The language of Smart City is always Global Business English, no matter what town you're in.Call it the diplomacy of low expectations: After Kim Jong Un’s regime spent much of the past year threatening its neighbors and the U. with its nuclear weapons, his sister got a surprisingly warm reception at the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang.
And North Korea—having sent athletes and cheerleaders to the Games as well—got the kind of publicity that should have been reserved for South Korea, which organized, paid for, and is hosting event.
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He’s also a worrier—a big one—who for years used alcohol to soothe his anxiety. He favored gin and whiskey but drank whatever he thought his parents would miss the least.
He discovered beer, too, and loved the earthy, bitter taste on his tongue when he took his first cold sip.
The largest and most famous—the Carnival in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil—took place over the past few days.