Who is known as “The Children’s President” in South Korea?

Pororo and Patty at Everland

Answer: The animated character, Pororo the Little Penguin.

If you have been to South Korea, you may often come across an animated character wearing a yellow aviator’s helmet (with the letter “P” on it) and orange googles.  He is called Pororo (뽀로로), a little penguin living with his friends in a snow-covered village in a TV animation produced by Koreans.  He is so popular among kids in South Korea that he is known as “The Children’s President”.  In this post, let’s talk about this animated character to better understand him. Continue reading