Borepatch, today addresses the counter-arguments brought forth every August 6 regarding the use of atomic weaponry in Japan, effectively ending World War Two. This remains a difficult subject, as many civilians were killed as a result of U.S. actions. It is interesting to note that President Truman had no previous knowledge of THE BOMB, until he assumed the Presidency only a couple months earlier. But, he made the decision to act, undoubtedly saving the lives of millions of American troops and countless Japanese.
Go to the link above, and read his assessment and make your own decision. And if it’s your way, say a prayer for all the dead in all wars.
And thanks, Lonnie, for reminding me.