Archive for the ‘Sitcoms/Variety Shows’ Category

Sitcoms/Variety Shows
Running Man: Episode 203
by | July 12, 2014 | 48 Comments
Our cast tries to recover their lost memories in an all-day tour race in this second half. Little do they know that what they’ve all forgotten is remembered(ish) by someone among them and that person is out for a little payback. But I guess when you’re busy seeing, eating, and doing everything that this region... More »


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Answer Me, Youths Over Flowers
by | July 8, 2014 | 51 Comments
Trust evil genius Na PD (Grandpas Over Flowers, 1N2D) to trick us yet again! He’d initially kidnapped a trio of musicians (and variety regulars) for his new backpacking variety program Youths Over Flowers, giving the title a tongue-in-cheek twist since Yoon Sang, Yoo Hee-yeol, and Lee Juck are all fortysomething and more appropriately ajusshis than... More »


Sitcoms/Variety Shows
Running Man: Episode 202
by | July 4, 2014 | 46 Comments
EPISODE 202. Broadcast on June 29, 2014. javabeans: We’re taking over Running Man recapping duties this week! Don’t worry, gummimochi is safe and sound in the closet where we left her tied up, but we’ll let her out just as soon as we’re done. I actually don’t think I’ve watched a Running Man episode since... More »


Sitcoms/Variety Shows
Idols bunk together in boardinghouse sitcom
by | July 2, 2014 | 23 Comments
Everything old is new again: MBC Every1 (a cable channel) is looking to revive the success of 1990s hit sitcom Three Men, Three Women (itself borrowed from the American Friends, sort of), which was a popular sitcom that notably starred a young Song Seung-heon back before he was a superstar. That show was centered around... More »


Sitcoms/Variety Shows
Running Man: Episode 201
by | June 27, 2014 | 43 Comments
It’s another Idol Special on Running Man this week as the cast gets down and dirty to work the field and sometimes get too close for comfort with the farm animals. Given how much they spend their time in the muddy fields, you could almost could call it that instead. So will the cast give... More »


Sitcoms/Variety Shows
Na PD’s next travel variety spin-off Youth Over Flowers sets sail
by | June 25, 2014 | 42 Comments
I was wondering how many things you could put over flowers before running out, but something tells me Na PD will never run out of combinations of people to send overseas on a tiny budget for their pain and our enjoyment. Variety PD Na Young-seok’s next installment of his hit tvN franchise Grandpas Over Flowers... More »


Sitcoms/Variety Shows
Running Man: Episode 200
by | June 20, 2014 | 55 Comments
Happy 200th Episode, Running Man! What better way is there to celebrate than spending ninety more minutes with Park Ji-sung both on and off the soccer pitch. The cast experiences all that Indonesia has to offer from its ardent fans to befriending the wildlife, topped off with the most ultimate punishment for this momentous milestone.... More »


Sitcoms/Variety Shows
Running Man: Episode 199
by | June 12, 2014 | 34 Comments
Park Ji-sung. Need I say more? Okay, I’ll say more. Our beloved captain is back for the third year running to train our cast to be in tip-top shape for the Asian Dream Cup, though really, this rigorous bootcamp seems to be more work for him than anyone else. Then soccer sensation meets soccer legend,... More »


Sitcoms/Variety Shows
Running Man: Episode 198
by | June 5, 2014 | 87 Comments
Love will be put to the ultimate test in this couple competition, where unlikely pairings give us the most hilarious and heart-pounding moments from awkward first meeting to almost-kisses. Or maybe I just enjoy seeing Jong-kook’s bashful side for ninety minutes. Hell, who am I kidding—I could watch his cheeks flush red next to a... More »


Sitcoms/Variety Shows
Running Man: Episode 197
by | May 30, 2014 | 44 Comments
Only Running Man could take a neighborhood game like ddakji and turn it into a nationwide competition. In this tournament, there’s more than just scholarship money on the line for these seven universities. We’re talking about the importance of upholding your school’s name, protecting its honor, and rooting for your schoolmates until your voice goes... More »


Sitcoms/Variety Shows
Running Man: Episode 196
by | May 22, 2014 | 49 Comments
Ever wished that Running Man would repeat some of your favorite Running Man episodes? We travel back in time to revisit some classic and notable wins, giving the cast a chance to re-write history. What if there was a different Yoomes Bond? Or another Sherlock Holmes episode? Or better yet—what if you switched up the... More »