Meanwhile, Na Kyung-won is set to run for mayor of Seoul. She's hella better-looking than the other candidates, but that's not going to make my neighborhood better. Still, we have to admit that looks — for both men and women — can be an important factor in politics, the current president notwithstanding. Or the last one. Or the one before that. Or the one before that. Ah, screw it. Forget I said anything.
- ROK unemployment rate falls from 4.8 percent in January to 4.4 percent in February (Bloomberg, Korea Herald)
- Despite public support for capital punishment, Assembly Speaker calls for abolishment of death penalty (Yonhap)
- Kushibo says "Yay!"