Kim Jong-il Didn't Use the Toilet - Crazy Stories About North Korea and Kim Jong-un | Complex
- North Korea engages in a "cult of personality"â€”the Kim family's members have been elevated to the level of deities. To reinforce this status, official North Korean media attributes incredible feats to the family. For example, there's the oft-cited anecdote that Kim Jong-il never used the bathroom. And as insane as that sounds, this was a well-established "fact" in North Korea, and multiple defectors have corroborated this story.