View Single Post
#17
Old 11-09-2012, 04:26 PM
Isaac Hunt
Interim Champion
 
Join Date: Jun 2012
Posts: 688
Rep Power: 4 Isaac Hunt has a reputation beyond reputeIsaac Hunt has a reputation beyond reputeIsaac Hunt has a reputation beyond reputeIsaac Hunt has a reputation beyond reputeIsaac Hunt has a reputation beyond reputeIsaac Hunt has a reputation beyond reputeIsaac Hunt has a reputation beyond reputeIsaac Hunt has a reputation beyond reputeIsaac Hunt has a reputation beyond reputeIsaac Hunt has a reputation beyond reputeIsaac Hunt has a reputation beyond repute
Points: 1,000,039,921.80
Bank: 0.00
Total Points: 1,000,039,921.80
Default

IMO the bombs were dropped for 2 reasons.

Avoid the nightmare of invading Japan and the US casulties.

Send a message to Stalin to not have ideas of taking Western Europe when the Germans were finished. I am pretty sure that The Russians would have pushed through the British and US troops and taken Western Europe if it were not for the threat of nuklear attack.
Reply With Quote
Isaac Hunt is offline