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Heard It Through the Grapevine: Episode 2
by | February 26, 2015 | 81 Comments
These are the faces of the condemned about to face judge, jury, and executioner in the form of In-sang’s parents. They’re in for a shock even greater than the pregnancy reveal itself, culminating in a strangely funny sequence of events as the Han Family gets turned upside down. The tone still swings from funny to... More »


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Hyde, Jekyll, Me: Episode 11
by | February 25, 2015 | 102 Comments
Everything gets turned upside-down in this episode, as confessions begin to unfurl left and right. Whatever happened to good old-fashioned lying through your teeth? The peaceful coexistence between Robin and Seo-jin is threatened, though nothing is quite as confusing as Seo-jin’s sudden… niceness, leaving Hana completely spun around. And they say a leopard can’t change... More »


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Heard It Through the Grapevine: Episode 1
by | February 25, 2015 | 75 Comments
Well, this is going to be interesting. Heard It Through the Grapevine premiered on SBS this week in an attempt to fill the gaping hole in the lineup left by Punch, which is a hard act to follow if there ever was one. Boasting an unusual premise dealing with a teenage pregnancy between a poor... More »


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Ho-gu’s Love: Episode 5
by | February 23, 2015 | 129 Comments
Every episode brings Ho-gu new lessons to learn, though I like to think that he’s teaching just as many to Do-hee, even if he doesn’t mean to be. Today we get a bit of satisfaction as he stands up for himself and what matters to him—even if, of course, it’s done in his customarily sideways... More »


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Persevere, Gu Hae-ra: Episode 7
by | February 23, 2015 | 24 Comments
It’s an episode full of love triangles, red herrings, revealed secrets, and interrupted bliss, with all the characters getting a chance to express themselves for good or for bad. Team Persevere faces a new challenge with a change to the group, which strains relationships. Se-jong, meanwhile, deals with the baggage he carries from Hwangje, and... More »


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Kill Me, Heal Me: Episode 14
by | February 23, 2015 | 262 Comments
This was an episode of things I’ve been wanting to happen for a long, long time. It starts light (and bromantic!) for the Lunar New Year, but we pick up momentum as the show gets ready to enter its last quarter. The puzzle pieces fit together, one after the other, and the mystery of the... More »


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Kill Me, Heal Me: Episode 13
by | February 21, 2015 | 275 Comments
It seems clear that Ri-jin and Do-hyun like each other, but the obstacles in their path are numerous and daunting. The full truth of the past continues to evade them, and the more they think about the future the darker it seems. But Do-hyun is set on his path, determined to shoulder the burdens that... More »


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Hyde, Jekyll, Me: Episode 10
by | February 19, 2015 | 140 Comments
Today it’s our hero who becomes the damsel in distress, when he walks right into a trap designed to take him down memory lane. The question is whether remembering the truth will make him retreat further into his hiding place, or give him the chance to rise above his fear. Who needs therapy when you’ve... More »


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Ho-gu’s Love: Episode 4
by | February 19, 2015 | 78 Comments
It’s Christmas, and what better way to celebrate than by giving birth? Okay, I could think of a few ways that might be better. Or a few hundred. As Do-hee struggles through the pains of the labor, Ho-gu also struggles to figure out how he fits in her life, if he even fits at all.... More »


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Punch: Episode 19 (Final)
by | February 19, 2015 | 100 Comments
Writing an introduction has never felt more like crafting an obituary, because it means we’ve finally reached the end of the line for one of the best shows of the year, and one of the greatest character studies in drama history. Like our hero, we made this journey knowing with certainty that it would end,... More »


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Hyde, Jekyll, Me: Episode 9
by | February 18, 2015 | 45 Comments
It’s becoming quite the juggling act to maintain this twin cover story, especially when our baddie seems to be closing in on the truth faster than anyone would like. Meanwhile, Hana discovers another point of connection to Seo-jin, and Robin gets a crash course on what it takes to be the uptight bossypants around here.... More »