Why 200-ish Americans Live in North Korea

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  • Half as Interesting
    Half as Interesting2 muaj më parë

    Next video: Why 330 million-ish Americans live in America... unless I get a better suggestion from a viewer. As we are a content machine, pumping out 6 or 7 videos a month, most of which are uploaded to the correct channel, we sometimes struggle to find new topics. That's why we rely on viewer suggestions to keep the content machine, and reward those that give us super-valuable viewer suggestions that we actually use by giving them a free HAI t-shirt. If you have a genius idea, suggest it here: docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfUdlvw6YgU44J8AnM2U_ZvRMyvh_CUM51LYSqF5nYJB9d1-w/viewform?usp=sf_link If you have a mediocre suggestion, also suggest it there. Our standards really aren't that high.

  • Shadowplay1919


    5 ditë më parë

    How about focus on quality not quantity?

  • LilacDoe


    8 ditë më parë

    @マッデンチャルズ They're obviously from Russia 😜

  • マッデンチャルズ


    8 ditë më parë

    I want to know where Russians are from. Please make a video!

  • LilacDoe


    13 ditë më parë

    You should do one on the voyager probes. Your fun fact is that Voyager 2 was launched first, but because of its flight path it reached the further parts of the outer solar system last. Seriously, this is an interesting topic and there's a good documentary you can get your initial research from. I believe it was "The Farthest - Voyager in Space".

  • Theos CA

    Theos CA

    16 ditë më parë

    North Korea is what it is because of Sanctions. North Korea was developing fine and quite moderate until it was completely expelled from the International Market. America is truly disgusting. Peace ✌️ That’s what North Korea deserves.

  • captidgas
    captidgas3 orë më parë

    I feel like the video ended on a commercial break with the after commercial part missing

    APPLEtoFEAR10 orë më parë

    If you can search "Kim Jong Un is a pig fucker" on Google, then you probably live in a free country.

  • Crimson Halo
    Crimson Halo10 orë më parë

    "Undisclosed" You mean ... UN-disclosed.

  • Michael A. Covington
    Michael A. Covington10 orë më parë

    I take it you don't greatly like Christians, even when they're alleviating hunger and exerting some influence against totalitarianism.

  • Missile
    MissileDitë më parë

    You play too much

  • Mao Bidenstein
    Mao BidensteinDitë më parë

    I wanna go, they wont be killing off a large percentage of their population anytime soon unlike USSA.

    EVROPA PRIDEDitë më parë

    Now that you made jabs at Christians, now let’s see you make jabs at Islam and Jews.

  • Peter Burns
    Peter BurnsDitë më parë

    Didn't the Korean War officially end in 2018???

  • Craig List
    Craig ListDitë më parë

    Silly presentation.

  • Kolin Martz
    Kolin Martz2 ditë më parë

    The 200 Americans: “Day 23 in the chamber. They ain’t found me yet but when they do they gonna be surprised.”

  • cory trevor
    cory trevor2 ditë më parë

    Did you show a rice field when talking about flooding food lol

  • Robert Payne
    Robert Payne2 ditë më parë

    His videos have gotten so much funnier

  • Peter Khaoone
    Peter Khaoone3 ditë më parë

    future america.

  • ꧁Despair Karma꧂
    ꧁Despair Karma꧂3 ditë më parë


  • TonyBoschFilms
    TonyBoschFilms3 ditë më parë

    These cheap obvious stock footage clips are god awful

  • jack Mishoff
    jack Mishoff3 ditë më parë

    Wow. seriously listen to yourself.

  • WILL D
    WILL D4 ditë më parë

    Jokes on you I don't have a real job

  • Mr. Hyde
    Mr. Hyde4 ditë më parë

    You used the word fascist, should have been communist, although there is only a single minute difference.

  • Brenon Fiwchuk
    Brenon Fiwchuk5 ditë më parë

    Your videos have to many slanted political comments

  • Ggdivhjkjl
    Ggdivhjkjl5 ditë më parë

    Thumbs up to show your love for the Supreme Comrade!

  • Shadowplay1919
    Shadowplay19195 ditë më parë

    I like how he says "did a war to it"

  • Ricky J
    Ricky J5 ditë më parë

    the useless Democrat cheating nazi party wants to being it to America

  • Theo Garcez

    Theo Garcez

    11 orë më parë

    My clown detector is off the charts!

  • tim spitzer
    tim spitzer6 ditë më parë

    Why are brick videos requested so many times?

  • Umbrella Corporation
    Umbrella Corporation6 ditë më parë

    North Korea is the country in the world. Way better than America.

  • Alex Ortiz
    Alex Ortiz6 ditë më parë

    People who renounce their American citizenship are literally not Americans

  • Snow Wang
    Snow Wang6 ditë më parë

    Lol I didn’t know Americans also lived in Nk

  • Vladimir Putin
    Vladimir Putin6 ditë më parë

    Time to seize the means of production

  • Jag!
    Jag!7 ditë më parë

    lol "they did a war to it"

  • Logan Kotter
    Logan Kotter7 ditë më parë

    Why would anyone pay so much for a useless streaming service when ALthe is free?

  • Logan Kotter
    Logan Kotter7 ditë më parë

    ... the comments are filled with people making jokes about there being a second channel, why is that amusing? I miss the joke.

  • Unrelated
    Unrelated7 ditë më parë

    Honestly if we provided financial aid and support to North Korea instead of threatening it everything could probably become better

  • lloyd 18
    lloyd 187 ditë më parë

    You said fascist dictatorship I will forgive you but don't say that to North Korea

  • Ralf Nuggs
    Ralf Nuggs8 ditë më parë

    My beast ass cousin knew what’s good

  • マッデンチャルズ
    マッデンチャルズ8 ditë më parë

    The 200 Americans in North Korea: *"So I have chosen, death"*

  • Wayne Dollimore
    Wayne Dollimore8 ditë më parë

    Why use English muffins when listing American comforts.

  • Healthy Ray
    Healthy Ray9 ditë më parë

    From working in the oil fields of North Dakota that intro was fantastic 🤣🤣

  • Anish Srivastava
    Anish Srivastava9 ditë më parë

    All the Dislikes are from NORTH DAKOTIANS

  • Pura Periculo
    Pura Periculo9 ditë më parë

    I want a super loyal government mandated travel buddy

  • B. Erci
    B. Erci9 ditë më parë

    "Hey, nice Korea you got there, would be a shame if someone warred it" Nice you poked at Oversimplified.

  • spacethottie
    spacethottie10 ditë më parë

    Why 200-ish Americans live in North Korea: because they moved there, I just saved you 5 minutes and 49 seconds, you’re welcome

  • Martin
    Martin10 ditë më parë

    "You see" in Sam's videos should be a drinking game! :)

  • ReallyBadFriendlyChannel C
    ReallyBadFriendlyChannel C10 ditë më parë

    Vietnam took em

  • Not aCommunist
    Not aCommunist11 ditë më parë

    Awful video. Nothing like targeting Christians risking their lives for others. Get a new writer or a new job.

  • Theo Garcez

    Theo Garcez

    11 orë më parë

    It was a joke

  • Pacman X2
    Pacman X211 ditë më parë

    “Cold War”? No boy, me and my hommies call it “Cool Conflict”

  • Hannah Rosser
    Hannah Rosser11 ditë më parë

    I don't know why I expected this to be about how North Korea somehow owns a patch of property in the US or something

  • Concept Crunch
    Concept Crunch11 ditë më parë


  • Debbi Vasquez
    Debbi Vasquez11 ditë më parë

    Wait WAIT WAIT!!!!!!AMERICAN TEACHERS TEACHING "OUR ENEMIES" i dont understand that shit.

  • WhereIsSandwich
    WhereIsSandwich11 ditë më parë

    Has anyone seen my sandwich?

  • CEOkiller
    CEOkiller11 ditë më parë

    Send Trump and his buddies there

    ANGRY FOX ZD11 ditë më parë

    I told them if they liked living under communist dictatorship why not move to North Korea. I didn't think they'd actually do it.

  • Hit Squad
    Hit Squad12 ditë më parë

    The US government has a lot in common with North Korea, they both kill unarmed citizens.

  • James D
    James D12 ditë më parë

    Seems like Christianity makes you angry 💀

  • Hector Zero
    Hector Zero12 ditë më parë

    Dont forget christianity made its way back into spain after it was invaded by islam. Its almost like all religions do that. Though to be fair even the natives in south america preferred the brutal Spaniards to the genocidal heavy metal death album cult that was the aztecs. Hence why Cortez's army was like 90% anti-aztec rebelling natives

  • Theo Garcez

    Theo Garcez

    11 orë më parë

    Wrong. How could many generations loyal to the Astecs suddenly turn against them because a strange spanish-speaking white guy came?

  • Mac Main
    Mac Main12 ditë më parë

    Because of Christians now I can't even speak my original mother language from a tribe in South America.

  • Josephiroth
    Josephiroth12 ditë më parë

    Christians unwelcome in Spain?

  • Hello World
    Hello World12 ditë më parë

    Did you just call a communist nation a fascist nation?

  • R H
    R H12 ditë më parë

    Stop with the political agenda. You sneak in something every video

  • Sir tiger
    Sir tiger12 ditë më parë

    North Korea is type of country where you can easy get in but hard to get out.

  • Hallowizer
    Hallowizer13 ditë më parë

    "Gang-style Korea"

  • Diep Nguyen
    Diep Nguyen13 ditë më parë

    North korea is socialist, not fascist, get the basics right for god sake

  • LilacDoe
    LilacDoe13 ditë më parë

    Everyone please start pestering him for the Voyager Space Probes. It'll be super interesting!

  • Kevin Olmeda
    Kevin Olmeda13 ditë më parë

    I am laughing so hard by the run by dead people part, that caught me off-guard Edit: fixing some random typo

  • Imran Ali
    Imran Ali13 ditë më parë

    You sound like wendover

  • Theo Garcez

    Theo Garcez

    11 orë më parë

    Not sure if this is a joke but he is Wendover

  • Ian Taylor
    Ian Taylor13 ditë më parë

    You sir, do have a real job!

  • TheBub26
    TheBub2613 ditë më parë

    the christians were not welcome in spain? huh?

  • LinusMLGTips
    LinusMLGTips13 ditë më parë


  • El Tovarish
    El Tovarish14 ditë më parë

    Your "subtle" anti dprk propaganda is pretty cringe

  • Theo Garcez

    Theo Garcez

    11 orë më parë

    Sure, Ricardo Milos with an Ushanka

  • Jackbutt35
    Jackbutt3514 ditë më parë

    Yay my state was mentioned in a video!!!

  • Idk?
    Idk?14 ditë më parë

    cause they are crazy

  • Swan
    Swan14 ditë më parë

    holy shit this video is terrible

  • WhiteMaleTrumpSupporterHere
    WhiteMaleTrumpSupporterHere14 ditë më parë

    "Some Americans live in North Dakota"🤦‍♂️😂. Sad truth. People are so damn unpatriotic now🤬.

  • Stephen Hugh Cook
    Stephen Hugh Cook14 ditë më parë

    I have Nebula and yet here I am.

  • Kill Anything Fruity
    Kill Anything Fruity14 ditë më parë

    Great Video

  • -Wendy's-
    -Wendy's-14 ditë më parë

    sure is half as interesting as wendover productions!

  • Totodile493
    Totodile49314 ditë më parë

    It's too easy to say North Korea has nothing to fear opening its borders. North Korea has a few things to fear in that. Foreign countries will stake industries there and pollute the land. No doubt pesticide use in N. Korea will only increase after border opening as it stands. Businesses will ravage North Korea's natural landscape to make roads, highways, and pointless shops. North Korea bad? West bad. West carelessly devours the land with pesticides and pollution. Together, the west has become corrupt. They poisoned China. Open North Korea to become ravaged like China? If only at once, the Lord could summon 10,000 angels to stand in defense against ravaging the environment. No point in N. Korea isolation? Think again. Foreigners would come in and ravage N. Korea. The children of N. Korea would emigrate and become corrupt. Trade health for liberty in this life? Who is the daevil, now, west? About time the tables have turned.

  • Theo Garcez

    Theo Garcez

    11 orë më parë

    I'm sure North Koreans aren't isolating themselves because of nature.

    INSIGHT LABS15 ditë më parë

    DPRK government wants to know your location

  • Ro Ad
    Ro Ad15 ditë më parë

    3:15 Christianity is native to Lebanon's inhabitants and missionaries have long been welcome there, so I don't think we are comparable to the Aztecs

  • Jesse Berg

    Jesse Berg

    15 ditë më parë

    I think he's talking about ancient history, when Christianity was first spreading through the Roman Empire. Depending on when you consider it to have become its own religion separate from Judaism, Christianity either originated in what is now Israel and Palestine or it originated in what is now Turkey and Greece. Either way, it then spread throughout the Mediterranean basin, often inspite of other people not wanting it to.

  • Mick Davies
    Mick Davies15 ditë më parë

    I just got a curiosity stream ad on this video that was sponsored by curiosity strea

  • jarrod yuki
    jarrod yuki15 ditë më parë

    america needs to: 1. gentrify the cities 2. kill all pets 3. reduce California taxes by half. 4. reform medicare and dental care. 5. tackle obesity, college tuition, and incarceration. 6. legalize class c drugs 7. give ubi to everyone. 8. deinstitutionalize the mentally ill. 9. also all american men should be bald no hair longer than 0.3 cm. 10. build infrastructure 11. reduce cost of day care 12. introduce gene drives

  • CT2785 Checker
    CT2785 Checker15 ditë më parë

    Wait aren't they a communist regime? Aren't communist regimes anti facist so this is why I'm confused on why you called them facist

  • augustus bus
    augustus bus16 ditë më parë

    This video was made by North Korea is because they cant leave

  • Theos CA
    Theos CA16 ditë më parë

    North Korea is what it is because of Sanctions. North Korea was developing fine and quite moderate until it was completely expelled from the International Market. America is truly disgusting.

  • Anthony Jones
    Anthony Jones16 ditë më parë

    North Korea or Trumps America.... hmmmm..... all hail Kim!

  • Jim Roberts
    Jim Roberts16 ditë më parë

    “Most Communist” not “Most Fascist”.

  • Colin Choi
    Colin Choi16 ditë më parë

    Christians are probably dead in North Korea now so that's like minus 30 people not 200 maybe 170?

  • Deckard6767
    Deckard676716 ditë më parë

    You forget to mention that the Korean War was started when the North had attacked South!!!

  • Mathieu Seguin
    Mathieu Seguin16 ditë më parë

    The two Koreas declared war on each other. The U.N supported the South, and the USSR, and China supported the North. The US participated (so did other nations) under the UN. Neither the US, or the USSR started the Korean war. It’s popular to blame white people for everything though.

  • jarrod yuki
    jarrod yuki16 ditë më parë

    the year north korea opens the mineral companies will come.

  • chantz888
    chantz88816 ditë më parë

    BC that are TRAPPED or IN PRISON

  • Dexter Myo
    Dexter Myo17 ditë më parë

    The most brutal fascist dictatorship? Really? Didnt know nk was fascist lol.

  • Amey More
    Amey More17 ditë më parë


  • Lzy G
    Lzy G17 ditë më parë

    The propaganda disguised as humour just got you an unsubscription, bud. You can't make an informative video about a country or a religion's positive work there and then yell out unsubstantiated insults at both at the same time. Buh-bye.

  • No Face

    No Face

    10 ditë më parë

    It's obviously tounge in cheek, stop being a snowflake

  • Jesse Berg

    Jesse Berg

    15 ditë më parë

    @Red Jet 7059 although when you phrase it like that, Sam might appreciate it.

  • Red Jet 7059

    Red Jet 7059

    16 ditë më parë

    This is not an airport, no need to announce your departure

  • AlphaZyro
    AlphaZyro17 ditë më parë

    Why not?

  • Jessa Aeri
    Jessa Aeri17 ditë më parë

    Wow that was smooth

  • Its Remmeeh
    Its Remmeeh17 ditë më parë

    Wow these videos got bad. “Doing the war” is that a joke?!

  • Jesse Berg

    Jesse Berg

    15 ditë më parë

    Yes, it is. If English isn't your first language it may be hard to understand, but that and "the cool conflict" were wordplay, meaning jokes about words.

  • Mark Felder
    Mark Felder17 ditë më parë

    Who Cares!

  • Early7 Strikeland
    Early7 Strikeland17 ditë më parë

    North Korea: *exist* Non-Aethiest: Knock Knock it's the Jehovah's witnesses

  • Lookout
    Lookout17 ditë më parë

    Well at least those of us in ND are free and have a total combined wealth much greater the country of North Korea.

  • E Hamer
    E Hamer17 ditë më parë

    That’s a lie

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