14 February 2012

Sound Off! Germany vs France!

(We ran this last summer, and it was a very rare "Sound Off!" that had no comments, so we're re-running it)

Last time we asked you to sound off on military heritgae, we asked Canada vs Australia....

This time, we want you to give us the better military heritage:


State your case in the comments below!

By: Brant


Brian said...

I know you're just stirrin' the pot here...

Q: Why are there chestnut trees planted along the Champs Elysees?

A: To give the Germans some shade as they marched in.

Anonymous said...

The French have been united longer thus could claim a better lineage. But the Germans have influenced the world over with their staff system, mobile warfare theories and practice. Not to mention all the cool uniform stuff (skulls, dress black uniforms), gravelly tough sounding militant words.

Anonymous said...

Sure they needed some assistance, but the last time the French ultimately lost a war to Germany was in 1870. Germany's won-lost record since then is 0-2.