Asia Pacific Kim Jong-un gets new look. Does makeover add grandfatherly gravitas?

With a gravity-defying haircut and shortened eyebrows revealed last week, North Korea's paramount leader may be modeling his appearance on granddad Kim Il-sung. South Koreans are amused at attention paid to Kim by foreigners.

Courtesy of KCNA/Reuters

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un’s latest hairstyle set off a frenzy of gawking, if not mocking, coverage in Western media after his new look was made public last week via Pyongyang state news organs.