The Death of Kim Jong-Il, as Broadcast to His People

By James Fallows

I can't understand this, but I feel as if I do. Very much worth watching.

 

I can sound out just enough Hangul to recognize that the first three characters in white at the bottom are "Kim Jong-Il," and the last two mean "is dead." I don't know the rest or understand any of the narration, but the body language really tells the story here.

This article available online at:

http://www.theatlantic.com/international/archive/2011/12/the-death-of-kim-jong-il-as-broadcast-to-his-people/250171/