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The Price of ‘The Interview’

It seems there is something to offend everyone in the upcoming Hollywood comedy “The Interview.” At this point, I’m guessing, most wounded of all may be the Sony Pictures executives who greenlighted the film.

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Seriously, Where on Earth Is Kim Jong Un?

The North Korean leader hasn’t been seen in public since early September, which one writer describes as “curious”; Uruguay’s José Mujica may be the most radical and generous president around; meanwhile, is the “Yes Means Yes” law an “ill-conceived detour” for feminism? These discoveries and more after the jump.

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Send Your Kid to North Korean Summer Camp

On July 29, North Korea reopened what “Tonight Show” host Jimmy Fallon described as “the first camp in history where kids tell ghost stories to feel safer.”

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Best Bad Actor

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Kim Award

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U.N. Condemns North Korean Torture Chambers, Prison Camps

U.N. investigators Monday released a catalog of massive human rights violations in North Korea that they say amount to crimes against humanity deserving attention by the International Criminal Court.

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The Kim Jong Un Family Reunion

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North Korean Dictator Reportedly Kills More of His Family

All blood relatives of the uncle whom North Korean leader Kim Jong Un executed a month ago were ordered killed by the young megalomaniacal dictator, the South Korean Yonhap News Agency has reported.

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Rodman Assist

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Happy Birthday Kim Jong Un

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Rodman

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The New York Times Website Ads Go Native

The famous newspaper’s getting an online makeover, complete with new advertisements; the U.S. military has tested a laser that could change war as we know it; meanwhile, whether Kim Jong Un fed his uncle to dogs has come into question. These discoveries and more after the jump.

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Dennis Rodman and Kim Jong Un

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Stephen Colbert Fills Us In on All Things China

Tuesday’s Tip of the Hat, Wag of the Finger segment of “The Colbert Report” was an “All-China” edition, though somehow Kim Jong Un got in to the mix. From China’s pernicious smog levels to its recent landing on the moon, the faux-conservative pundit gives us the rundown on some current events in Asia.

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Vacation in North Korea

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Killer Kim

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Instability Surmised as North Korea Executes Kim Jong Un’s Uncle

Kim Jong Un’s government executed the leader’s uncle for treason on charges of plotting a coup, attempting to reform the currency, distributing pornography and more, and experts are divided over whether the violence indicates Kim “was consolidating his power ruthlessly—or that powerful groups within the elite were jockeying for power,” The Guardian reports.

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North Korea Restarts Nuclear Program

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North Korea

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The Leader

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Stealth Medicine

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Two Things

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War Drums

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Kim Jong-Un and Rodman

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Kim Jong Nuke

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North Korea’s Kim Jong Un

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North vs. South

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Kim Jong Un Crayons

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North Korean Medals

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NK’s Attempt at Biological Warfare

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North Korea

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Warren Rips Bank Regulators, McConnell Secretly Recorded, and More

A look at the day’s political happenings, including why Dick Cheney says the U.S. is in “deep do do” and Bernie Sanders and Grover Norquist spar over President Obama’s awful budget.

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Baby Boom

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Mad Man

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China and North Korea

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‘SNL’: Dennis Rodman Appears in Skit Mocking North Korea’s Kim Jong Un

In this weekend’s episode of “Saturday Night Live,” the show’s version of the North Korean ruler made a couple of major announcements regarding state policy on nuclear weapons and gay marriage.

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North Korea

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Kim Jong Un

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KooKoo Kim

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Kim Jong Un Target

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North Korea Intends to Bring Nuclear Complex Back Online

The country on Tuesday announced plans to restart its main atomic complex in order to ease electricity problems and strengthen its ability to develop nuclear weapons. The news will no doubt increase tensions in the region.

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Kim Jong BOOM

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Baby Rattle

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Basketball War

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Easter Egg Hunt

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Easter

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North Korea Threatens Attack on U.S. Bases

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has responded to the U.S. flying two stealth bombers over the Korean peninsula with bellicose declarations that “the time has come to settle accounts with the U.S. imperialists in view of the prevailing situation” by “physical means.”

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Therapy

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Another Big Vacation

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