and while they were racing to get the bomb, we had the means to drop it on germany
them-not so much
The U.S. is the indispensable member of the Big Three: with it, they win. Without it, they lose.
“If we must have an enemy at the head of Government, let it be one whom we can oppose, and for whom we are not responsible, who will not involve our party in the disgrace of his foolish and bad measures.”
- Alexander Hamilton. Spiritual father of #NeverTrump
"Human kindness has never weakened the stamina or softened the fiber of a free people. A nation does not have to be cruel to be tough."
This answer might surprise some of my compatriots but without a doubt the United States was the most important allied member.
One of the largest reasons for this, was because their industrial output was the only of the major powers not to be attacked.
The USA as with World War I brough the 3 M's with it.
Highly important in both conflicts and particularly their industrial output which was shipped to both the USSR and the UK helped keep things churning.
If, when defending your support for Donald Trump, and your response is,
"But but but... HILLARY!!!", then you lost the argument before you even began.