Tweets from the Hermit Kingdom

by Conor Friedersdorf

After noting that North Korea is now on Twitter, Rob Long wonders if you can be the last insane despot on earth and be Tweeting:

It's entirely in Korean, which is the only reason I'm not following them.  That, and because I already know that rice production has been stellar this year, Kim Jong Il won the British Open, and workers around the world despise the reactionary American hegemon.

The handle is @uriminzok. And when the inevitable Twitter fight with Andrew Breitbart comes I'll be on the conservative publisher's side for once.