Korean Youtube Sensation PSY hates U.S. foreign policySubmitted by jay0718 on Fri, 12/07/2012 - 15:32
How ironic: Americans love this guy for creating a song and video that has zero meaning to their lives, but once it's discovered he's a critic of our foreign policy, his 15 minutes of fame is about to come to an end. His anti-American lyrics no doubt cross the line and are distasteful, but at least this story challenges the illusion citizens of countries we occupy consider our troops liberators.
‘Gangnam Style’ Singer PSY’s Vitriolic Anti-American Past Revealed, Outrage Ensues
by Andrew Kirell | Mediate
"...During a 2002 protest concert against the presence of 37,000 American troops in Korea, PSY took the stage in gold face-paint and, with the crowd egging him on, lifted a miniature “American tank” and smashed it on the ground to massive applause.
UPDATE: The performance was inspired by the recent death of two Korean school girls who were run over by an American tank in South Korea. The soldiers driving the tank were acquitted by a US military court.
And then in 2004, a Korean missionary was captured in Iraq by Islamists who demanded that South Korea not send troops to aid America in the war in Iraq. Seoul refused to negotiate and the missionary was beheaded. The result: massive protests throughout Korea against both Muslim extremism and the U.S. military for indirectly bringing this fate upon a Korean missionary..."