North Korea’s Extravagant Ski Resort is Taking ShapeBy admin • Oct 7th, 2013 • Category: News
You might think that where you live sucks, but we’re pretty sure that living in North Korea would suck worse. That is, until now! Good ol’ Kim Jong Un was into skiing as a teen and he and his minions are rushing to finish North Korea’s own ski resort.
This is the Masik Pass ski resort, North Korea’s latest megaproject, the product of 10 months of furious labor intended to show that this country, so often derided for its poverty and isolation, is as civilized and culturally advanced as any other.
The actual ski season won’t start until December, but officials plan to open the resort Oct. 10, No word yet on whether they’ll allow snowboarding, which let’s face it, is an actual concern.
Read more at The News Leader