When it comes to population, the city might be the smallest to host the Olympics since 1994, but the amount of revenue that will be generated should be quite the opposite.
Of course it wasn't the actual, larger-than-life leaders, rather it was a pair of impersonators who caused quite a stir amongst locals and tourists in the South Korean.
The Winter Olympics kicked off from Pyeongchang, South Korea, on Friday night and NBC saw just a slight drop in TV ratings from four years ago.
Kim, who retired after winning a silver medal in Sochi, performed a brief skating routine before sending flames shooting up to light the cauldron. It's not strictly a commentary on the length of the races, though long track races trend toward longer distances.
Pence said the U.S. would "demand at the outset of any new dialogue or negotiations that the Kim regime put denuclearization on the table and take concrete steps with the world community to dismantle, permanently and irreversibly, their nuclear and ballistic missile programs".
Moon and Kim Yong Nam, the North's ceremonial head of state, will jointly attend the unified Korean women's ice hockey team's first match later Saturday evening. In fact, it seems like every move he made was designed to heighten hostilities. So it does not come as a surprise that Pence was sitting.
North Korea is sending athletes and a large delegation to its southern neighbour as relations - at least temporarily - thaw between the two nations on the eve of one of the coldest Games on record.
Cameras caught Pence not standing as the 143 athletes entered the stadium. Lawmakers from Moon's liberal ruling party have talked about the possibility of South Korea sending a special envoy to Pyongyang to meet with Kim Jong Un. And nothing captured that theme more than athletes from rival countries - South Korea and North Korea - marching together to a song that speaks to all Korean people.
You can see some images of Kim at the meeting with Moon below.
The choir performs at official events and competitions. However, to perform in front of so many audience it was my first time. South Korea is only the eighth country in the world to have organised both the Summer and Winter Games.
The officials toasted with the Korean liquor "soju" and were served buckwheat and potato pancakes, dried pollock soup, grilled halibut and other dishes.
Pence avoided the North Korean official entirely.
President Moon Jae In is also expected to receive a high-powered North Korean government delegation headed by Mr Kim Yong Nam, its nominal head of state, and Ms Kim Yo Jong, the younger sister of the North Korean leader. "North Korea is continuing to develop nuclear weapons at this very moment", Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe told Moon in a one-on-one meeting Friday.
There's some Cold War nostalgia to hoisting shiny objects into orbit-a telegenic show of America's technological supremacy. Then the second stage engine exploded into life, further propelling Musk's Tesla Roadster irretrievably into space .
The two-hour long opening ceremony of the first Winter Olympics in South Korea was held under the slogan, "Passion, Connected". Their half-brother, Kim Jong Nam, was murdered in February last year at a Malaysian airport with the chemical weapon VX.
The Empowered, his 13, was released in January. "The precedent that's been set here is very dangerous", Litt said. There were weeks of delay in getting the FBI and Justice Department to perform the redactions they insisted on .
Several shots hit buildings in the South, and a North Korean guard briefly ran across the border as he pursued the defector. The moment will be emotionally uplifting, raising hopes of reconciliation and reduced tensions on the Korean Peninsula.
But it's unclear how much or what information Steele collected made it into the application, or how much has been corroborated. The claims that it contained some earthshaking revelation that would discredit either man or his work is entirely invented.
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Christian Grey ( Jamie Dornan ) and Anastasia Steele ( Dakota Johnson ) tie the knot in the anticlimactic soft-core saga. So of course, many Bravolebs are just as excited to see the sexy conclusion to this global phenomenon as you are.
Kane has won back-to-back golden boot and tops the log with 22 goals, hitting a century PL goals with his goal against Liverpool . Harry Kane then missed a penalty, before Salah morphed into Leo Messi to put Liverpool 2-1 up in the 90th minute.
Just this week, the South African admitted he has "four or five" tactics up his sleeve to try and put England off their game. The score was harsh on Italy who resisted bravely until a flurry of England tries in the closing minutes.
But it's unclear how much or what information Steele collected made it into the application, or how much has been corroborated. Nadler also claims the GOP memo does not substantiate any case for the firing of Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein .
Winter Olympics kick off in South Korea
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