sci-fi: On Google Plus, Dan D. asked what my "solar system only" version of Star Wars would be. My initial impulse was to but Star Wars all on one fantastic planet like Mongo or...
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    Bob Haney's Marvel Universe, A Comics Counterfactual

    I've previously speculated in a couple of different ways about DC done in a Marvel manner, but it seemed like a good time to think about things in the other direction: what if somehow DC had managed to take over Marvel just as the Marvel Age was getting off the ground? Talking about this with...
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    Bronze Age of Comics Counterfactual

    What if somehow the deal that saw Marvel sold to Cadence and (eventually) Martin Goodman out of the company had gone wrong in some way? I don't have a single pivot point to make this an honest to goodness alternate history, but let's just assume Marvel was crippled sometime in the early 70s, and...
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    DBWI: All-American never published Superman?

    As everyone known All-Amercan's Superman is one of the most popular characters in comics today. It was his success allowed Max Gaines to buy out Jack Liebowitz's share of All-American and become one of the biggest comic book companies today. But what if Julius Schwartz hadn't convinced Max...
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    WI: Paramount's Babylon 5

    What if Paramount had picked up J. Michael Straczynski's Babylon 5 concept and aired it instead of DS9, what are some good ways to incorporate B5 into the Star Trek canon (using Star Trek technology and placing it contemporaneous with TNG.
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    American Motors Reimagined
    Threadmarks: Part I – the 1960’s From 1955-1962, AMC was led by the charismatic George W. Romney, who railed against the traditional American cars he characterized as “gas-guzzling dinosaurs.” But after Romney left the firm in 1962 to run for governor of Michigan, AMC’s reins were handed over to Roy...
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    WI: Anthony Comstock has killed during the Civil War?

    What little I've read about Anthony Comstock makes wonder what effects Comstock's would have on the United States?
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    WI: John Hinckley, Jr. had used a bigger caliber bullet?

    Like the title says, what John Hinckley Jr. had used a bigger bullet? What kind of damage wound the ricochet have done to his body? If he survived how would it have affected his presidency? What about his reelection in 1984? On a related note would/could a one term Reagan presidency be a good...
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    My Comic Book Alternate History attempt

    I'm not very good with narratives so my timeline will be an actually timeline. I'm starting with the 30s: 1933 Eastern Color Printing begins business as a publisher of comic books. Maxwell Gaines begins a new job as a salesperson at Eastern Color Printing. Historians consider Famous Funnies...
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    Olympic Auto Racing

    I recently discovered this thread for Olympic Auto Racing which led me to doing a little bit of research on the subject and I kinda love the idea of Grand Prix style racing as an official Olympic sport and wonder what the history of this would look like?
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    Teddy Roosevelt And World War I: An Alternative History by Jeff Nilsson

    In the following article I'll be providing some of my oh so very limited thoughts on the matter and would love some other insight into the matter. I'm not so sure about this. From my, very basic, understanding Roosevelt did support American involvement in the war I don't believe it would have...
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    My Escape Comics

    In late 1953 or early 1954 Jack Kirby & Joe Simon created Mainline Publications, set up shop subletting space from their friend Al Harvey's Harvey Publications. To serve as business manager for their Mainline Publications, Inc., they brought in Crestwood Publications office manager Nevin Fidler...
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    WI: Modern Feudal War

    Just caught the end of Loncraine's Richard III and it got me thinking, what would modern war look if the Medieval feudal system was still in effect?
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    2008 American Motor Corporation

    AMC Concept Cars - The Return Of AMC! It's The Biggest Story Of The Year, And No One Saw It Coming. writer: Steve Stanford photographer: courtesy of American Motors No, these concepts are not in the works and AMC is not on its way back to the streets, so don't get your checkbook out quite yet...
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    Professional Sports in the CSA

    If the CSA did survive the Civil War would they have the same professional sports as the Union and if so when would be good dates to start the various leagues?
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    WI: Jackson wins in 1824?

    What if Henry Clay had been slightly less influential in the 1825 contingent election and Andrew Jackson had won, what would a 1825-1829 Jackson presidency look like and would he be reelected in 1828?
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    Sliders Question

    Are there any books, comic books, movies, TV shows, cartoons or video games that are a part of any of the worlds any of the Sliders have seen. If so list the Slider Earth (If you can) and the story.
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    Additions to neamathla's Five Colors for a Dime

    I am a huge fan of neamathla's Five Colors for a Dime and introduced a Deviantart friend called Bastard-Bird and before he passed away the two of us started to expand upon it and I wish to share our ideas with anyone who cares. All-American Comics Mister Terrific (II)-Bartard-Bird's idea...
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    WI: Max Gaine's All-American own the rights to publish Superman?

    In a world were Max Gaines kept ownership of All-American Comics and continued to support Siegel & Shuster's trail against DC over ownership of Superman, do you think if Siegel & Shuster won that Max Gaines would make an offer to them for the rights to publish (not own) Superman?
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    WI: Hughes Hands Off: RKO Pictures - A Success Story

    I would love feedback on the history of RKO Pictures as a successful movie studio still in business today and Wikipedia info boxes on the various films they produced over the decades starting after Howard Hughes buys them. (My POD for this being that Howard Hughes leaves the studio to do its own...