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** [[spoiler: Elvis Presley]] and Steve McQueen co-star in ''the Getaway''.

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** [[spoiler: Elvis Presley]] and Steve McQueen [=McQueen=] co-star in ''the Getaway''.


** Star Wars stars [[spoiler: Creator/ToshiroMifune]] and [[spoiler: Creator/OrsonWelles]] instead of Creator/AlecGuinness and Creator/JamesEarlJones.
** [[spoiler: Elvis Presley]] and Steve McQueen co-star in the Getaway.

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** Star Wars ''Star Wars'' stars [[spoiler: Creator/ToshiroMifune]] and [[spoiler: Creator/OrsonWelles]] instead of Creator/AlecGuinness and Creator/JamesEarlJones.
** [[spoiler: Elvis Presley]] and Steve McQueen co-star in the Getaway.''the Getaway''.

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** Star Wars stars [[spoiler: Creator/ToshiroMifune]] and [[spoiler: Creator/OrsonWelles]] instead of Creator/AlecGuinness and Creator/JamesEarlJones.
** [[spoiler: Elvis Presley]] and Steve McQueen co-star in the Getaway.
** Disney releases the Snow Queen and Scruffy in this timeline, when in our timeline they were canceled.
** ''A Star is Born'', released in 1976 and starring [[spoiler: Elvis Presley]] and [[spoiler: Olivia Newton-John]].


** [[spoiler:Joe DiMaggio marries Marilyn once again shortly after her stint in rehab. Inspired by their newfound bliss and Monroe's decision to adopt a son and continue acting, DiMaggio becomes batting coach for the Los Angeles Dodgers throughout the 1960's and early 70's.]]

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** [[spoiler:Joe DiMaggio [=DiMaggio=] marries Marilyn once again shortly after her stint in rehab. Inspired by their newfound bliss and Monroe's decision to adopt a son and continue acting, DiMaggio [=DiMaggio=] becomes batting coach for the Los Angeles Dodgers throughout the 1960's and early 70's.]]


* Charles Manson's followers kill [[spoiler: Canadian Prime Minister UsefulNotes/PierreTrudeau and Superstar Creator/BarbraStreisand, along with a few others]]. Much bigger targets than Creator/SharonTate and her friends.
* Arthur Bremer shoots and successfully kills [[spoiler: the 36th President of the United States George Wilcken Romney]].

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* ** Charles Manson's followers kill [[spoiler: Canadian Prime Minister UsefulNotes/PierreTrudeau and Superstar Creator/BarbraStreisand, along with a few others]]. Much bigger targets than Creator/SharonTate and her friends.
* ** Arthur Bremer shoots and successfully kills [[spoiler: the 36th President of the United States George Wilcken Romney]].



** Star Trek: Phase II, starring George Takei, [[spoiler:Lesley Ann Warren]], and [[spoiler:Morgan Freeman]]. With a special guest appearance by [[spoiler: Martin Luther King Jr.!]]
** The Superman films, directed by Steven Speilberg.

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** Star ''Star Trek: Phase II, II'', starring George Takei, [[spoiler:Lesley Ann Warren]], and [[spoiler:Morgan Freeman]]. With a special guest appearance by [[spoiler: Martin Luther King Jr.!]]
** The Superman ''Superman'' films, directed by Steven Speilberg.Spielberg.



* TranquilFury: Governor UsefulNotes/RonaldReagan's address about the murders of [[spoiler:Pierre Trudeau and multiple celebrities]] is described as being "controlled, but clearly enraged".

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* TranquilFury: Governor UsefulNotes/RonaldReagan's [[UsefulNotes/RonaldReagan Ronald Reagan]]'s address about the murders of [[spoiler:Pierre Trudeau and multiple celebrities]] is described as being "controlled, but clearly enraged".



** Chapter 53. [[spoiler: Pierre Trudeau, Barbra Streisand, Creator/OmarSharif, and four others are gruesomely murdered by members of the Manson Family]].
** Chapter 71. [[spoiler: George Romney being assassinated in 1972 as he headed into re-election, which causes a pro-Republican wave of sympathy that propels George H W Bush into the White House in his own right (Bush was Romney's Vice President).]]

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** Chapter 53. [[spoiler: Pierre Trudeau, Barbra Streisand, Creator/OmarSharif, [[Creator/OmarSharif Omar Sharif]], and four others are gruesomely murdered by members of the Manson Family]].
** Chapter 71. [[spoiler: George Romney being assassinated in 1972 as he headed into re-election, which causes a pro-Republican wave of sympathy that propels George H W H. W. Bush into the White House in his own right (Bush was Romney's Vice President).]]

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* HistoricalVillainUpgrade: A few people who in our timeline were already guilty of some crimes get into even hotter water in this timeline.
* Charles Manson's followers kill [[spoiler: Canadian Prime Minister UsefulNotes/PierreTrudeau and Superstar Creator/BarbraStreisand, along with a few others]]. Much bigger targets than Creator/SharonTate and her friends.
* Arthur Bremer shoots and successfully kills [[spoiler: the 36th President of the United States George Wilcken Romney]].


* TheBusCameBack: [[spoiler:Lyndon Johnson]] resigns as Vice-President in 1964 due to an ethics scandal. [[spoiler:When Senator George Bush becomes Vice-President in 1968, LBJ wins the special election for his seat. He is currently running for President in 1972]]

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* TheBusCameBack: [[spoiler:Lyndon Johnson]] resigns as Vice-President in 1964 due to an ethics scandal. [[spoiler:When Senator George Bush becomes Vice-President in 1968, LBJ wins the special election for his seat. He is currently running ran for President in 1972]]1972 but lost to Bush Sr., and remains in politics until his death from a stroke in 1975.]]


* OurPresidentsAreDifferent: President Ace John F. Kennedy, an exceptional leader bordering on being President Mary Sue, survives the attempt on his life in 1963, going on to [[spoiler:win reelection to a second term over Nelson Rockefeller in 1964. This leads to a prosperous, mostly peaceful four years which cement JFK's legacy as one of the nation's greatest Presidents.]] He is followed in [[spoiler:1968]] by President Personable; [[spoiler: Republican George Romney, a liberal in his party whose grandfatherly demeanor and moderate tendencies are soon put to the test by an increasingly hostile political environment.]]

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* OurPresidentsAreDifferent: President Ace John F. Kennedy, an exceptional leader bordering on being President Mary Sue, survives the attempt on his life in 1963, going on to [[spoiler:win reelection to a second term over Nelson Rockefeller in 1964. This leads to a prosperous, mostly peaceful four years which cement JFK's legacy as one of the nation's greatest Presidents.]] He is followed in [[spoiler:1968]] by President Personable; [[spoiler: Republican George Romney, a liberal in his party whose grandfatherly demeanor and moderate tendencies are soon put to the test by an increasingly hostile political environment. He is assassinated in 1972, being succeeded by his Vice-President George Bush, who is elected to a full term from 1973 to 1977. His successor is Democrat Mo Udall, who is currently the President of the United States.]]

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* RuleOfCool: Numerous examples of this are present in the story.
** [[spoiler: The Beatles and Elvis Presley]] go on a World Tour together in 1965.
*** Something similar happens with [[spoiler: Elvis and Bruce Springsteen]] in the 70s.
** [[spoiler: The joint American-Soviet Moon landing.]]
** Johnny Hallyday, a French musician who has often been described as the 'Elvis Presley of France', doesn't stay an obscure figure outside of France thanks to the King himself.
** Star Trek: Phase II, starring George Takei, [[spoiler:Lesley Ann Warren]], and [[spoiler:Morgan Freeman]]. With a special guest appearance by [[spoiler: Martin Luther King Jr.!]]
** The Superman films, directed by Steven Speilberg.


** Some figures live longer than in our timeline; [[spoiler:John F. Kennedy and Marilyn Monroe both survive their deaths, as do Otis Redding, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and Randolph Churchill.]] While others are not so lucky... including [[spoiler:Bob Dylan]] who dies in a Motorcycle crash in 1966, and [[spoiler: the Animals]], killed in a bus accident the year after that.

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** Some figures live longer than in our timeline; [[spoiler:John F. Kennedy and Marilyn Monroe both survive their deaths, as do Otis Redding, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and Randolph Churchill.]] While others are not so lucky... including [[spoiler:Bob Dylan]] who dies in a Motorcycle crash in 1966, and [[spoiler: the Animals]], killed in a bus accident the year after that.that, and [[spoiler: Pierre Trudeau and Barbra Streisand, along with several others who become TTL's Manson Family victims]].

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* DomesticAbuse: Manson is violently abusive to his lover "Mother Mary" Brunner.

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* FauxAffablyEvil: Like any successful {{cult}} leader, Manson's a very charming and charismatic individual. But this doesn't change the fact that he's a brutal and depraved monster.


** Chapter 53. [[spoiler: Pierre Trudeau, Barbra Streisand, Omar Sharif, and four others are gruesomely murdered by members of the Manson Family]].

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** Chapter 53. [[spoiler: Pierre Trudeau, Barbra Streisand, Omar Sharif, Creator/OmarSharif, and four others are gruesomely murdered by members of the Manson Family]].


* BlackDudeDiesFirst: As IOTL, the Manson Family's first victim is an African-American drug dealer named Bernard Crowe whom they mistakenly believe to be a Black Panther.

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* BlackDudeDiesFirst: As IOTL, the Manson Family's first victim target is an African-American drug dealer named Bernard Crowe whom they mistakenly believe to be a Black Panther.Panther. Unlike IOTL, they succeed in killing him.

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