Some Media in Asia Don't Get the Joke About “Sexy” Kim
Posted: 11/28/2012 | By: Steve Herman | Voice of America
When the satirical U.S. newspaper and website The Onion named North Korea's portly young leader this year's “Sexiest Man Alive,”
a lot of readers online around the world had a good laugh. But in China
and South Korea the satire appeared to be lost in translation and has
been re-published as straight news - a story gleefully reported by
international media outlets Wednesday.