WEIRD NEWS
12/22/2011 09:38 am ET | Updated Feb 21, 2012

Did Pyongyang's Sky Glow Red Before Kim's Death?

Weird and wonderful events surrounded the death of Kim Jong Il, according to North Korea's state-run media.

The country's official news agency claims that a snowstorm suddenly ceased and the sky glowed red over the sacred Mount Paektu minutes before Kim departed.

A frozen lake cracked with a loud rupture, and a Manchurian crane circled a statute of Kim's father, Kim Il Sung, before flying off toward Pyongyang.

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