Cultural differences demanded it. The Japanese were ruthless towards their conquered enemies. Felt they were the lowest of the low for surrendering. The bomb settled it. Anyone who can get someone else to fly their plane into an american battleship has got to have a screw loose. Don’t bother asking for an explanation. They’d do it today.
I have been getting the Smithsonian Channel for free for the last month or so.
Some interesting programs but it is very PC even to the extent of dishonesty.