The wood from that tree was later found in a storage shed, perfectly aged by time; and used to make a writing desk for President Gerald Ford.
In other news, summarizing a Wikipedia article is now best of content. Aight everyone pack it up, there's nothing left to see here...
Just the other day there was a CMV post justifying every penny the US spent on military budget. It was narrated in such way that such budget really seemed necessary.
This post shows how easy it is to rationalize anything.
This is not best of worthy, especially since the Wikipedia article is more interesting
Come to Korea and take the DMZ tour. You will not be disappointed. There are maybe 5 or 6 stories like this.
this post is always reposted in every article about North Korea
Man, I'd be so mad if I died on a dick-measuring mission to cut down a goddamn tree.
^^Yes ^^I ^^know ^^it ^^was ^^an ^^important ^^display ^^of ^^power ^^and ^^all ^^that ^^but ^^I'd ^^still ^^be ^^a ^^pissed ^^off ^^ghost.
There's actually a beautiful write up in the long grey line because the original soldier that perished was a WP'er.
This, this right here, is what /bestof is for.
So refreshing to see something real instead of propaganda from /politics. :)