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China's party paper falls for Onion joke about Kim
AP) ^ | Nov 27, 10:22 AM EST

Posted on 11/27/2012 7:32:10 AM PST by BenLurkin

Edited on 11/27/2012 7:41:25 AM PST by Admin Moderator. [history]

The online version of China's Communist Party newspaper has hailed a report by The Onion naming North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un as the "Sexiest Man Alive" - not realizing it is satire.

The People's Daily on Tuesday ran a 55-page photo spread on its website in a tribute to the round-faced leader, under the headline "North Korea's top leader named The Onion's Sexiest Man Alive for 2012."


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The victims of "progressive" politics in North Korea would love to have even one onion.
1 posted on 11/27/2012 7:32:17 AM PST by BenLurkin
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“...a 55-page photo spread on its website in a tribute to the round-faced leader...”

How many NORKS now won’t have tree bark & twigs to eat?


2 posted on 11/27/2012 7:43:42 AM PST by carriage_hill (America - a great idea while it lasted.)
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But you have to give his father credit for 'two hole's in one' on his first golf outing! He had witnesses so it must be true.

After that he stopped golfing as there was no remaining challenge to be had.

3 posted on 11/27/2012 9:37:21 AM PST by Voltage
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