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Chinese paper congratulates Kim Jong Un on being named

By zzyzzx   2012 Nov 27, 3:17am   697 views   3 comments   watch (1)   quote      

http://news.yahoo.com/blogs/lookout/kim-jong-un-onion-sexiest-man-alive-newspaper-144736602.html

Chinese paper congratulates Kim Jong Un on being named ‘Sexiest Man Alive’ by the Onion

In a hilarious if increasingly common example of a real newspaper taking a satirical newspaper seriously, the People's Daily—the website for the Communist Party of China's newspaper—published a story on Tuesday congratulating North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on being named 2012's "Sexiest Man Alive" by the Onion.

"U.S. website The Onion has named North Korean supreme leader Kim Jong Un as the 'Sexiest Man Alive' for the year 2012,"

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1   Tenpoundbass   958/959 = 99% civil   2012 Nov 27, 4:31am  ↑ like   ↓ dislike (2)   quote    

Perhaps he is for Mongolian women.

2   Tenpoundbass   958/959 = 99% civil   2012 Nov 27, 4:32am  ↑ like   ↓ dislike (2)   quote    

Mongolian Women

3   curious2   511/511 = 100% civil   2012 Nov 27, 4:56am  ↑ like   ↓ dislike   quote    

Well, the Chinese and Mongols are entitled to their opinions, but young Kim Jon Un's achievements don't hold a candle to the Onion's 2007 winner, the late great T. Herman Zweibel.

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