Day 58: 2020 Pandemic. 75th Anniversary of VE Day

Bob Mayer
1 min readMay 8, 2020

It was a good day, even while many, including my father, were still fighting in the Pacific Theater.

Many historians have traced the origins of World War II. Most point to the awful peace treaty after the end of the First World War, which was the Great War, until there was a second one, and then it became #1. The point is, the world has always been in turmoil because we are irrational creatures. The concept of using violence to solve disagreements is, inherently, insane. It does not prove who is right necessarily, but VE Day clearly had the…

Bob Mayer

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