Lessons on N. Korean stagecraft in Kim's absence

October 14, 2014 5:02 AM

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SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Even when Kim Jong Un was nowhere to be seen, he was everywhere.

From "Saturday Night Live" spoofs to the wild theories of journalists across the globe trying to parse his five-week absence from the public eye, the 30-ish leader of North Korea captured nearly as many headlines as he did when he threatened to nuke his enemies last year.

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