Let nobody ever question the loyalty of defense minister-designate Kim Byung-kwan to late President Park Chung-hee and his assassinated First Lady, Yuk Young-soo.

I won’t talk about the land purchase allegations, other to say that Yongmun, Yecheon is home to a charming Buddhist temple with a rare revolving sutra case from the 17th century. Yes, I’ve actually been there. Bite me.