What type of laptop does the daughter of Google’s CEO, Eric Schmidt own? A 15″ Macbook Pro. Odd. I thought the daughter of Google’s King would avoid Apple.
I know about Sophie’s computer love because she told me in this write-up on her recent trip to North Korea with her father.
The layout is funky, but the commentary is priceless. In case you didn’t know, North Korea is that odd separationist state tucked north of, coincidentally, South Korea. There was a big war fought over the two Koreas.
Unlike a lot of other commentators, I knew that North Korea has the 4th largest standing army in the world, and the Korean Demilitarized Zone is the most heavily militarized border in the world.
I find North Korean customs, practices, and behaviors very fascinating.
You can find a ton of videos on YouTube about North Korea, including this documentary from National Geographic Channel:
Or this 3 part series:
It’s certainly not all fun and games in North Korea, though. There are plenty of political prisoners who face hardships and maltreatments because of any number of reasons. If you want to read more, check out these books, available on Amazon: