For North Korea, ‘The Interview’ latest episode in perceived U.S. conspiracies

By Anna Fifield, December 19, 2014

TOKYO — The scene that may have clinched the hack-driven demise of “The Interview” shows a missile plowing into a helicopter as the Kim Jong Un character meets a fiery end in slow-mo.All the while, an acoustic version of Katy Perry’s “Firework” plays. For North Korea — run by a totalitarian regime in which the ruling Kim family is, if not quite immortal, certainly untouchable — the images are the ultimate taboo.Read full article >>