The total population of both Germany and Japan in the real 1940 was actually 5 million people less than the total US population. Besides the US' manufacturing base exceeding both nations, the population difference would have made their ability to conquer the country exceedingly unlikely. The history of the series' universe is different than that of reality, and takes place in a timeline where this was clearly not an impossibility. See more
I don't plan on dying, Frank. But you can't live your life in fear. I was back east at the end of the war, in Boston.
Yeah. You had to see it to believe it, Frank. Overnight, lynch mobs were murdering Jews because suddenly we were less than human.
And what did you do?
Well, those of us who came out in one piece. We buried service weapons underground, well wrapped in oil, and we vowed revenge. I got a life to lead, got kids to raise. And Hitler and the Nazis - I mean, I don't care how it ...
(Pride) In the Name of Love
Written by Bono
(uncredited), Adam Clayton
(uncredited), The Edge
(uncredited) and Larry Mullen Jr.
Performed by U2 See more