North Korea is a fucking hell hole already but this is just fucking ridiculous.
Apparently they missed the memo that television is the opiate of the masses.
It's not bad enough those people are half fucking starved all the time.
Arresting people and throwing them in jail for watching a movie?
I could see it if they were caught watching Gigli.
And here you thought the Muslims were repressive.
"The prison official said it was the first time the number of people jailed solely for watching the South's TV dramas has gone over 1,000 ... now the prison is overcrowded with such prisoners," the group said.
The group, citing another source in the North, said Pyongyang created a special police unit in January to crack down on those with "rotten spirit."
Fred Phelps must have a raging hard on.