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    Trump Reportedly Gifting Kim Jong Un ‘Rocket Man’ CD

    It’s lonely out in space. South Korean media reported that U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, while visiting Pyongyang, brought the North Korean leader a letter and a present from President Trump: a CD of Elton John’s Rocket Man, signed by Trump, referencing the president nicknaming Kim “Little Rocket Man” during a low point in their relationship. Kim reportedly told Trump he had never heard the song during their meeting last month, prompting the gift. Pompeo’s visit is an attempt to hold Kim to promises made during that summit.

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