In one of the most decisive victories in electoral history, the North Korean president Kim Jong-un was yesterday elected to the country's parliament. "Every single vote cast on Sunday in Kim's constituency was for the man who can now add MP to his many titles that include Supreme Commander of the armed forces and chairman of the powerful National Defence Commission," the Daily Telegraph reports.
The cartoon by Randy Bish from the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review should be easy enough to understand. However, note the expression "It doesn't hurt that ...", which is used for saying that something helps or cannot harm a situation. • She's got great comic timing and some serious acting skills. And it doesn't hurt that she's good-looking too. Also note the badge worn by the general, which reads, "VOTE KIM JONG UN OR DIE".