Korea: The Birth of Internet Netizen Legend

Korea: The Birth of Internet Netizen Legend

A new Hong Gil Dong  emerged on the Internet of Korea! A netizen who is just known as “Minerva” started writing his economic analysis in Agora—a Netizens’ panel— in a major portal site, Daum from 2007. He predicted the collapse of Leman Brothers, sudden jump in the foreign exchange rate, and fluctuations of real estate business. His syndrome is explosive and he is more popular and trusted than the government. The government reacts sensitively to the unknown netizen and tries to find who he is under the pretext of having conversations with him.

He became an Internet Legend.

Who is Minerva? It is a question by not just the government, but the netizens.

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