Comments on: Building the perfect leader: North Korean propaganda’s secret sauce http://blogs.reuters.com/great-debate/2015/04/23/do-north-koreans-really-think-kim-jong-il-bowled-a-perfect-300-his-first-time-out/ Thu, 21 Jul 2016 07:57:19 +0000 hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.5 By: gesges http://blogs.reuters.com/great-debate/2015/04/23/do-north-koreans-really-think-kim-jong-il-bowled-a-perfect-300-his-first-time-out/#comment-994332 Mon, 27 Apr 2015 13:37:49 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/great-debate/?p=39799#comment-994332 I think the author meant “canon” not “cannon”.

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By: fmazing http://blogs.reuters.com/great-debate/2015/04/23/do-north-koreans-really-think-kim-jong-il-bowled-a-perfect-300-his-first-time-out/#comment-992330 Mon, 27 Apr 2015 04:28:48 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/great-debate/?p=39799#comment-992330 The U.S. media uses High Frequency Messaging to manipulate public opinion polls.

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By: leochen24551 http://blogs.reuters.com/great-debate/2015/04/23/do-north-koreans-really-think-kim-jong-il-bowled-a-perfect-300-his-first-time-out/#comment-988739 Sun, 26 Apr 2015 13:48:36 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/great-debate/?p=39799#comment-988739 What happens in the DPRK stays in the DPRK! And what happens in the rest of the world never enters the DPRK! Ignorance, sayeth KJU, is bliss!

Thus the DPRK lays claim to having the Happiest People on Earth!

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By: Flash1022 http://blogs.reuters.com/great-debate/2015/04/23/do-north-koreans-really-think-kim-jong-il-bowled-a-perfect-300-his-first-time-out/#comment-985606 Sun, 26 Apr 2015 00:17:56 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/great-debate/?p=39799#comment-985606 The brothers Grimm would never have written a better fantasy!

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By: cynical175 http://blogs.reuters.com/great-debate/2015/04/23/do-north-koreans-really-think-kim-jong-il-bowled-a-perfect-300-his-first-time-out/#comment-979272 Sat, 25 Apr 2015 06:36:05 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/great-debate/?p=39799#comment-979272 Forget Kim Jong, Do we have to believe all the garbage that OUR governments are spouting?

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By: jlpeng http://blogs.reuters.com/great-debate/2015/04/23/do-north-koreans-really-think-kim-jong-il-bowled-a-perfect-300-his-first-time-out/#comment-972266 Fri, 24 Apr 2015 15:49:35 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/great-debate/?p=39799#comment-972266 It does not matter to North Koreans whether the legends about Kim are true or not.
They just want to live another day to see tomorrow. However, if Kim really believes in those stories himself, we, outside of North Korea, have to worry.

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By: 1776_Minded http://blogs.reuters.com/great-debate/2015/04/23/do-north-koreans-really-think-kim-jong-il-bowled-a-perfect-300-his-first-time-out/#comment-971261 Fri, 24 Apr 2015 14:10:16 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/great-debate/?p=39799#comment-971261 “But we should remember that the stories they hear are usually not as weird as the ones we hear.”

What I prefer to remember is that they have a gun to their head and death from insufficient fervor is a real threat.

What’s next, man on the street interviews with “everyday Norks” asking if they approve of their government?

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By: Ice9 http://blogs.reuters.com/great-debate/2015/04/23/do-north-koreans-really-think-kim-jong-il-bowled-a-perfect-300-his-first-time-out/#comment-970557 Fri, 24 Apr 2015 13:02:22 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/great-debate/?p=39799#comment-970557 Kim Jong Un ate 300 pieces of chicken his first time out at KFC…..now THAT I’ll believe.

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