News Anchor’s Unique Way To Retrieve Pants

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(KPLR) - FOX 2 anchor John Pertzborn is visiting Spain to run th Rock 'N Roll Madrid marathon.  He was washing his clothes when he discovered that there are not a lot of clothes dryers in Spain.  So, he hung his pants on a line to dry.

When he returned he found that his pants fell from the clothes line to the apartment below. He was having a difficult time trying to figure out how to knock on a Spaniard's door and ask someone in a language he does not know, "My pants fell down and they are outside your window, may I please have them back?"

That's when it hit him, an idea; an idea that proved to be a worthwhile.

Pertzborn eventually got his pants down.  See how he did it...

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