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Plus Nine Boys: Episode 6
by | September 15, 2014 | 99 Comments
Memory is a funny thing, and it’s fascinating how two people can remember the same situation in two completely different ways. This episode is a good lesson in why communication is important, because when you make assumptions about what your partner is feeling in order to make yourself feel better, you can ruin everything if... More »


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My Spring Days: Episode 1
by | September 14, 2014 | 65 Comments
What a pleasant surprise. My Spring Days premiered on MBC this week, and while it does inevitably have that comfort food vibe, it still adds enough of its own zest to become a hearty, standalone dish. With an unconventional pairing at its center and plenty of space for serious drama down the road, I was... More »


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It’s Okay, It’s Love: Episode 16 (Final)
by | September 13, 2014 | 130 Comments
It’s been a long road, but we’ve finally made it to the end for It’s Okay, It’s Love. What awaits us here is the message the show has tout at us all series long: hope. But now it’s time to say our farewells to the characters whose lives we’ve followed for the past two months,... More »


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Iron Man: Episode 1
by | September 13, 2014 | 129 Comments
If promotional materials failed to sufficiently prep you for one of the most bizarre premieres to ever grace the airwaves, then take this as a cue to gird your loins—Iron Man, KBS’s newest addition to the sparse Wednesday-Thursday lineup, has a lot going on. And surprisingly, it’s not just that the hero of the story... More »


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Plus Nine Boys: Episode 5
by | September 12, 2014 | 45 Comments
Feelings get laid bare in this episode full of twists. We find out what makes Jin-gu such bad news, but also what happened to make him change. The question is, would anyone who hasn’t seen the way he secretly looks at Se-young believe him? There’s no shortage of lows to go with all the highs,... More »


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Discovery of Romance: Episode 8
by | September 12, 2014 | 114 Comments
To call or not to call? That is the question that lingers throughout this whole episode. It’s a frustrating game of tug-of-war, in which neither side is willing to cut any slack. The reluctance to communicate reveals a fundamental flaw in the relationship — something that our couple may not have noticed yet — and... More »


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It’s Okay, It’s Love: Episode 15
by | September 11, 2014 | 104 Comments
It’s time for our hero to face reality, which means he has to confront some realizations about himself and his family he’d much rather shy away from. By no means is it the easiest of hours to sit through, but at least it’s not all doom and gloom—there’s always a light moment to break up... More »


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Discovery of Romance: Episode 7
by | September 10, 2014 | 171 Comments
It’s a fast descent into confusion as our leads make baffling choices, causing us to wonder if anyone even deserves to be together. Is it really okay to hide important parts of your life, or make someone suffer because they hurt you in the past, or take pleasure from someone else’s pain in the name... More »


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Three Musketeers: Episode 4
by | September 8, 2014 | 72 Comments
Talk about your worst first day on the job ever. Something tells me that Dal-hyang’s about to face a lot of “worst firsts ever,” though, so he may as well get used to this feeling of constant disorientation. It’ll serve him well over the rest of his tenure serving the prince, who is, finally, outright... More »


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Plus Nine Boys: Episode 4
by | September 8, 2014 | 72 Comments
The show continues to deliver on the sweet and sad moments, as we learn more about each of our boys and their ladies. More of Kwang-soo and Da-in’s history is revealed, leaving us with more questions than answers. Jin-gu struggles with his desire to tell Se-young about his feelings at the risk of losing not... More »


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It’s Okay, It’s Love: Episode 14
by | September 7, 2014 | 95 Comments
Get a box of tissues at the ready before you watch this episode, because things have to get worse before they can get better. As years of underlying issues rise to the surface, brace yourself for an episode where everything spirals out of control, and then crashes and burns in front of our hero’s eyes.... More »