I've been neglecting my blogs lately because I've been on a music writing/recording binge. My latest is Don't Work For Free. (It's a little different than my usual.) Check it out, and remember: Don't Work For Free!
The above is a typical example of the comparison and contrast of North Korean and South Korean based on light pollution. It's error is fundamental. A country that can wage total war against the Unites States must have more going for it than the above photo would lead one to believe. During the war, the North Koreans lived underground. The elite (not to mention the factories) never left. They're not living in the dark. It's sort of like the Eloi and Morlocks.