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Drama Recaps
Trot Lovers: Episode 9
by | July 23, 2014 | 19 Comments
Joon-hyun tries his best to keep his distance from Chun-hee, kidding himself that it’s in her best interest… but when outside forces conspire to harm her, he just can’t stop himself from worrying. As another suitor steps up to fill the gap he left behind, and enemies come out of the woodwork to sabotage Chun-hee’s... More »


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Marriage Not Dating: Episode 6
by | July 22, 2014 | 132 Comments
This episode begins to delve a little further into each character and what makes them tick, though each answer seems to lead to even more questions. We finally find out exactly what happened to Jang-mi to make her so terrified of being alone, and why Ki-tae is so determined to stay single. We even discover... More »


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Triangle: Episode 23
by | July 22, 2014 | 30 Comments
That’s a helluva pissed off expression if I’ve ever seen one. As more baddies are brought to light and more people on Young-dal’s side are threatened, Young-dal finds it increasingly harder to keep his anger in check. Now if you’re thinking that tidbit would prompt the evil chaebols to get hustlin’ on their ever-present-but-not-really-urgent threat... More »


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High School King of Savvy: Episode 11
by | July 22, 2014 | 170 Comments
The big reveal is finally here. It’s time for Soo-young to face the truth and decide what’s more important for her. Family? Love? Employment? She takes her time to deal with the betrayal and heartbreak, as does Min-seok. If she were to think for herself only, the answer to her dilemma seems pretty obvious, but... More »


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Marriage Not Dating: Episode 5
by | July 21, 2014 | 116 Comments
The contract romance fairy dust starts to work its magic on our not-a-couple, because as we all know, acting like you’re in love has a way of making you feel all the attendant highs and lows anyway. To make matters even more complicated, a real romance comes along to threaten the fake one, and our... More »


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Marriage Not Dating: Episodes 3-4
by | July 20, 2014 | 107 Comments
I love it. Marriage Not Dating is light, airy, and funny while also delivering a nice healthy dose of heart and depth. We’re starting to get glimpses into characters’ pasts that indicate that not everything is cuteness and romance in these people’s lives, and I think the show is setting a nice balance between hilarious... More »


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High School King of Savvy: Episode 10
by | July 19, 2014 | 264 Comments
This episode might start out cute, but it sure doesn’t stay that way. The simmering conflict between Min-seok and Jin-woo finally comes to a boil, and the lies Min-seok has been piling up begin to come crashing down. Public opinion, which has been split so far on the controversial issue of Jin-woo, is sure to... More »


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Trot Lovers: Episode 8
by | July 19, 2014 | 38 Comments
Romance is in the air as the guys step up and start to admit to themselves how they feel about Chun-hee. And possibly to her, too, although they hide behind their horses and guitars. Geon-woo at least takes a direct approach, by wining and dining, whereas Joon-hyun struggles with the realization that perhaps the best... More »


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Marriage Not Dating: Episodes 1-2
by | July 18, 2014 | 135 Comments
Now that my recap slate has freed up, I can finally turn my attention to something new. Marriage Not Dating is the newest Friday-Saturday offering from tvN, and I’ve been enjoying it immensely for its witty banter, laugh-out-loud humor, and its refreshing take on romance. Not to mention that there’s a hilarious contract relationship in... More »


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Fated To Love You: Episode 6
by | July 18, 2014 | 154 Comments
This show is so insanely fun to watch that it’s literally one puppy parade away from being the greatest thing on earth. It knows just when to tug on the heartstrings and just when to tease out that perfectly-timed comedic gag, with this episode in particular delving deeper into the growing connection between our newlyweds—especially... More »


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You’re All Surrounded: Episode 20 (Final)
by | July 17, 2014 | 89 Comments
Ready or not, it’s time for the rookies to graduate and find out whether they’ll sink or swim. The team scrambles to catch the baddie, and Pan-seok and Dae-gu challenge each other for biggest heroic sacrifice, because they can’t ever just be content to let the other win at something. Never has abiding by law... More »