28 socialist hairstyles meet North Korean approval


17 Responses to “28 socialist hairstyles meet North Korean approval”

  1. jandrese says:

    No mullet option?  I don’t think I could live there.  

  2. Kevin Pierce says:

    Something about this reminds me of Logan’s Run

  3. peregrinus says:

    Actually, I think this shows the People’s Democracy in a rosy light.  I’d have figured for the boys, buzzcut only.  For the ladies, buzzcut.  Bar the people they show on TV.

    Ladies 13-17 look downright long and impractical.

  4. Kevin Pierce says:

    Men: Lose that facial hair!
    Women: Red lipstick!
    Now dance!

  5. Wreckrob8 says:

    Can I have that in pink, please?

  6. jaybar says:

    The men’s page looks like the album cover from the North Korean version of DEVO.

  7. Godfree says:

    Those photos are from @dguttenfelder’s Instagram stream. He’s in North Korea and his pics are fascinating.

  8. GawainLavers says:

    That’s 28 more than I’ve ever actually seen.

    And in the land of the one-hair-doed, the eraserhead is apparently king.

  9. James Penrose says:

    It people weren’t starving or being imprisoned for not loving Dear Leader enough, this would all seem some elaborate comedy sketch by Second City or something.

  10. eldritch says:

    Ahhh… the 80s…

  11. Cassandra D. says:

    There’s the ever popular, “Let’s trim our hair on accordance with the socialist lifestyle.”


  12. Editz says:

    Is no one allowed to sport a Jong-il?

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