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History's What If.....a podcast that explores the “What If” during a historical event

History's What If.....a podcast that explores the “What If” during a historical event
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History's What If.....a podcast that explores the “What If” during a historical event

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What If The French Monarchy Stayed In Controlled After The French Revolutionary Wars

1/27/2020
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What If the french monarchy stayed in controlled after the french revolutionary wars? How would Europe look? Does Napoleon ever come into power? If not, how does this change Europe? How would this impact America? Does the Louisiana Purchase happen? The Doctor Phillip Reese is joined by Gary Girod, host of The French History Podcast, to discuss this what if event. About Gary - Gary Girod is the creator and host of the French History Podcast, a podcast that traces the history of France from...

Duration:00:46:59

What If Martin Luther King Was Not Assassinated

1/20/2020
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Martin Luther King Jr. was an American Christian minister and activist who became the most visible spokesperson and leader in the Civil Rights Movement from 1955 until his assassination in 1968. During this episode, PUG and the Doctor will discuss what if Martin Luther King was not assassinated....did he start to speak out on the war....about the civil rights movement...what about human rights? Is Robert F Kennedy impacted? Download today to find out! Find out more about History's What If...

Duration:00:28:08

What If The United States and UK Did Not Orchestrate The 1953 Iranian coup d'état

1/13/2020
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The 1953 Iranian coup d'état was the overthrow of the democratically elected Prime Minister Mohammad Mosaddegh in favor of strengthening the monarchical rule of Mohammad Reza Pahlavi on 19 August 1953, orchestrated by the United States (under Operation Ajax) and the United Kingdom (under Operation Boot). It was the first covert action of the United States to overthrow a foreign government during peacetime. Some say this action caused the 1979 Iranian Islamic Revolution. What If the coup...

Duration:00:31:40

What If We Did A Teaser For Season 3 (New Season Coming January 13th 2020)

1/6/2020
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Happy New Year!!!! PUG and The Doctor are taking a break this week as were prepare for our new season coming January 13th. Here is a quick tease on a few what ifs we will discuss during Season 3! Find out more about History's What If Podcast Website Facebook Instagram Twitter

Duration:00:02:33

PUG Predicts 20 Events For 2020

12/30/2019
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The Doctor, Phillip Reese, was able to give PUG an update for Christmas. With this update, PUG is going to predict 20 events that will happen in the year 2020 ranging from politics, pop culture, sports and other world changing events. Find out more about History's What If Podcast Website Facebook Instagram Twitter

Duration:00:28:51

What If The Great Depression Ended Christmas In America

12/23/2019
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The Great Depression began with the stock market crash of 1929 and was made worse by the 1930s Dust Bowl. President Franklin D. Roosevelt responded to the economic calamity with programs known as the New Deal. What if the Great Depression also ended Christmas as we know it in America? No trees, no lights, no gift.....just another day in December. Does another day take the place of this gift giving day? Listen today to find out! Find out more about History's What If...

Duration:00:19:19

What If Star Wars Flopped in 1977

12/16/2019
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The original Star Wars, created by George Lucas, became a worldwide pop-culture phenomenon. The franchise has been expanded into various films and other media, including television series, video games, novels, comic books, theme park attractions and themed areas, comprising an all-encompassing fictional universe. The franchise holds a Guinness World Records title for the "Most successful film merchandising franchise." But what if that 1977 movie flopped? How would that impact stars Mark...

Duration:00:38:50

What If Al Gore Won The 2000 American Presidential Election

12/9/2019
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What if Al Gore won the 2000 United States presidential election? Listen today as we discuss how he won (yes it still came down to Florida) the events that followed his victory, and the year 2001 changed drastically in the parallel timeline Find out more about History's What If Podcast Website Facebook Instagram Twitter

Duration:00:24:54

What If President Trump Was Assassinated in 2017

12/2/2019
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In this parallel universe PUG created, President Donald Trump is assassinated on November 22, 2017. Who was the assassin? What was the motive? How did the nation react? What actions did Pence take once President? Listen today and find out! Find out more about History's What If Podcast Website Facebook Instagram Twitter

Duration:00:27:02

What If Black Friday Became A Day To Purge

11/25/2019
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During this episode, The Doctor Phillip Reese and PUG explores a parallel universe where after the day of giving thanks, the public takes to the street to purge. What was the cause that started this tradition they call Black Friday? What are the rules, if any? How long does it last? Download today to find out. Find out more about History's What If Podcast Website Facebook Instagram Twitter

Duration:00:24:19

What If America and Germany Were Allies During World War II

11/18/2019
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World War II was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945. The vast majority of the world's countries, including all the great powers, eventually formed two opposing military alliances: the Allies and the Axis. A state of total war emerged, directly involving more than 100 million people from more than 30 countries. It included massacres, the genocide of the Holocaust, strategic bombing, premeditated death from starvation and disease, and the only use of nuclear weapons in war. In the end,...

Duration:00:31:14

What If There Was a Coup d'état in America during the 60s & 70s

11/11/2019
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"The Sixties", as they are known in both scholarship and popular culture, is a term used by historians, journalists, and other objective academics; in some cases nostalgically to describe the counterculture and revolution in social norms about clothing, music, drugs, dress, sexuality, formalities, and schooling; and in others pejoratively to denounce the decade as one of irresponsible excess, flamboyance, and decay of social order. What if it was all part of the plan? What if there was a...

Duration:00:34:05

What If GM's Electric Car, the EV1, Never Stopped Production in the 90s

11/4/2019
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The General Motors EV1 was an electric car produced and leased by General Motors from 1996 to 1999. It was the first mass-produced and purpose-designed electric vehicle of the modern era from a major automaker, the first GM car designed to be an electric vehicle. The EV1 program was subsequently discontinued in 2002, and all cars on the road were repossessed, which bring up….What If GM never discontinued the EV1? We are joined by Benjamin Hunting from the Unnamed Automotive Podcast to...

Duration:00:30:39

What If We Had a Chat With 3 Witches: Part 1

10/28/2019
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This week we are joined Hilary Whitmore, Kanani Soleil, and Courtney Weber. All three practice witchcraft as well as host a podcast called That Witch Life. During part 1, we take a deep dive into modern-day witchcraft and discuss some of the misinformation about it as well as dreams and death. Part 2, discussing the What If, will be released on their podcast at a later date where we discuss the Salem Witch Trails and what if they captured real witches. For more about That Witch Life, go...

Duration:01:15:35

What If Len Bias Never Died

10/21/2019
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In our current timeline, the decade known as the 80’s(January 1st, 1980 - December 31st, 1989) was defined by the tensions of the world’s super powers, technological advancement, a major shift in the global economy, and complete and utter excess. The combination of these events serve as a catalyst to many great stories and even more intriguing what ifs... Our story starts in the year 1986, a college basketball player named Len Bias is deemed the most “complete and talented” forward ready to...

Duration:00:41:41

What If Castro Lost The Cuban Revolution

10/14/2019
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What If Castro Lost The Cuban Revolution? How would Cuba look today? Would Russia still be a threat in the Caribbean? This week, the Doctor, Professor, and PUG discuss with special guest Jorge DeMoya of 90 Miles Media production company. Jorge DeMoya was born and raised in Miami, FL by Cuban parents and grandparents. Married to an amazing woman also from a Cuban family, together we have 3 kids and a dog. He is an avid Dad, working in film and creating digital content starting our own...

Duration:00:54:04

What If These 11 Actors Played These Iconic Roles

10/7/2019
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Al Pacino as Han Solo? Hugh Jackman as James Bond? This week PUG goes to Hollywood to discuss what if these 11 actors played these iconic roles. Our special guest host include Zach Eastman from the Reel Nerd podcast as well as Matt Kubinski and Ryan Jagiello from the CinemaJaw Podcast. Find out more about Reel Nerds Podcast WebsiteFacebookInstagramTwitterFind out more about CinemaJaw Podcast WebsiteFacebookInstagramTwitterFind out more about History's What If...

Duration:00:55:33

What If Vince McMahon Never Bought The WWE In 1982

9/30/2019
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What If Vince McMahon never bought the WWE in 1982 from his father? Would another company go national? Whos are the stars? Is kayfabe still a thing in the parallel universe? Our special guests this week is professional wrestler Colt Cabana and friend of our show, Keith White. Like History's What If on Instagram Follow History's What If on Facebook Follow History's What If on Twitter Visit the website @ www.historyswhatif.com

Duration:00:39:02

What If Aliens Did Crash In Roswell In 1947

9/16/2019
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Raid Area 51.....or 52??? This week we explore what if aliens did crash land in Roswell, New Mexico Like History's What If on Instagram Follow History's What If on Facebook Follow History's What If on Twitter Visit the website @ www.historyswhatif.com

Duration:00:29:43

What If America Prevented 9/11 From Happening

9/9/2019
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What if America prevented 9/11 from happening……how would that Tuesday morning look? What actions did Bush take to prevent the attack? What was the fallout? Listen today and find out. Like History's What If on Instagram Follow History's What If on Facebook Follow History's What If on Twitter Visit the website @ www.historyswhatif.com The Godfather - Johnny Fontane scene referenced at the end of this episode

Duration:00:30:21