Don't remember atom bombs while forgetting Pearl Harbor

2012-09-14T00:00:00Z Don't remember atom bombs while forgetting Pearl Harbor nwitimes.com
September 14, 2012 12:00 am

The Japanese were mourning what happened 67 years ago, killing thousands of Japanese. Did they have any guilt when their Japanese planes attacked the Navy base in Pear Harbor, murdering U.S. sailors, Marines, Army and Air Force troops? Do you have any comprehension of what they did on Dec. 7, 1941? We, the American people, should never forget or forgive.

We should have a day to honor a great president, Harry S. Truman, who had the intestinal fortitude in ordering atomic bombs dropped on these two cities of the rising sun. Sorry, but I have no time to cry over their Japanese who died. After all, you started the action and you got just what you deserved.

- Romano "Rocky" Rubino, Highland

Copyright 2014 nwitimes.com. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Follow The Times

Featured Businesses

Submit a Letter to Editor

We welcome letters from readers on any issue of public interest, and make every effort to publish as many as we can and in a timely manner. The Times will publish only one letter a month from a writer, and be sure to include your name, address and a telephone number for verification. Letters should be 150 words or less. They will be edited.

Letters may be submitted:
  • Via our submission form.
  • Via e-mail.
  • Via fax: (219) 933-3249 or (219) 465-7298
  • Via mail or by hand to our offices:
    • 601 45th Ave., Munster, IN 46321
    • 2080 N. Main St., Crown Point, IN 46307
    • 1111 Glendale Blvd., Valparaiso, IN 46383
    • 3410 Delta Dr., Portage, IN 46368
    • Please mark envelopes with "Attn: Letters"

Questions?

Email Editorial Page Editor Doug Ross or call (219) 548-4360 or (219) 933-3357

Poll

Loading…

Is a town marshal needed in Winfield?

View Results