[Outside Seoul] Drama Themes of 2012: Who Did It Best?

I love reading year-end reviews – it lets me walk down memory lane and reminisce about all the great (and not-so-great) dramas I watched or passed on this year. It’s not a surprise that our guest blogger from Outside Seoul took a fun and different approach in this very enjoyable read. -soomp === Whether it was a common plot device like this year’s abundance of time traveling or a littl...

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Edward1849′s Recommended Top 20 K-Pop Songs Of 2012

Happy Holidays everyone! With 2012 about to end, it is time for my annual post counting down my favorite 20 songs of the year. What a stellar year it has been for K-Pop. It further cements its status of an international recognized genre of music mainly because of two words: Gangnam Style. Who would expect this song to break through the international market and bringing so many more new K-Pop fans....

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T-ara’s Hyomin is a Gumiho?

On July 19, T-ara‘s Hyomin uploaded a selca on twitter and commented, “Hello, everyone. I’m Gu Mimo, the heroine of ‘The Thousandth Man.’ How do you like my name? I’m an ex-gumiho. I’ve lured up to 1000 men.” The revealed picture instantly garnered attention from T-ara fans and netizens with Hyomin’s pale skin, red lips, and piercing eyes looki...

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