Yet another reason why totalitarian states suck.

This is the Korean Peninsula seen from outer space (via a NASA Satellite image). Guess which part is ruled by Kim Jong-un and his cabal?

And it’s not just the obvious lack of development that’s glaring; there’s also the cyclical famine, a nationally-cultivated (nurtured, even) xenophobia and paranoia, and a general lack of freedom.

China’s not looking too hot, either 😦

Korea At Night 2012

Yet another reason why totalitarian states suck.