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Kim Jong-Un Continues To Be A Dictator Fashion Icon

North Korean state media published photos of the trapezoidal new hairdo and seriously groomed brows on Thursday.

Posted on February 19, 2015, at 9:57 p.m. ET

North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un has kept his hair in a tight fade since he rose to international prominence after the death of his father.

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Sometimes he'd part in the center...

Kcna / Reuters

...pump up with sleek volume...

Kcna / Reuters

...or go for a more tousled look.

Kcna / Reuters

Check out those casual bangs.

Kcna / Reuters

But none of that prepared us for this.

CNN called it his new "power" look. Vox had so many, many questions.
Korean Central News Agency

CNN called it his new "power" look. Vox had so many, many questions.

What exactly is going on here?

Kim Jong Un has a new haircut and now he looks like Guile from Street Fighter http://t.co/Utnt6ZieLw

Zack Beauchamp@zackbeauchampFollow

Kim Jong Un has a new haircut and now he looks like Guile from Street Fighter http://t.co/Utnt6ZieLw

9:46 AM - 19 Feb 15ReplyRetweetFavorite

Kim Jong-un now has the hair of 1950's Elvis and the body of 1970's Elvis.

Matt Goldich@MattGoldichFollow

Kim Jong-un now has the hair of 1950's Elvis and the body of 1970's Elvis.

1:54 PM - 19 Feb 15ReplyRetweetFavorite

Kim Jong Un has the same stylist as my aunt. Small world!

J@ninjabakesaleFollow

Kim Jong Un has the same stylist as my aunt. Small world!

3:08 PM - 19 Feb 15ReplyRetweetFavorite

Kim Jong Un looks like a mini-boss in an N64 game

Brian Altano@agentbizzleFollow

Kim Jong Un looks like a mini-boss in an N64 game

9:49 AM - 19 Feb 15ReplyRetweetFavorite

BREAKING: Top investigators believe Kim Jong-un may have fallen asleep chewing gum, causing it to get stuck in his hair during the night

Caleb Talley@CalebTalley_Follow

BREAKING: Top investigators believe Kim Jong-un may have fallen asleep chewing gum, causing it to get stuck in his hair during the night

2:59 PM - 19 Feb 15ReplyRetweetFavorite

Like a lot of things in North Korea, we may never really understand.

Kcna / Reuters

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