>It seems to me that for a Japanese or an American person to be
>yucking about North Korea & feeling oh-so-superior is unseemly, not
>to mention immoral, given Japan's & America's past & present
And who exactly was doing that? People criticize me for writing and talking about the U.S. too much, in fact. There are many U.S. leftists who know more about Bosnia than they do about their own city council.