Editor says, what if the World Cup was being staged in a vastly different post-apartheid South Africa? Please note that the opinions expressed in this post do not necessarily reflect the views of the author(s).
Editor says, This story is dedicated to the real winners of the 2010 World Cup, forty-nine million South Africans.
Constand Viljeon was a putative right-wing leader who warned that there could be "No Winner" in a Civil War. In our time line, he supported reconciliation, and on Nelson Mandela's retirement wrote a warm message "Go rest in peace. Go rest in the shadow of a tree at your home" Editorial comments are entered in [light green] typeface.