Recent content by MarshalofMontival

  1. Until Every Drop of Blood Is Paid: A More Radical American Civil War

    As far as Latin America goes, I'm hoping Brazil does better than OTL. Dom Pedro II seems genuinely impressive, both as a monarch and as a man, up until he throws in the towel because he doesn't have a male heir and he doesn't think his daughter is up for it. Any chance the POD affects that? Or...
  2. A Blunted Sickle - Thread II

    Now let us call the Watch together and thank God we are rid of a knave.
  3. Visconti Victorious: Medieval Italian Unification

    I'mma just leave this here about the problems with the Red Wedding in GOT, and why the episodes it was based on didn't happen until 1440 (the Black Dinner) and 1692 (the Glencoe Massacre). The tl;dr version is as follows: Primus, neither of them took place at a wedding, because desecrating one...
  4. Until Every Drop of Blood Is Paid: A More Radical American Civil War

    He's also the guy who (reportedly, at least) responded to the first threat of secession with "John Calhoun, if South Carolina secedes from the Union, I will secede your head from your neck."
  5. Until Every Drop of Blood Is Paid: A More Radical American Civil War

    Then you have Sherman, the master of the "fuck off" stare.
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