Would have been overrun by the Nazis. The America of today would have made a pointless attempt to defeat Japan without harming Japanese civilians or insulting their racial character and run away after two thousand casualties as Germany and Japan split America along the Mississippi. The Russia of Today would have been giving weapons to Italy, which would provide them to Germany to use against the Soviets.
Wes Craven, director of 'Scream' and 'Nightmare on Elm Street', dies 76 (Haaretz)
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