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NEWS AND STUFF

North Korea begins closing wholesale markets

Choco Pie Rules Black Market in N.Korea

 

THINGS THAT MAKE YOU GO WHAA?

SKoreans named world texting champs – Yahoo! News

Tablo’s brother criticizes Infinity Challenge in New York — allkpop.com
Tablo’s brother responds to the angry netizens — allkpop.com

The Glass and Steel Encased Burrito

Hyundai-Kia stamps out own steel plant… celebrates with awesomely bad video? — Autoblog

Stole someone’s technology? The government will help protect you from lawsuits

EXPAT COMMUNITY

Reactions to the lifting of the HIV travel ban

Getting Dirty in the Sauna: Another Stupid Foreigner Trick

Foreigner-only jail begins operation

Taco Bell Coming Back to Korea?

 

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The translations aren’t real, but the laughter is

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