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Drama Reactions & Reviews
Team Dramabeans: What we’re watching
by | February 25, 2017 | 120 Comments
I’m ever so slowly emerging out of my drama slump, after feeling sluggish and listless in recent weeks. But I’ve been encouraged by the crop of new shows and have started getting back into the habit of watching shows regularly for enjoyment (for a while, it felt like I was forcing myself to keep up).... More »


Open Thread
Open Thread #488
by | February 24, 2017 | 431 Comments
Happy Friday everyone! Here is your Open Thread, which is here for you to chat about anything you want, whether it be drama-related or not. Nothing’s off-topic here! Spoilers may be rife, so proceed accordingly.... More »


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Beans of Wisdom from the future
by | February 19, 2017 | 41 Comments
This week in Beans of Wisdom… Michykdrama voices a complaint in “Voice: Episode 8” comment #13: This episode made me feel a bit conflicted. Because some parts had me annoyed like the ridiculous way Jin Hyuk took down the 100000 bad guys after just having been beaten half to death…. using a PEN to stab... More »


Drama Reactions & Reviews
Team Dramabeans: What we’re watching
by | February 18, 2017 | 138 Comments
I’m still in catch-up mode, but I diligently made my way through my stack of episodes ’cause (1) I can never stay away from dramas for too long, and (2) they pile up so quickly that the thought of what I’d have to confront if I kept ignoring the pile was too daunting. I mean,... More »


Open Thread
Open Thread #487
by | February 17, 2017 | 392 Comments
Happy Friday everyone! Here is your Open Thread, which is here for you to chat about anything you want, whether it be drama-related or not. Nothing’s off-topic here! Spoilers may be rife, so proceed accordingly.... More »


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Beans of Wisdom: A deeper look at female leads
by | February 12, 2017 | 48 Comments
This week in Beans of Wisdom… In “Tomorrow With You: Episode 1,” gummimochi asked how the hero can time-travel in public without raising suspicions. lina answers in comment #16: Korean people always starring at their cellphone’s screen on the subway, hence they will never notice a cutie time traveller appear and disappear on the subway.... More »


Drama Reactions & Reviews
Team Dramabeans: What we’re watching
by | February 11, 2017 | 140 Comments
Happy weekend, everyone! Team Dramabeans is busily planning for our 10-year anniversary bash, so I made sure to squeeze my drama-watching in early this week. I had to make time for Tomorrow With You though! It’s always nice to be excited by something new, so I’m crossing my fingers for this one. —girlfriday... More »


Drama Reactions & Reviews
Top 10 favorite dramas of all time
by | February 10, 2017 | 486 Comments
javabeans: And here we are, with the last of our 10th-anniversary Top 10 lists! Our initial goal in doing these Top 10’s was to celebrate our 10th birthday, and while we didn’t quite make all 10 fit into our birthday month, better late than never? girlfriday: Since we’re 10 years old all year long, I... More »


Open Thread
Open Thread #486
by | February 10, 2017 | 291 Comments
Happy Friday everyone! Here is your Open Thread, which is here for you to chat about anything you want, whether it be drama-related or not. Nothing’s off-topic here! Spoilers may be rife, so proceed accordingly.... More »


Drama Reactions & Reviews
Top 10 favorite drama directors
by | February 7, 2017 | 110 Comments
javabeans: Sometimes it’s funny when you pick your favorite writers or directors, and go back into their early histories and find projects in there that surprised you. girlfriday: I know, sometimes I’m genuinely shocked at the mix of projects people have in their filmographies, and that’s actually more the case with directors, because often times... More »