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North Korea's poets of propaganda stay true to their muse despite world's laughter

North Korea's poets of propaganda stay true to their muse despite world's laughter | Global Affairs & Human Geography Digital Knowledge Source | Scoop.it
North Korea’s leaders are “peerlessly great” and capable of “immortal feats,” Americans are “imperialists” who use “brigandish logic” and critics are just “rats” scurrying about in a ditch.
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This may be a good lesson in how isolation causes language to be altered over the years, and being uber-descriptive to serve a distinct purpose. 

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