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    time twist

    Abraham Lincoln riding a motorcycle is an example of this. Sorry for the Jeopardy phrasing, but it is the best way I can think of putting this. I an't seem to remember the term for two items from different eras in time appearing in the same scene.
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    Re: time twist

    It's an anachronism.

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