“A Day That Will Live in Infamy”

80 years ago today.

I was born in 1947 when the surprise bombing of Pearl Harbor was fresh in every American’s mind. In recent years the papers seem to no longer mention it. I was wondering today if the United States would ever have abandoned its isolationist approach to the wars in Asia and Europe if Japan hadn’t attacked Hawaii. It took a grievous interruption of a quiet Sunday morning to end any thought that we could “escape” the conflicts.

10 thoughts on ““A Day That Will Live in Infamy”

  1. Theres a conspiracy theory that we (Roosevelt admin) knew an attack was imminent but his it from the public in order to have an event that would require our entry into the war. But, some people believe the moon landing was fake, too!


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