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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 | 105 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 »

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Punch: Episode 18
by | February 18, 2015 | 34 Comments
If there’s just one unlikable aspect to this episode, it’s that it brings us one step closer to the end. But Punch’s penultimate episode throws no punches as the fighting between the relatively good guys and the definitely bad guys reaches a fever pitch. Not only are we running out of time, but so is... More »

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Heart to Heart: Episode 12
by | February 17, 2015 | 57 Comments
Love is a very healing thing, and its effects are evident as we start to see exactly how far Hong-do has come. She never wears her helmet anymore, she’s able to talk to new people in stressful situations and look them in the eye, and she’s even dressing better. But just when it looks like... More »

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Persevere, Gu Hae-ra: Episode 6
by | February 17, 2015 | 53 Comments
The story moves onward with more relationship progress, great musical numbers, and plenty of humor. Confusion and recognition of feelings complicates relationships, but jealousy in good amounts does its job to provoke action and plot progression. We see Hae-ra increasingly conflicted with her relationship with Ray, who’s becoming more and more like Se-chan to her.... More »

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Spy: Episodes 11-12
by | February 17, 2015 | 203 Comments
Love and truth don’t quite go hand in hand as everyone seems to get a gun and a little extra motivation this week, leading to a few confrontations that end with more than just empty threats and dark promises. Blood is shed, hearts are broken, and Sun-woo gains some clarity of focus he didn’t even... More »

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Kill Me, Heal Me: Episode 12
by | February 17, 2015 | 247 Comments
For a change, Do-hyun is not left cleaning up the trail of Se-gi’s destruction — instead, he actually gets to reap some benefit from his alter’s bold and avant-garde approach to problem-solving. He’s surprised to discover that he can even learn a thing or two from Se-gi. But when you’re Cha Do-hyun, the laughs don’t... More »

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Ho-gu’s Love: Episode 3
by | February 16, 2015 | 60 Comments
It’s my turn to weigh in on Ho-gu’s Love! For being promoted as a light and zany opposites-attract romance, this show is surprisingly more heartfelt than I’d expected. There are lots of comedic moments, but the show is centered much more around the emotional development than the comedy, which gives it a more subdued overall... More »

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Heart to Heart: Episode 11
by | February 15, 2015 | 23 Comments
It’s time for Hong-do to pay the piper for her deception, and it says a lot about how far she’s come in her healing that she doesn’t shrink from doing what needs to be done. Doing the right thing goes a long way towards boosting her confidence too, and she even makes a new friend... More »

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Kill Me, Heal Me: Episode 11
by | February 14, 2015 | 225 Comments
They say people don’t change, but does that hold true for someone with six other people living inside of him? Se-gi goes to extreme lengths this episode to become the man Ri-jin wants him to be, straining his own limits along with Ri-jin’s patience. The results are both hilarious and heartwarming, but Do-hyun’s continued absence... More »