The world lost a beloved statesman this weekend.
That’s right, Václav Havel.
In other news, oddly deranged dictator Kim Jong Il dropped dead on a train.
“The Psychology of Dictatorship: Kim Jong-Il,” Jason G. Goldman, Scientific American
“Dear Leaders and a Volcano,” David Bressan, History of Geology
“Kim Jong Il: Top 10 weird facts about N Korea’s late leader,”Amanda Morrow, GlobalPost
“On the Spot with Kim Jong-il,” Boston Globe photo archive.
“The Way to Understand Kim Jong-il Was Through His Stomach,” Barbara Demick, Daily Beast
“Kim Jong-il’s regime is even weirder and more despicable than you thought,” Christopher Hitchens, Slate
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