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Postby blackvault » Sun Dec 18, 2011 8:19 pm

North Korean leader Kim Jong Il, 69, has died

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- Kim Jong Il, North Korea's mercurial and enigmatic leader, has died. He was 69.

Kim's death was announced Monday by state television from the North Korean capital, Pyongyang.

Kim is believed to have suffered a stroke in 2008 but appeared relatively vigorous in photos and video from recent trips to China and Russia and in numerous trips around the country carefully documented by state media.

The leader, reputed to have had a taste for cigars, cognac and gourmet cuisine, was believed to have had diabetes and heart disease.

The news came as North Korea prepared for a hereditary succession. Kim Jong Il inherited power after his father, revered North Korean founder Kim Il Sung, died in 1994.

In September 2010, Kim Jong Il unveiled his third son, the twenty-something Kim Jong Un, as his successor, putting him in high-ranking posts.

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Postby Wing-Zero » Sun Dec 18, 2011 8:57 pm

... Wait, what?
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Economics and diplomacy are methods of securing resources used by humans.

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Postby event_horizon » Sun Dec 18, 2011 9:37 pm

He's burnin' in "Hell." :lol: :dance: :clap: :crazy:

:shh:
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Postby frrostedman » Sun Dec 18, 2011 11:53 pm

event_horizon wrote:He's burnin' in "Hell." :lol: :dance: :clap: :crazy:

:shh:


Ya coulda just said... "See ya!"


Good bye to Kim Jong Il, but I'm guessing it will be more of the same the next go around.. :x
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Postby bionic » Mon Dec 19, 2011 8:49 am

J jr..you beat me to it!!
Dammit!
:lol:
But really..YEY!! DIE!! Mutha Fooka!!!
oh..and..do so..enjoy HELL
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Postby event_horizon » Mon Dec 19, 2011 6:06 pm

frrostedman wrote:
event_horizon wrote:He's burnin' in "Hell." :lol: :dance: :clap: :crazy:

:shh:


Ya coulda just said... "See ya!"


As in see ya later? Or "see ya" as in goodbye?
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