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Changing History

There has been lots of shows and movies about time travel lately. DC’s Legends of Tomorrow, Timeless, Frequency, The Flash etc. This has gotten me thinking how history would be different with minor changes, from here I was reminded of this video from The Newsroom.

Changing small details in history can have massively great consequences. Taking the FDR from the video as an example. Yes, you would stop the great depression but what else would this change? Could this have started the next great war? This then brings into question, how would we know if history has been changed?

There are a number of theories out there about time travel, multiverse theory, alternate timeline, timeline reset and much more. Someone changing history could have reset what we thought actually happened. The world might have come to an end after FDR died and someone went back and swapped out a wobbly chair.

I won’t bore you with all of the details of time travel and just go to my main point. If you could change one thing in your past, what would you change?

Personally, i wouldn’t change anything…I know this seems like a cop out but let me explain. You see everything you experience in life helps mould who you are. Changing something small in your past can change what type of person you are. It could make you the killer or even make you nonexistent, buts whats all this without an example.

Let’s say you stop yourself from falling off a bike to save yourself from breaking an arm. Let us call you falling off the bike timeline 1 and you not falling off timeline 2. So in timeline 1 you have broken your arm, you go to the hospital and get a cast. You get time off school, spend more time with family and also learning a few lessons. This helps you grow as a person, now let’s look at timeline 2. Here literally anything can happen, you could get hit by a car a few seconds later because you were never meant to be crossing the road…or you could have been kidnapped because you went past a house a few days later that someone took the opportunity.

You see time travel is awesome but can have dire consequences. It’s something that we think is in the distant future but could already exist…we just don’t know it yet.

Until next time

About Joshua Curci

Joshua Curci
I'm a very open person and a very honest person. You can ask me any question and I will answer it honestly but don't ask a question you don't want to know the answer to. My full name is Joshua Richard Curci and I am currently 22 years old. I love video games and movies and I keep up to date with all the new movies and video games. I also play basketball and I follow the NBA, NFL and AFL. I also love swimming and surfing and try to do both as much as I can. I love making effects tests which you can see on my portfolio page I do most of the videos for fun and not for a client but I only have limited hardware so my ideas don't come out like I envision them. I'm always looking for more projects and ideas ether voluntary or payed work but as I have already stated I have very limited hardware. If you need any info or want to contact me for anything then you can follow me bellow or contact me on my contact page.

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