So Ronery is he

Warning: NSFW. And it’s not just the Norkos who got reamed. See what happens to Sean Penn, Jeannine Garafolo, Susan Sarandon and many more at the hands of Team...

comedy and tragedy in North Korea

In absolute terms, there’s nothing funny about North Korea. Human beings are being enslaved, tortured and starved to death by their own government. Yet the absurdity of their punk dictator does occasion laughter. Last week, stories were circulated that all men...

How Ukraine turned

John Fund: Every revolution has moments where the hinge of history seems to swing wide and everything is different and the old regime is delegitimized. In Ukraine’s revolution, the moment that’s likely to be immortalized is when protestors charged police barricades in...

Psycho Kingdom (with nukes)

Years ago, when I read in depth about Josef Stalin, I marveled that such a psycho could seize control of such a vast nation and rule for so long. It still baffles me. In North Korea, the psycho story is sick and darkly (very darkly) funny. For the funny, let’s...