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 How to Live Long and Well
July 21, 2003 Issue
 

ASIA
 Hong Kong: Gridlocked
 Tip Sheet: What's Next for Tung?
 Afghanistan: Taliban Rising


ARTS
 Movies: Crimefighters Unbound
 Art: Sing.'s Renaissance Man


BUSINESS
 Piracy: Wanna Buy Some Clubs?
 Indonesia: Lord of the Village


NOTEBOOK
 China: AIDS Crackdown
 North Korea: Books on Kim
 Milestones
 Verbatim


TRAVEL
 'Weddingmoons' Take Off


CNN.com: Top Headlines
Spies and satellite photos are among the few ways to tell what's going on inside secretive North Korea. But for intelligence on the life of Kim Jong Il, consult one of the many tell-all memoirs written by former employees and associates. Published in Japan late last month, the newest book is Kim Jong-il's Chef, which offers an inside look from the kitchen. According to the author, who goes by the pseudonym Kenji Fujimoto (he says Kim threatened to kill him), the Dear Leader has a 10,000-bottle wine cellar, likes Mazda RX-7 sports cars, enjoys dog soup on Sundays and "every...

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