Originally posted by realchangein2100
reply to post by Citybig
pick up a book.Look at a graph.Do some research.America saved Europe from oppression.We gave you the shirt off our back.This is how people
repay...with insults and cold shake.It's okay,we'll still be there when you need us..just like a parent to a child.
That was a good one.. Oh wait you were serious weren't you? Oh dear.
Listen here buddy. It wasn't the USA that saved Europe by any stretch of the imagination. It was Europe who fought Germany at its peak, blunted it
and wore down the German war machine. It was Russia who kicked the Germans back to Berlin.
The US had some
part to play in the counter attacks of '44 but by then Germany had been bled white and was reeling from Russian advances in
It wasn't the US that saved Europe it was Britain and Irish soldiers (Over 50,000 Irish signed up straight away and then our armed forces just seeped
away to Britain during the war. We lost 60,000 Soldiers and over 80,000 Conscripts to Britain) who took a beating. It was the French, Polish and Greek
Rebels who destroyed German railway lines and disrupted troop movements. It was the remnant of the French army who charged so enraged across
The US provided raw materials and some serious manpower granted but you didn't 'save' us by a long shot. Germany was faltering under the British,
Indian, Egyptian advances in N. Africa and the Soviet Storm across Eastern Europe.
I suppose it was China who saved you guys in Asia? It was them who fought Japan to a standstill and drew in a lot of manpower from Japan during the
war. So, by your logic, shouldn't you guys be grateful to China?