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“North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un has been named 2012′s Sexiest Man Alive, China’s Communist Party newspaper proclaimed Tuesday after treating a spoof award by satirical US website The Onion as genuine.” Read the full story here.
“Prime Minister Shinawatra is lovesick and wants to return with President Obama to live with him at The White House. ‘The Prime Minister doesn’t care if she is the second wife to Michelle, she just wants to be with Barack Obama and will do anything for him,’ said a source in the Thai government. ‘She’s madly in love.’ Read the full story here.