Monday, November 2, 2015

Fact of the Day: Imaginary Motorcycle

During the Korean War, an American POW fought boredom by riding around in an imaginary motorcycle. After awhile, North Korean guards got tired of it and "took it away" from him. 

16 comments:

Mary Kirkland said...

I never heard that one. Strange.

Huggybear said...

Cpl. Max Klinger maybe???
I wondered what happened to him as he went off on that cart with his bride.
B J Hunnicut aka Colin

Kati said...

So random!

-Kati

Just Keepin It Real, Folks! said...

I hope it was a Harley!

Pat Hatt said...

lol what one will do to fight boredom

NanaDiana said...

lol- THAT is funny!

Christine said...

Funny!

Martha said...

I never heard this one before. Interesting!

A Beer for the Shower said...

North Korea WOULD ruin it for him.

Jax said...

That's a different story. Such a simple joy and they had to take it away.

bj said...

uh...not sure what THEY took away...:)

stephen Hayes said...

It might be imaginary but it looks pretty good.

Anna-Alina said...

Uuum... strange hehe;)

Kirsty Vittetoe said...

Aww.... it was sad that they took it away from him! : (

Andrew-L'autre said...

One of those interesting tidbits of history.

Bethany Carson said...

That is really odd. How could they take away an imaginary motorcycle?!