W ould you eat rabbit? Even those who regularly consume meat from chickens, sheep and pigs will often balk at the thought of eating a cuddly little bunny rabbit. Why do we see some animals as furry friends and others as fair game to chop up and eat? With the Winter Olympics turning attention towards South Korea, dog meat has been put on the media menu.
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Cheong Wa Dae said Tuesday that President Moon Jae-in struck a deal with Moderna to purchase another 10 million doses of coronavirus vaccines after speaking by video call with the CEO of the biotech giant. The presidential office explained that Moon not only doubled the order volume, but also pushed forward the supply date of the vaccines. Cheong Wa Dae took credit for the feat and said Moon "stepped up to take a leading role. If the president had taken part earlier in the most urgent matter facing the country, he would not have had to resort to this stunt.
Photos of David Cho, a Korean American Secret Service agent reported to have been chosen to run President Joe Biden's protective detail , as he stood behind the president at the inauguration quickly went viral among the Korean community Wednesday. Cho, who would be the first Asian American special agent in charge of the president's detail, had Koreans celebrating their traditional family values in a unique way. Cho, pronounced "Jo" in Korean, quickly became a pun, with some people saying there were two "Joes" in the spotlight. Cho, who served under former President Donald Trump and worked his way up to second-in-command of the protective detail, was jokingly dubbed the pride of the Cho family — along with Biden. Was he picked because he's from the 'Jo' family.
North Korea marks the 75th anniversary of Worker's Party with a massive military parade. North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un sent a New Year's letter to his people, reportedly the first time a leader in the country has issued a personalized note since his father, Kim Jong-Il, did in The state-run Korea Central News Agency reported that Kim pledged to "work hard to bring earlier the new era in which the ideals and desires of our people will come true. In addition to facing U. KCNA added that North Koreans had completed an "day battle" in reference to a push to increase productivity before major political events.