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Wed, June 29, 2022 | 15:16
Just a Gangnam ajumma?
Kim Chong-in, the well-known economist who led the Democratic Party’s win in the last April’s parliamentary election as the interim president, recently said that Choi Soon-sil was nothing but a “Gangnam ajumma” who happened to subvert the whole governance process as a trusted confidant of President Park Geun-hye.
Cognitive bias in negotiating with N. Korea
I’ve been a Korea watcher for a long time in formal and informal capacities.
Psychology of Hell Joseon
“Hell Joseon,” referring to how difficult it is for a young person to live in Korea today, has been getting a lot of media exposure lately. In quoting the big data analysis firm, Daumsoft, The Korea Times reported that “Hell Joseon” was cited 101,700 times this year on Twitter and in blog posts.
Why Angela but not Abe?
Last year marked the 70th anniversary of the Normandy Invasion on D-Day, widely considered the beginning of the eventual defeat of Nazi Germany by the Allied forces. Eighteen world leaders attended the ceremony, including the American President, French President, Queen of England, and German Chancellor Angela Merkel.