North Korea’s official or authoritarian sources have declared many absurd lies as true and have obliged their citizens to believe them.

Much has been said about the current dictatorship of Kim Jong-un, some of these claims are so absolutely ridiculous that they almost sound completely made up. Some of the rumors can be confirmed by the influx of refugees, combined with sporadic visits by some tourists to the hermit country.

The late Kim Jong-il was not only one of the most brutal tyrants any country has ever suffered from in recent decades, but his son, Kim Jong-un is trying to do everything in his power to surpass him. How they worship their leaders in this country even surpasses the Pharaohs of Ancient Egypt.

However, seem believe that deep down, North Koreans do not actually believe what their dictator is saying. But the truth is, without any real communication to the outside world, it makes brainwashing the masses much easier. Here are 15 so-called “facts” that they are bombarded with.




Kim Jong-il Had A Strange “Superpower”

How you ever found your stomach hurting when you hold in gas? Kim Jong-il never had that issue when he went out on dates. According to his official biography, he’s never had to use the bathroom in his life for what you already know. His brain power and dazzling physique was so efficient he never had to expel human waste of any kind, solids or liquids.

The incredible Kim Jong-il’s mind control stretched from his bowels to the weather, which was said to change according to his mood. This might not come as a surprise for the man who born under a burning star and double rainbow while on a volcanic mountain, although there are records that state he was actually born in a small fishing village in the Soviet Union.