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NBC apologizes after commentator says Japan was an ‘example’ for Korea after colonization

NBC apologized Saturday night after the network’s supposed Asia expert Joshua Cooper Ramo drew criticism for claiming during the Olympic Opening Ceremony that “every Korean will tell you that Japan is a cultural, technological and economic example that has been so important to their own transformation.” Many Koreans felt that Ramo’s comment misrepresented their actual Read more.
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