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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 | 265 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 | 276 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 | 141 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 | 106 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 | 35 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 | 58 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 »