North Korea’s statues appear to have caught the attention of the United Nations Security Council. In one of the odder items on the list of things North Korea can’t export under U.N. sanctions, statues were explicitly listed for the first time last month when the Security Council approved a raft of punishments in response to Pyongyang’s latest nuclear test, which it conducted in September.
* Movies: I, Daniel Blake
* Books: I Loved Her in the Movies: Memories of Hollywood’s Legendary Actresses (Viking), by Robert J. Wagner with Scott Eyman
* Music: Syrian band musiqana* Wine: The Progenitor of East Asia II
* Food & Drink: Drunken monkeys and the evolution of boozing