Kim Jong Un may be a dictator with a nuclear arsenal, but when he’s not threatening to nuke the US, he behaves more like a child playing with matches.
Kim, who is 33, 34 or 35 years old, depending on which state propaganda you believe, inherited North Korea from his father, Kim Jong Il, in 2011 and solidified his power with a bloodlust that would frighten King Joffrey on “Game of Thrones” — including blowing up his uncle with a cannon.
But such ruthless acts are contrasted by a personal life in which Kim has been known to pal around with former NBA star Dennis Rodman as he guzzles pricey cognac with his harem of “Pleasure Squad” women.
The dictator has even forced his weirdness onto his people, making children study history books that claim he could drive at age 3 and race yachts at age 9, and forcing men to wear one of only 15 “state-approved” haircuts.
Of course, Kim’s own gravity-defying ’do is not among them, leaving the young head of state to be the only one with his signature look.
Kim was the youngest of late tyrant Kim Jong Il’s three sons. He took over after his heir-apparent half-brother, Kim Jong Nam, fell out of favor with their dad. His other brother, Kim Jong Chul, was considered too “effeminate” to rule.
To make himself look more like a leader, Kim Jong Un is rumored to have undergone plastic surgery to help him resemble his grandfather, Kim Il Sung, founder of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea…Read More