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South Korean official faces wrath after saying 99% of his countrymen are 'like dogs and pigs'

South Korean official faces wrath after saying 99% of his countrymen are 'like dogs and pigs'

They are comments so harsh they might make Donald Trump blush. 

A South Korean government official is in the doghouse (and pigpen) over some disparaging remarks he made last week during a meeting with newspaper reporters, at which he said that 99% of his country’s people are “like dogs and pigs.” 

Na Hyang-wook, head of the Education Ministry’s policy bureau, put his foot in his mouth while he was out for drinks, saying, among other things, that 99% of South Koreans have no ability to move up in the world and can be treated like animals — simply fed and kept alive. The remarks were initially reported over...

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