In this archival footage from August 6th, 1945, shortly after dropping the first atomic bomb on Hiroshima, and three days before dropping a second bomb on Nagasaki, President Truman delivered a warning to the Japanese of “a rain of ruin from the air the like of which has never been seen on this earth”. Hmm. Now where have I heard language like that recently? If our current Commander-in-Chief is serious, that’s very troubling. And if he isn’t serious, that’s still troubling, but for different reasons. (h/t AGD)
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