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Sitcoms/Variety Shows
1 Night 2 Days: Episode 388
by | June 1, 2012 | 44 Comments
EPISODE 388. Broadcast on May 27, 2012. girlfriday: The boys gather for the opening and congratulate Tae-woong on finishing Equator Man. He does a ceremonial baton pass over to Joo-won for Gaksital, which actually replaced his drama on the same network, same timeslot. Cue teaser, and Joo-won screaming GAKSITAAAAAAAAL! which is already an addiction of... More »

Sitcoms/Variety Shows
Answer to 1997 starts filming, adds to cast
by | May 28, 2012 | 35 Comments
Has the forever choding graduated to high school? Our first still from the set of upcoming tvN sitcom Answer to 1997 shows Eun Ji-won (1 Night 2 Days) back to his 90s self, dressed in a high school uniform and pouting for the camera. He tweeted the picture from the set, calling himself Eun Goding,... More »

Sitcoms/Variety Shows
Running Man: Episode 95
by | May 27, 2012 | 36 Comments
This week our RMF team of agents is going to need some useful skills in their mission to find the 11th Running Man. Apart from their gear they’ll need: stealth, finesse, and brains. But who am I kidding – I just hope they come out alive. Get ready for Running Man: Mission Impossible. SONG OF... More »

Sitcoms/Variety Shows
1 Night 2 Days: Episode 387
by | May 25, 2012 | 37 Comments
EPISODE 387. Broadcast on May 20, 2012. javabeans: None of the boys got to see much in the way of dolphins last week except Shi-kyung, and his view was from a helicopter, but right off the bat it looks like Attempt No. 2 is more successful. girlfriday: We get a recap of Shi-kyung’s discovery, and... More »

Sitcoms/Variety Shows
Lee Seung-gi to return to variety?
by | May 24, 2012 | 110 Comments
I swear, this guy’s career is one well-oiled machine. Now that his drama The King 2 Hearts has wrapped, Lee Seung-gi has been announced as one of the MCs for a new variety show to hit SBS late this summer, called Table for 100. It hasn’t been confirmed, but if he does take the gig,... More »

Sitcoms/Variety Shows
Running Man: Episode 94
by | May 20, 2012 | 44 Comments
The Running Man cast finally gets married! Well, sort of. Get ready for a crazy all-day race where our grooms will have to prove their strength, our brides will have to use their wits, and our couples have to work together to come out on top. That is, if you can hear any of their... More »

Drama Recaps
Standby: Episodes 15-29 (Highlights)
by | May 20, 2012 | 47 Comments
Now that we’re almost 30 episodes into the show, I think Standby has established its tone and approach, which is to say: silly, fluffy, and simple. There isn’t a lot of complexity here and I think the conflicts are pretty basic, and the show tends to draw its characters in broad strokes rather than working... More »

Sitcoms/Variety Shows
1 Night 2 Days: Episode 386
by | May 18, 2012 | 46 Comments
EPISODE 386. Broadcast on May 13, 2012. javabeans: And 1N2D is back! Thanks to the union strike, we’ve had about a month off from new episodes, with some filler broadcasts in the interim, but this is the first episode back. Ratings for 1N2D and Happy Sunday were cut in half from their usual numbers, but... More »

Sitcoms/Variety Shows
Running Man: Episode 93
by | May 13, 2012 | 49 Comments
It’s a Nonstop Survival Race in today’s episode where popularity may not always prove beneficial. Public opinion has never been this important and the Running Man does their best to evade their captors – each other. Happy Survival Race Running Man! May the odds be ever in your favor. EPISODE 93. Broadcast on May 6,... More »

Sitcoms/Variety Shows
Running Man: Episode 92
by | May 6, 2012 | 42 Comments
If you don’t mind your jjajangmyun bowl taking all day to be delivered, you can put in an order at the Running Man Restaurant. Careful it doesn’t come with a side dish of betrayal and make sure to wash that down with a tall glass of hijinks. EPISODE 92. Broadcast on April 29, 2012. Tags:... More »

Sitcoms/Variety Shows
Variety Roulette: Healing Camp
by | May 4, 2012 | 73 Comments
Time for another Variety Roulette! This time we landed on a show that neither of us has ever seen: Healing Camp, which airs on Mondays on SBS. I hope for our sakes that it’s a good show… Tags: featured, JYP, Variety Roulette... More »