I’m in Washington DC for business, but my real mission is to find Kilroy.
Kilroy was here. While the origins are disputed, the Kilroy graffiti is associated with American soldiers in WWII. 567 more words
Baby Boomers and military buffs chuckle when they hear Kilroy’s name.
During WWII, American GIs in Europe sometimes left behind graffiti of a big nosed, bald-headed figure, captioned with “Kilroy Was Here.” The meme showed up in unexpected places and The Legend of Kilroy became a thing in military and American culture. 280 more words
If you read in a newspaper article that a South American dictator attacked a group of resistors with his goons, you would know exactly what was meant. 331 more words