History Main / DayOfTheJackboot

1st Oct '17 11:26:59 AM jpnuar1
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[[caption-width-right:311:[-[[MemeticMutation Nazis? In]] ''[[MemeticMutation my]]'' [[MemeticMutation capital?]] It's more likely than you think.-]]]

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[[caption-width-right:311:[-[[MemeticMutation Nazis? In]] ''[[MemeticMutation my]]'' [[MemeticMutation In my capital?]] It's more likely than you think.-]]]
3rd Sep '17 5:45:37 PM Malady
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See also InvadedStatesOfAmerica and OppressiveStatesOfAmerica for something specific to the United States - columns of foreign troops marching down Pennsylvania Avenue can be a very powerful image when the last time this happened was [[TheWarOf1812 200 years ago]]. May involve TheCoup, though it doesn't necessarily need to (that trope is more on the act itself, this trope is more about the after-effects).

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See also InvadedStatesOfAmerica and OppressiveStatesOfAmerica for something specific to the United States - columns of foreign troops marching down Pennsylvania Avenue can be a very powerful image when the last time this happened was [[TheWarOf1812 [[UsefulNotes/WarOf1812 200 years ago]]. May involve TheCoup, though it doesn't necessarily need to (that trope is more on the act itself, this trope is more about the after-effects).
22nd Aug '17 11:50:32 PM Dravencour
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* ''VideoGame/WolfensteinTheNewOrder'' is set in a world where the Nazis have won World War II with [[StupidJetpackHitler advanced technology]] and have taken over America. B.J. Blazkowicz, the protagonist of the series in general, is [[BerserkButton less than pleased at this]].
11th Aug '17 12:06:54 AM Alceister
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* ''VideoGame/CommandAndConquerRedAlert'' depicts the Soviet Union taking over Europe and the USA in dramatic fashion. In their [=RA=] ending they occupy London and specifically Buckhimghan Palace, in [=RA2=] alone, they destroy the Pentagon, bombard the Statue of Liberty into rubble, mind-control the US president, [[RuleOfCool turn the Eiffel Tower into a giant tesla coil]], shut down Wall Street (complete with infantry march), and start expanding into space.

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* The ''VideoGame/CommandAndConquerRedAlert'' series depicts the Soviet Union taking over Europe and the USA in dramatic fashion. In their [=RA=] ending they occupy London and specifically Buckhimghan Palace, Buckingham Palace; in [=RA2=] alone, they destroy the Pentagon, bombard the Statue of Liberty into rubble, mind-control the US president, [[RuleOfCool turn the Eiffel Tower into a giant tesla Tesla coil]], shut down Wall Street (complete with infantry march), Street, and start expanding into space.
2nd Aug '17 11:37:04 PM benda
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* Terry Gilliam's ''Film/{{Brazil}}''.

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* Terry Gilliam's ''Film/{{Brazil}}''. Brazil '''was''' a military dictatorship, but never to the extent Gilliam portrayed.
19th Jul '17 4:44:56 PM Savini24
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* In ''WesternAnimation/AvatarTheLastAirbender'', the occupation of [[HiddenElfVillage Ba Sing Se]] by the [[ANaziByAnyOtherName Fire Nation]]. We see tanks, rhinos, and [[FacelessGoons faceless firebending soldiers]] line the streets and Fire Nation sigils adorn the Earth King's palace. Mere hours previously, the residents of the city thought this impossible.

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* In ''WesternAnimation/AvatarTheLastAirbender'', the occupation of [[HiddenElfVillage Ba Sing Se]] by the [[ANaziByAnyOtherName Fire Nation]]. We see tanks, rhinos, and [[FacelessGoons faceless firebending soldiers]] line the streets and Fire Nation sigils adorn the Earth King's palace. Mere hours previously, the residents of the city thought this impossible.impossible, and several weren't even aware of the war.
16th Jul '17 9:05:49 AM nombretomado
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* One Creator/CMKornbluth novella is about a worker on the Manhattan Project, who travels to a future in which the Bomb was not developed and hence the Axis powers won WW2. The United States of this future are divided between the Germans in the east and the Japanese in the west.

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* One Creator/CMKornbluth novella is about a worker on the Manhattan Project, who travels to a future in which the Bomb was not developed and hence the Axis powers won WW2.[=WW2=]. The United States of this future are divided between the Germans in the east and the Japanese in the west.
28th Apr '17 2:26:21 AM Nighthawk42
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* ''VideoGame/VandalHearts'' utilizes both sides, everyone is done-up in red and seem like James Bond style communists, but the ManBehindTheMan and TheStarscream is a short dark haired guy named Dolf...
* ''VideoGame/CommandAndConquerRedAlert'' depicts the Soviet Union taking over Europe and the USA in dramatic fashion. In their [=RA=] ending they occupy London and especifically Buckhimghan Palace, in [=RA2=] alone, they destroy the Pentagon, bombard the Statue of Liberty into rubble, mind-control the US president, [[RuleOfCool turn the Eiffel Tower into a giant tesla coil]], shut down Wall Street (complete with infantry march), and start expanding into space.

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* ''VideoGame/VandalHearts'' utilizes both sides, everyone is done-up done up in red and seem like James Bond style communists, but the ManBehindTheMan and TheStarscream is a short dark haired guy named Dolf...
* ''VideoGame/CommandAndConquerRedAlert'' depicts the Soviet Union taking over Europe and the USA in dramatic fashion. In their [=RA=] ending they occupy London and especifically specifically Buckhimghan Palace, in [=RA2=] alone, they destroy the Pentagon, bombard the Statue of Liberty into rubble, mind-control the US president, [[RuleOfCool turn the Eiffel Tower into a giant tesla coil]], shut down Wall Street (complete with infantry march), and start expanding into space.


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*''VideoGame/{{Homefront}}'', explores this trope in a dystopian future version of the United States that has been invaded by an unrealistically armed unified North Korea.
20th Apr '17 1:37:59 PM ironballs16
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** And in a BadFuture caused by Timmy [[ForWantOfANail preventing his father from winning a childhood footrace]], his dad becomes a dictator who forces everyone to be happy... OR ELSE!

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** And in "Father Time" features a BadFuture caused by Timmy [[ForWantOfANail preventing his father from winning a childhood footrace]], his dad becomes a dictator who forces everyone to be happy... OR ELSE!
20th Apr '17 1:37:41 PM ironballs16
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** And in a BadFuture where Timmy [[ForWantOfANail accidentally prevented his father from winning a childhood footrace]], his dad becomes a dictator who forces everyone to be happy... OR ELSE!

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** And in a BadFuture where caused by Timmy [[ForWantOfANail accidentally prevented preventing his father from winning a childhood footrace]], his dad becomes a dictator who forces everyone to be happy... OR ELSE!
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