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Dramabeans 5-Year Anniversary Giveaway #4
by | January 22, 2012 | 1,545 Comments
javabeans: So here we are with the last giveaway in our five-year anniversary extravaganza! Phew, I’m tired. All this organizing is exhausting. Next year Dramabeans is just gonna have to deal with a store cake and a third-rate magician. girlfriday: Just no clowns. That’s no way to spend a birthday. javabeans: Now I know how... More »


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Dramabeans 5-Year Anniversary Giveaway #3
by | January 15, 2012 | 1,011 Comments
girlfriday: Week three of the blazin’ birthday giveaway extravaganza extraordinaire! javabeans: You know what that means: More presents! Man, what a spoiled 5-year-old Dramabeans is. girlfriday: Right? If DB were a kid, we’d have one needy brat on our hands. javabeans: Then again, most 5-year-olds receive presents, and DB’s giving ‘em out. Although I don’t... More »


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Dramabeans 5-Year Anniversary Giveaway #2
by | January 8, 2012 | 1,494 Comments
girlfriday: And the birthday bash continues! javabeans: As promised, we’re kicking off a new round of prizes, so if you didn’t win this time, you’ve got a brand new chance to try. Just please don’t break our site. girlfriday: Yeah, who knew free stuff would bring this many people out of the woodwork? javabeans: I... More »


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Transplant Informers hosts City Hunter DVD sweepstakes
by | January 5, 2012 | 29 Comments
Heads up, giveaway lovers! We’re not the only ones holding giveaways this month: We’ve gotten word of a City Hunter DVD sweepstakes being held by Transplant Informers (a blog in association with the Asian American Donor Program), which has launched a project using Korean dramas as an outlet to educate about bone marrow donation. (Using... More »


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Dramabeans 5-Year Anniversary Giveaway #1
by | January 1, 2012 | 2,410 Comments
javabeans: Happy New Year! Another year has zoomed by — time flies when you’re watching dramas, don’tcha know — and 2012 marks an extra-special moment for us at Dramabeans, because the site turns 5 this month. girlfriday: Happy birthday Dramabeans! You’re finally old enough to go to kindergarten! javabeans: Or advanced into middle age, if... More »


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Giveaway Winner: SM Town New York
by | October 19, 2011 | 48 Comments
  Congratulations to the lucky giveaway winner: Reina! You’ve just scored yourself a ticket to Drool City Live, the magical place where fangirl dreams come true. We’ll be emailing you your e-ticket for the concert shortly, so that you can wave it in the air for a victory dance to your favorite Super Junior song.... More »
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Giveaway: Win a ticket to SM Town NYC
by | October 17, 2011 | 509 Comments
Thanks to one of our loyal DB readers, we have a ticket to SM Town: New York to give away. So if you live in the New York area and want to see Super Junior, TVXQ, Girls’ Generation, SHINee, KANGTA, BoA, and f(x), then leave a comment below and enter to win! Tags: giveaways... More »
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Dramabeans wins graphic design competition
by | October 4, 2011 | 181 Comments
  Just wanted to share some awesome off-topic bloggy news: Dramabeans was entered in the Graphic Design USA American Graphic Design Awards Competition 2011, and our site was selected as a winner! Well technically, the lovely, awesome, talented designers at JPD Studio won the award. Because they did all the hard work. (Details, psh.) But... More »
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A Gathering of Writers to Say Thank You
by | October 1, 2011 | 391 Comments
  Introduction Unbeknownst to Javabeans or Girlfriday, many of the magical creatures in k-dramaland gathered together in a secluded glen within the kingdom of Dramabeans, long after the fey mistresses of the kingdom had gone to bed. They had known for some time that Dramabeans was nearing its 5,000th post (!!), and they racked their... More »


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[Commercial break] Giveaway and sponsored review
by | November 29, 2010 | No Comments
This is a compensated review by BlogHer and Intel. As I mentioned previously, I was recently given the opportunity to participate in a BlogHer review program under the title “Do More, Faster.” I said yes because, hello! Doing more? Doing it faster? Now that’s the way to speak to a workaholic’s heart. (By the way,... More »


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[Commercial break] Sponsor and giveaway notice
by | November 24, 2010 | No Comments
This is a compensated review by BlogHer and Intel. All right folks, time for a word on behalf of our sponsors at Blogher, who contacted me about doing a review (and giveaway) on a laptop powered by The Intel® Core™ i5 processor and an Intel® Wireless Display (aka WiDi) adaptor allowing me to use my... More »