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  1. Pokemon Master

    Monarchy in the Americas Circa 1880s

    I'm considering writing a timeline about a fictional European-settled nation in the Caribbean that achieves independence in 1888. One of my ideas is to have some European prince or princess move to the country to become its first king or queen. My question is how to find a suitable candidate for...
  2. Pokemon Master

    Camelot Continued: A "Kennedy Survives" Collaborative TL

    April 10, 1963: At his home in Dallas, Texas, retired U.S. Major General Edwin Walker is shot and killed by a 23-year-old man named Lee Harvey Oswald. April 11, 1963: In the early hours of the morning, Lee Harvey Oswald is arrested by the Texas Rangers and charged with murder. April 25, 1963...
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    Within A Claw's Reach: A Collaborative "Eagle Claw Succeeds" TL

    April 24-25, 1980: The U.S. Army and the CIA successfully complete Operation Eagle Claw and rescue the remaining American hostages in Iran. April 25, 1980: The rescued hostages land in a secret location in Florida. April 26, 1980: President Carter publicly announces the success of Operation...
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    WI: Samantha Smith Lives

    As you may or may not know, Samantha Smith is known for being the United States' child ambassador to the Soviet Union amid fears of nuclear war. Unfortunately, she died in the crash of Bar Harbor Airlines Flight 1808 at the age of 13. What if the flight had gone without a hitch and Samantha...
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    WI: USA on the Central Powers

    Suppose the United States joined the Central Powers instead of the Entente. What would be the subsequent effects, both political and cultural? Would the US gain part of, if not all of, Canada? Would they gain any of the British colonies in the Caribbean or Latin America?
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    WI: Brown/Bentsen in 1984

    Suppose that in 1984, the Democratic Party nominated Jerry Brown for President and Lloyd Bentsen for Vice President. How would the ticket do? Would they do better or worse than OTL's Mondale/Ferraro ticket? Would Texas and California become swing states due to having both presidential candidates...
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    Alternate Names for Idaho

    Besides Idaho, what name could have been given to our 43rd state? I've considered Bitterroot, Blackfoot, and Clearwater.
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    National Anthem of New England

    Suppose New England wasman indepenent nation. What would its national anthem be?
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    Earliest Possible Abolition of Apartheid

    I would like to ask the AH community what would have been the earliest possible date to abolish apartheid. I know that a Smuts victory in 1948 would have prevented the implementation of the system, but what if Malan still won as in OTL?
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    Alternate South African Anthem

    Is it at all possible to create an alternate anthem for South Africa, preferably one that is non-racist and secular? What music would it use? What would the lyrics be?
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    AHC: USSR on the Axis

    Your challenge, if you choose to accept it, is to have the Soviet Union side with Nazi Germany and Imperial Japan during World War II. Bonus points if the USSR still exists after the war.
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    AHC: Save Rhodesia

    Your challenge, if you choose to accept it, is to have Rhodesia survive to the present day. It can be in either its Rhodesia/Nyasaland Federation or it can be its UDI Republic. My idea: For the Federation, just have it become a full-fledged Commonwealth realm and have it abolish its racist...
  13. Pokemon Master

    Holidays in a Southern Victory TL

    What would holidays be like in a southern victory TL? What holidays would the Union have? The Confederacy?
  14. Pokemon Master

    AHC: Save American Public Schools

    Your challenge, if you choose to accept it, is to not have American public schools resemble prisons as mush as in OTL.
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    AHC: USA in the League of Nations

    Your challenge, if you choose to accept it, is to have the United States join the League of Nations with a POD during or after World War I.
  16. Pokemon Master

    AHC: Islamic Counterculture

    Your challenge, if you choose to accept it, is to have Islam be the primary religion of the American counterculture instead of Buddhism with a POD no later than 1960.
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    Alternate Names of Cape Town

    If European imperialists hadn't used Cape Town for the name of one of the largest cities in South Africa, what could they have used? Perhaps the names of OTL Cape Town suburbs like Muizenberg, Goodwood, or Fish Hoek.
  18. Pokemon Master

    AHC: American Colonies in Africa

    Your challenge, if you choose to accept it, is to have the United States possess colonies/territories in Africa with a point of divergence during or after the Berlin Conference of 1885.
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    Save the League of Nations

    Your challenge, if you choose to accept it, is to have the League of Nations survive to the present day.
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    WI: Robert E. Lee as Union General

    As you may or may not know, President Lincoln asked Robert E. Lee to command the Union Army during the American Civil War. He rejected the offer, saying that accepting would be treason against his home state of Virginia. But what if Robert E. lee had accepted the offer? How would the war have...