Will Patton

Debates and Opinions

Debates

  • George Patton was a Greater General than Bernard Law Montgomery

    My opponent bears the burden of the proof, but I will put forth a few points as to why Patton isn't such a great commander, and then expound further in the consecutive rounds. Patton was contemptible with his soldiers and fellow generals, and caused strife among Allied High Command." Patton was known for this, but yet he still got things done. Montgomery failed to move quick and effectively 2.came up with "operation market garden" witch ended allied hopes of ending the war in 1944 3.Failed to attack the enemy while they where retreating 4.Took fuel reserves from Patton, and wasted them Patton was known as a pistol carrying, tough spirited general who wanted his men to be the best.

  • Best general of WWII.

    Both of them had a kind of second sight in regard to this type of warfare.' Referring to the escape of the Afrika Korps after the Battle of El Alamein, Fritz Bayerlein opined that 'I do not think that General Patton would let us get away so easily.' In an interview conducted for Stars and Stripes just after his capture, Field Marshal Gerd von Rundstedt stated simply of Patton, 'He is your best.'" [1] Patton's Achievements (13): Distinguished Service Cross (2) Distinguished Service Medal (3) Silver Star (2) Legion of Merit Bronze Star Purple Heart Companion of the Order of the Bath Knight Commander of the Order of the British Empire Legion of Honor Order of the White Lion Grand Officer of the Order of Leopold Order of Adolphe of Nassau Order of Koutusoff, 1st Grade Commandments (12): 304th Tank Brigade 3rd Squadron, 3d Cavalry 5th Cavalry Regiment 3d Cavalry Regiment 2nd Brigade, 2nd Armored Division 2nd Armored Division I Armored...

Opinions

  • Is the USA responsible for the development of the Cold War?

    They give me the impression of something that is to be feared in future world political reorganization." Patton From The Unknown Patton, by Charles Province Knowing all this from Patton, the US General, the USA is complicit in the development of the Cold War. Defeat of the Red Army would have denied the growth of Communism when Patton suggested it thus preventing the subsequent Cold War. "Patton actually believed that we had fought this war to keep Europe free, and now we were consigning a portion of Europe to slavery.

  • Do you think there should be religion?

    "If you aren't a bad person now, then when you die you will get many rewards". The best way to explain it is Patton Oswalt's "Sky Cake". Because they will have other religions and feel as strongly about them as some of us do about ours.

Polls

  • Best General of WWII (European Theater)!

    Patton George Smith Patton, Jr. Patton George Smith Patton, Jr. Patton George Smith Patton, Jr.

  • Best military leaders of all time

    Patton George Smith Patton, Jr. Patton George Smith Patton, Jr. Was a general in the United States Army, best known for his command of the Seventh United States Army, and later the Third United States Army, in the European Theater of World War II.Born in 1885 to a privileged family with an extensive military background, Patton attended the Virginia Military Institute, and later the U.S.

Forums

  • George Patton Alive?

    Patton was a great man and they were just honoring this, and yes it deserved a whole thread, he was that great of a man."He looks amazingly fit for a 123-year old." Yah, he does doesn't he, ha-ha.: At 5/15/2009 2:59:44 PM, ClayMeister wrote: : "ClayMeister, did you really think a single, unfunny video deserved a whole thread?" : : Did you watch the whole thing? Patton was a great man and they were just honoring this, and yes it deserved a whole thread, he was that great of a man. In addition to his other amiable characteristics, the Russian has no regard for human life and they are all out sons-of-bitches, barbarians, and chronic drunks." - George Patton Yeah, real great man.: At 5/15/2009 3:06:49 PM, Volkov wrote: : "We can no more understand a Russian than a Chinese or a Japanese, and from what I have seen of them, I have no particular desire to understand them except to ascertain how much lead or iron it takes to kill...

  • Comedy Albums

    inb4 Patton Oswalt's <em>Werewolves and Lollipops</em> and Louie C.K.'s <em>Hilarious</em>.http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/You_Want_Some_of_This%3F

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