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From Team America to SNL, Kim Jung Il was a prime target for parody in the west

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Saturday Night Live parodies Kim Jung Il. screenshot

North Korean leader Kim Jung Il was a brutal dictator, one who brought untold suffering to his people. Here in the West, he was also one of the most made-fun of dictators. Everyone from 30 Rock to SNL to South Park creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone have parodied Kim Jung Il. Steve Proffitt has a quick look at the lighter side of the dear leader.

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