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Meet Kim Jong Il’s Personal Poet Laureate

Posted on May 13, 2014
Meet Kim Jong Il’s personal poet laureate (via GlobalPost)

LONDON — As spin-doctoring goes, Jang Jin Sung had one of the world’s hardest jobs. His mandate: breathing beauty into the affairs of a ruthless despot. He was the personal poet laureate to Kim Jong Il, who ruled North Korea until his death in 2011…


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