The Dear Leader is dead. "He employed a personal sushi chief to prepare raw fish so fresh that it was still flapping, had an insatiable appetite for foreign films and fine wines and would have women kidnapped for his pleasure. He also liked nuclear weapons." Source: Daily Telegraph.
"Life, if possible, will only get worse for the 24 million North Koreans, at least in the short term. The country was preparing for a year of celebrations in 2012 to mark the centenary of the birth of Kim Jong-il's father Kim Il-sung. Instead it will be plunged into three years of mourning."
Communism is the most evil system the world has ever seen. If you have any doubts about what terror and cradle-to-grave brainwashing can do to a society, just look at the people in this video.