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55th Baeksang Awards and Winners

Well well well, an drama/film/ART award happened this time around, screw music awards! Anyways Baeksang is one of the more prestigous awards for films and dramas in Korea (but nowadays it has been reduce to a high school class election), and the night was attended by top stars in the … Read More “55th Baeksang Awards and Winners”

Reiwa Begins Officially

Emperor Akhito and his Heisei Era has officially come to a close like 3 hours ago (in Japan it is now current May 1st). In a 10 minute ceremony, his son Naruhito took the Chrysantheum Throne and issued in the Reiwa Era for Japan. Of course due to the Post-WW2 … Read More “Reiwa Begins Officially”

Park Yoo Chun admits what everybody knows

After 19 days of investigation and house arrest and then ACTUAL arrest, Park Yoochun finally cracked and admit to dabbling in meth, just a little bit. It is unclear whether his ex-fiancee (Hwang Ha Na) will be charged also.

I want to give him props for at least like having … Read More “Park Yoo Chun admits what everybody knows”

You say Forbes, I call BS

I was actually excited to see the Forbes Korea Power Ranking for the year 2019 yesterday. The ranking encompasses the period of March 2018- Febuarary 2019 and it is basically a list to show who had the most influence last year. How the people at Forbes do this is by … Read More “You say Forbes, I call BS”

Korea Forbes Power List 2019

Well the Power List is out (covering from March 2018-Now), and it is clear that I am totally disappointed. The Forbes Power List basically rank which celebrities or group was the most popular in the past year. The people at Forbes Korea usually do this by three caterogies “media exposure” … Read More “Korea Forbes Power List 2019”

As Heisei draws to a close, what remains…….

If you have been following Japan political life, you should know that King Akhito is stepping down making his 59 year old son Naruhito become the new king drawing the Heisei era to a close. Admidst this transition, life (espcially entertainment life) is heading to an unknown future. I think … Read More “As Heisei draws to a close, what remains…….”

China Horticultural International Fair Starts

In a country fill with Air Pollution and literally a chemical fire disaster last year, you wouldn’t expect China to be leading in eco-friendly policies. But they are as data have shown that ever since the Paris Climate Agreement they have contributed the most to reducing carbon dioxide reduction in … Read More “China Horticultural International Fair Starts”

China to adapt the classic KDrama “Full House”

China has recently announce that they planned to adapt a KDrama of the old that shot Song Hye Kyo and RAIN to fame. Dylan Wang from “Meteor Garden” (the Boys over Flower 2018 adaptation) and idol/singer Yang Chaoyue from Rocket Girls 101 has been tapped for the main leads. Full … Read More “China to adapt the classic KDrama “Full House””

BTS wins again……

During the Inkigayo Music awards that literally just happen yesterday, BTS’ Boy With Luv won again in first place with a perfect 11000. The second place team didn’t get squash like Super Junior D&E did during the Music Bank at least. Blackpink “Kill this Love” took second place with a … Read More “BTS wins again……”

KCON 2019 in NYC lineup Announce with Hefty Ticket Prices

Well it will be a relatively SMALL affair this year at KCon 2019, taking place in NYC. For those who don’t know KCon is an event hosted by CJ E&M (a South Korean company) branch in America. They had feature top artists in the past years and now settling for … Read More “KCON 2019 in NYC lineup Announce with Hefty Ticket Prices”