"In my last semester in college, I needed three electives not in my major and chose one on modern European history. In the section on Germany a question asked why the German people had obeyed Hitler.
The answer acknowledged…"
"Tom, as for the words "God With Us" being on rings and belt buckles, I found that somewhere on the Internet. Can't remember just where.
Your book quote doesn't surprise me. Nazis were well trained and Americans did everything to…"
"Michael, I didn't know Hitler's SS troopers had rings with the words "Gott Mit Uns".
I'm not surprised. In a history of WW1 I read that German army belt buckles had those words, and Americans who fought in Europe in WW2 told…"
"I see the great comparison here but the marjority of the world will not. Here is why.
Let's start with the fact that Hitler was a christian. He was Catholic and his SS troopers had rings reading "Gott Mit Uns." So far we can see that…"
"Agreed with the naming. I never call the U.S. "America" for that matter. The name "United States of America" clearly implies the United States belongs to America and not that America belongs to the U.S. In this regard, the…"
"Signed, as another "American" from the U.S. (It makes no sense that we appropriate the name of two continents, as if all those other countries we share America with don't matter!)
Maybe enough Canadians can make it socially…"
"Gladly signed. It's bad enough they pull their crap in the US, but spreading it to Canada? Maybe they're resorting to that because the US is getting wise to 'em and they're looking for untried territory.SHUT 'EM…"
"That is a classic and wonderful response, although I suspect the letter is fake (Dear Abby/Ann Landers also had a lot of suspiciously fake-sounding letters.) Regardless, it's spot-on.
And if it's true, the parent didn't…"