In the below tweet, President Trump explains to the press that he showed Kim Jong-un a propaganda video of the possible bright future for North Korea should they denuclearize and join the international community.
President Trump: "They have great beaches. You see that whenever they're exploding their cannons into the ocean. I said, boy look at that, wouldn't that make a great condo…And I explain, you know, instead of doing that you could have the best hotels in the world right there." pic.twitter.com/eALLwX1p0d
— CSPAN (@cspan) June 12, 2018
And below this, the video itself, showing two potential futures. One future features missiles and images of the U.S. Navy, and the other shows medical breakthroughs, gleaming skyscrapers, and package-delivering drones. It asks Kim to picture being the hero of his people or being resigned to further isolation. It is, frankly, amazing.
“Which path will be chosen?” the video asks.
If this were a timeshare, personally, I would already have signed.