With North Korea’s penchant for filched football broadcasts, it’s only a matter of time before sports infiltrates the state-controlled airwaves. OTM provides this promotional spot for an all-sports network on North Korean TV.
Artist: Parsley and the Sprouts
Totalitarian Sports Network
June 21, 2002
ANNOUNCER: World Cup Soccer, Kim Jung Il's speeches, [ENHANCED VOICE] World Cup Soccer -- all that plus more Kim Jung Il's speeches on the Totalitarian Sports Network. Don't change the channel. There is no other channel. Stay right here for all the furious action that the anti-revolutionary weaklings of a bourgeois society can generate. It's all right here on the Totalitarian Sports Network. It's Must See TV. No, seriously, you must.
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