Originally Posted by Emperor Devon
Yes, it was. Either way, a bloody invasion of Japan could've had just as many, if not more casualities than dropping a few bombs. At least that way it was over sooner, saved us money, and stopped the Russians from gaining a foothold in there.
But as the fire bombings claimed more lives the atomic bombings did, were they justified?
So you're saying that the ends justify the means. I see.
"In order to save our own asses, we must slaughter your country's innocent children."