Originally Posted by Lynxicanus
- People with no understanding of history, war, or politics who continually bash the French because, just like bashing 'gay' as long as we have someone or something to look down on we can feel better about ourselves.
I agree, French bashing is old and tired.
Any country sharing a border with Germany got steamrolled. Nobody was prepared or capable of fighting such an army in the early years of the War.
England didn't fall because it was behind a natural barrier.