Monday, August 23, 2004

But he WON'T be watching "Team America--World Police"...

From this week's TIME ASIA:
Whether or not the legislation passes, the six-party talks continue to sputter along with little progress. Pyongyang hinted last week that it might pull out of the next round, slated to be held next month, citing a hostile U.S. "smear campaign." With the U.S. presidential election approaching, some say Kim (Jung Il) is stalling, hoping that John Kerry will win—and that the North will be able to get a better deal from a Democratic Administration.

And the International Herald Tribune is reporting very much the same thing.