Morning Maddow: April 15

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North Korea’s government celebrates the 101st birthday of its Great Leader the only way it knows how: mandatory parades.

Even though some the world’s biggest military spenders upped their defense budgets last year, the global total went down. Why? Us of course!

In this extraordinary op-ed, a detainee at the prison at Guantanamo Bay describes the hunger strike going on right now.

The Toomey-Manchin background checks bill in the Senate picks up Republican support.

Former President George W. Bush explains his painting.

Republican super donor Bob Perry dies.

Gov. Brownback (R-KS): Renegade Turkey Hunter.

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Morning Maddow: April 15

Updated