It would appear that the King of North Korea has decided to embrace his inner Col. Gaddafi:
…although I should remind King Kim Jong Un that Gaddafi – despite his Amazonian Guard and habit of throwing $100 bills at the crowds – well, things ended badly for him. And by all accounts, it wasn’t a particularly quick death, either. That’s part of the Crazypants Cartoon Dictator meme, too.
PS: Please note that the report is from a source that is, at best, dubious. Although it’d be interesting if the PRC is quietly indicating here that the aforementioned Crazypants Cartoon Dictator is getting tiresome.
Remember, in the 20th century:
Sorry to repeat the point, but it never hurts to remind folks that there was a right side, and a wrong side, and the Commies were on the wrong side.
*Please note, by the way, that Norman Borlaug quite rightly felt that GMO opponents were, well, idiots with no historical awareness. This is largely because Norman Borlaug was a product of his time and culture, which was largely intolerant towards idiots with no historical awareness.
[UPDATE]: Welcome, Protein Wisdom readers.
Delicacy seems… best, under the circumstances; let us simply note that the original word in the first sentence was not ‘body.’
Which I guess means that providing this David Carradine link doesn’t really lower the tone any further.