G.I. Joe is the most elite team in the world and the military's top brass has decided that only the best of the best can get onto that team. To that end, they have recruited the best physical training instructor they could find. If the recruits can't pass through the Fridge, they're not good enough.
A Real American Hero comics continuity - Devil's Due
|A Real American Hero (1987)
The Fridge was available via mail order from Hasbro Direct in 1987, but since the promotions took place in 1986, some fans group The Fridge under that year.
Appearance: black hair and mustache; gap in teeth; sleeveless blue football shirt with white "72" on front; red, white, and blue wristbands; green pants with brown belt, red pockets, and white boots with grey kneepads
Accessories: black football attached to a chain.
- William "The Refrigerator" Perry was the second living person to be made into a G.I. Joe figure, the first being former pro wrestler Sgt. Slaughter.
- William Perry - Wikipedia article on the real William Perry.