North Korea Says Its Archaeologists Discovered A 'Unicorn Lair'

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Enlarge this image Steven Depolo/via Flickr Steven Depolo/via Flickr It's not the first time we've heard ...011/06/02/136883718/consider-the-source-north-korea-says-its-no-2-in-happiness">fantastical news from North Korea's state news agency. And if you thought the "peculiar natural wonders" would be buried along with the Dear Leader, my were you mistaken.

fantastical news "peculiar natural wonders" Today, the Korean Central News Agency said that archaeologists from the History Institute of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea "reconfirmed" the "lair of a unicorn" that was ridden by King Tongmyong.

Via the Japan-based Korean News Agency, which distributes KCNA news, here's a bit more of the breaking development:

Via the Japan-based Korean News Agency "The lair is located 200 meters from the Yongmyong Temple in Moran Hill in Pyongyang City. A rectangular rock carved with words "Unicorn Lair" stands in front of the lair. The carved words are believed to date back to the period of Koryo Kingdom (918-1392).

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