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12. With hindsight
Mon Jul 27, 2020, 12:14 PM
Jul 2020

It is always easy to see which wars a country should have joined immediately and which should have been avoided altogether.

Churchill nailed us cold. [View all] shockey80 Jul 2020 OP
The evidence connecting Churchill to the saying is late and very weak: King of the sheep Jul 2020 #1
Apt quote for our circumstances. empedocles Jul 2020 #2
Even if it is weak, That's exactly what we did until forced into the war by the Japanese Thekaspervote Jul 2020 #3
Yep! Mike 03 Jul 2020 #7
With hindsight sarisataka Jul 2020 #12
I have no doubt that Churchill did say something to that effect. luvtheGWN Jul 2020 #6
Credit our firm embrace of FreeDumbs ToxMarz Jul 2020 #4
Still better than never doing the right thing at all. Aristus Jul 2020 #5
Exactly right. zentrum Jul 2020 #8
And with racism. nt barbtries Jul 2020 #9
Many Brits want to take zentrum Jul 2020 #10
not defending churchill, barbtries Jul 2020 #11
Yes, I understood. zentrum Jul 2020 #16
+1 million geardaddy Jul 2020 #15
That's what we're doing right now with racism and antiracist blowback. ancianita Jul 2020 #13
Churchill was a racist pig. n/t geardaddy Jul 2020 #14
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