Does Kim Jong-Il Suffer Big Mac Attacks?

He's <a href="">ronery</a>, but he's also hungry.
He's ronery, but he's also hungry. Photo: Paramount Pictures

Not exactly, but according to Singapore’s Straits Times, “[s]ome of Pyongyang’s power elites have McDonald’s hamburgers delivered to their homes from China.” This is, of course, in addition to importing $2.4 million worth of Hennessy, whiskey, and Japanese beer. Over half a million dollars’ worth of “class A” beef was flown in, too. We’re guessing that figure doesn’t include the Mickey D’s burger patties. [Straits Times via Gawker]