FINLAND: Aimo Koivunen’s terrible adventure

There are many really wild stories that come out of wartime, but the story of Aimo Koivunen, the Finnish WWII soldier who accidentally took a bottle’s worth of meth pills, is an astounding one. It can be read as an incredible real life tale of survival, a criticism of the use of “pep” pills during the war, or as an over-the-top binge story. Koivunen not only survived, but lived to old age, so please enjoy this irreverent retelling of his story:

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