A Friend of Blog thoughtfully collected these specimens in Pyongyang last week:
They are, of course, postage stamps commemorating the “successful” delivery into orbit of North Korea’s two satellites, Kwangmyongsong-1 (1998) and Kwangmyongsong-2 (2009).
(Sorry to have been away from the blog for so long. You’ll be hearing more from me soon. I guarantee you that.)