April 23, 2014
HISTORY: The SS Doctor Who Converted to Islam and Escaped the Nazi Hunters. I’m pretty sure he wasn’t the only one.
Plus: “One thing that surprised me was how many real Inglourious Basterds stories there were. Groups with names like Vengeance and the Avengers tracked down and killed former SS and Gestapo members. . . . The SS captain known as the Hangman of Riga was found in a trunk in the bedroom of his beach house in Uruguay, executed for his part in the Holocaust.”