These guys are special forces, huh?

August 9, 2009

Quick quiz: The guys in this photo are…

a) Practicing an ancient Asian cure for backaches

b) Rehearsing for a production of “Oklahoma” at a men’s penitentiary

c) Still trying to get the hang of a wheelbarrow race

d) Attending that annual Siamese twin convention in Raleigh

e) They’re doing – oh, PLEASE don’t make me say it here!

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South Korean special warfare command soldiers exercise before they conduct a sea infiltration drill during a photo call in Taean, South Korea, August 5, 2009. REUTERS/Choi Bu-Seok

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these guys look like they could kick some serious butt!!!

Posted by chris | Report as abusive

That ought to put fear in the North Koreans!

Didn’t they recently release those 2 American “Journalists”?

That was also August 5, same as the above photo.

Coincidence? Things that make you go Hmmmmmm?

Posted by Bill | Report as abusive

Gad Robert, “…a sea infiltration drill?” Is that what they call it?
Well, they look mighty good doing it!

Let’s move on, quickly. I’d rather not see any infiltration.

Posted by Logrus | Report as abusive

Looks like the infiltration has already occurred!

Posted by gwmc | Report as abusive

My office-coworker is so far out of the closet he couldn’t find it again if his life depended upon it, and he’s been fixated on your website for the half-last hour. Now we know why.

Posted by Mark T | Report as abusive

These are very intimidating and new infiltration techniques!! I’m sure the Navy Seals, the SAS and all the other bodies are looking carefully at these to what and how they can learn from Koreans!

Posted by M | Report as abusive

Wow they are as hard as a rock!

I’ve seen gay porn that was less explicit.

Posted by no one you know | Report as abusive

Tried it. Does not work – photo must be a fake.

Posted by Dave | Report as abusive

Dave, just because you can’t do it doesn’t mean no one else can. How puerile of you to dismiss something others can do as impossible if you are unable to perform the same feat.

Posted by L | Report as abusive

This just in:

Actor George Takei tried to join the South Korean Army claiming he’s part Korean on his mother’s side.

Posted by anonymous Reuters reporter | Report as abusive