North Korea is considered one of the “most harshly repressive countries in the world,” but maybe leaders there hope the people will believe otherwise: Will that be enough?
http://twitter.com/#!/dguttenfelder/status/420066025434918913 “Flair”? If by “flair” you mean “reckless disregard for human suffering,” then yes. Rodman’s got pantloads of flair. The ex-NBA star is back in North Korea for his bestie Kim Jong Un’s 31st birthday, and this time, he’s brought some friends with him. http://twitter.com/#!/Stone_SkyNews/status/420090922622533632 http://twitter.com/#!/hohocho/status/420095858638479360 Brutal dictatorships are hilarious! http://twitter.com/#!/dguttenfelder/status/420103516963631104 http://twitter.com/#!/mpspavor/status/420140955748933632 http://twitter.com/#!/mpspavor/status/420143347802447872 How nice […]
Earlier this week, MSNBC managed to offend its viewers twice over: first, the channel cut from Rachel Maddow to veteran newsman Brian Williams to cover the U.S. missile strike on a Syrian airbase. Worse yet, Williams tried to wax poetic, paraphrasing someLeonard Cohenlyrics about “the beauty of our weapons.” Alec Baldwin and others were not […]
Pres Obama waves off question about Iraq situation – saying he's focused on the Maker Faire projects including a biodiesel car. — Mark Knoller (@markknoller) June 18, 2014 During the “White House Maker Faire” today, President Obama was singularly focused on a bio diesel car, and something else: Obama is now meeting with the robot […]
http://twitter.com/#!/Matthops82/status/456456716084080640 Was a London salon really reprimanded by North Korean officials after using an image of Kim Jong Un in a promotion? The Guardian reported the story but admitted it hasn’t been confirmed. But that’s no reason not to have a little fun. Sen. Ted Cruz did: What’s worse than a guy with a bad haircut? A guy with a […]