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WWII Prisoner Escapes Through Toilet

WWII Prisoner Escapes Through Toilet

The date is March, 1943, and in a prisoner of war camp inside occupied Poland, Royal Canadian Air Force pilot William Ash approaches the camp’s toilet facilities. A single POW leans against the latrine’s doorway, casually keeping watch on the rest of the camp. The POW nods at Ash as he approaches and allows him …

This Is What Prison Will Be Like In 2119

This Is What Prison Will Be Like In 2119

The year is 2119 and you’ve just been sentenced to 10 years for stealing someone’s personal air vehicle, aka, flying car. Now let’s try and imagine what kind of punishment the authorities might meter out. Maybe you’ll be sent to a penal colony, except this colony is on Mars and there you’ll be doing hard …

Prison Escapes That Went Horribly Wrong

Prison Escapes That Went Horribly Wrong

We might start with a positive – not for the authorities of course – and look at prison escapes that went marvelously right. We might remember one of the greatest escapes of all time, and that was because it involved three men breaking-out of Alcatraz Prison. They went missing in 1962, and still no one …