Category Archives: What if

Revolutionary Ideas

The question this week is: If you could be present at any time during the history of our country (U.S.A.), when would we choose? I’d have to say: during the American Revolution. Mind you, I am more of an indoor-plumbing, … Continue reading

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Key Moments in History

And I Wish I Could’ve Been There By Jeff Salter This week we’re blogging about key events in American History which we wish we could have witnessed. I assume – based on the standard rules of “alternate history” – that … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday, America

This week’s topic is one I came up with. Since the Independence Day holiday falls during this week, I thought I’d focus on our nation. And an important part of who we are is knowing where we’ve been. So I … Continue reading

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Taming the Wild West

One of our foxes asked, “What would your livelihood have been if you lived in the Old West?” Assuming that the 19th century me is like my present day self, my thought is that I would probably do exactly what … Continue reading

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Globe-trotting Characters

One of our foxes asked, “If you had an unlimited amount of funds and time to visit any place in the world to do research for a book where would you go? Do you have a project in mind?” This … Continue reading

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One Whole Hour Extra

Gosh, What Would I Do With an Extra 60 Minutes? By Jeff Salter As has occasionally happened here at 4F1H, I find myself with a different interpretation of the scheduled topic. Where some of the resident Foxes viewed this assignment … Continue reading

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A Twenty-Five Hour Day

I’m often told that I pack a lot into a day. I have a lot of hobbies and interests, and my circle of family and friends is always expanding. I guess I’ve always been busy – my parents encouraged it … Continue reading

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