I Was Kim Jong-il's Poet Laureate
June 13, 2014
Writing helped me join Kim Jong-il's inner circle—until I committed treason.
Kim Jong Il Bowls a 300
January 26, 2014
Great moments in North Korean Sports.
"Going around with a beautiful wife is anything but a crowd-pleasing gesture. Especially when you don't even make sure that your wife is wearing her Kim Il Sung badge."
The Weary Kind
April 08, 2013
How Seoul handles Washington and Pyongyang's war games
The Era of Basketball Diplomacy
March 12, 2013
Why Dennis Rodman's trip to North Korea was no fluke.
Could North Korea Nuke Washington?
March 08, 2013
No, they couldn't. A brief, somewhat comforting explainer
February 14, 2013
China and North Korea share a real bond. But for how long?
Eric Schmidt: Silicon Valley's Only Grownup Wants to Have Fun Too
January 11, 2013
Former Google CEO Eric Schmidt was always the "adult in the room." Now he's letting loose.
Eric Schmidt Doesn’t Have a Grand Strategy for North Korea. He Just Likes Playing Diplomat.
January 10, 2013
Why is the Google chairman bothering with Kim Jong-un? Don't look for a profit motive.
Susan Rice Isn’t Going Quietly
December 20, 2012
BY THE TIME Susan Rice withdrew her name from the running for secretary of state earlier this month, she had emerged in the media as one of Washington’s most nefarious personalities.