Insurgents kidnap action man… no really

Buy Action Man from AmazonThe Telegraph reports that a US hostage has been identified as the action figure Cody, who’s sold at US military bases in the Middle East and is modelled on US special forces soldiers fighting in Iraq. Sat on the floor with his hands tied behind his back, Cody (who’s held on to his ammunition belt) looks unflustered in the insurgents’ photograph despite the nasty looking machine gun floating in the air to his left. Manufacturer, Dragon Models USA, has appealed to authorities to check out his current state, but it’s feared his callous former owner may have already purchased a replacement.

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