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Sitcoms/Variety Shows
Grandpas Over Flowers: Episode 10
by | September 8, 2013 | 46 Comments
EPISODE 10. Broadcast on September 6, 2013. javabeans: We rejoin the crew with the grandpas (minus Soon-jae halbae) and the newly arrived Seo-jin and Sunny, as they prepare to head out. The halbaes want to eat mango shaved ice, and Sunny gets right on it, scrolling through her smartphone, which triggers this hilarious comparison to... More »

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Running Man: Episode 161
by | September 6, 2013 | 106 Comments
The ultimate variety idol veterans climb on board to capture what might be the best Running Man episode in recent memory. As a group who have stayed together for the past fifteen years, they know all the ins and outs to deliver the goods that leave us laughing for more. Cunning, ruthless, and even downright... More »

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Production in full swing on tvN sitcom Potato Star 2013QR3
by | September 3, 2013 | 61 Comments
Looks like they’re getting literal with the upcoming sitcom Potato Star 2013QR3, which has fortunately come to (half) its senses by revising its original title, Potato-Shaped Sweet Potato Star 2013QR3. Now if we could do something about that “2013QR3″… (purposely cryptic-sounding to mimic the naming of a new star). This is the new daily sitcom... More »

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Lee Seung-gi to be Na PD’s next luggage boy
by | September 3, 2013 | 122 Comments
Ermagerd. You guuuuuyssss, Na PD and Seung-gi, together again! WHO’S EXCITED? Lee Seung-gi has confirmed that he’ll be teaming up with PD Na Young-seok for the next season of tvN’s Grandpas Over Flowers, except this time, it’ll be with four actresses instead. It’s being called a Part 2 of his travel backpacking series, so we’ll... More »

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Grandpas Over Flowers: Episode 9
by | August 31, 2013 | 87 Comments
  EPISODE 9. Broadcast on August 30, 2013. girlfriday: We pick up at the end of the first day in Taiwan, after the halbaes have navigated their own way to the guesthouse and finally had a chance to walk around and see some sights. They mostly tour the marketplace and then go shopping at the... More »

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Running Man: Episode 160
by | August 30, 2013 | 67 Comments
What starts off as a confusing episode in an icy building where our cast fights over a spot to live the good life takes a much-welcomed upswing later on in the hour. There are still some golden nuggets of hilarity despite seeing some of the same games of old, but I’ll never tire of watching... More »

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Grandpas Over Flowers: Episode 8
by | August 27, 2013 | 63 Comments
EPISODE 8. Broadcast on August 23, 2013. javabeans: The halbaes are back with Season 2! We open with a montage of scenes from the first season, and interview snippets with the halbaes. Already I’m cracking up with Il-sub halbae, answering the question of what he recalls of the ten days he spent in Europe: “Melbourne?... More »

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Running Man: Episode 159
by | August 23, 2013 | 67 Comments
It’s time to cool off from the heat as our cast battles it out to be the last couple standing. But with gold on the line, they’ll have to ask themselves the age-old question: Do you choose love or money? Or is it possible to have both? Perhaps maybe they need to focus on staying... More »

Sitcoms/Variety Shows
Grandpas Over Flowers: Episode 7
by | August 17, 2013 | 76 Comments
  EPISODE 7. Broadcast on August 16, 2013. javabeans: Here we are, already at the Season 1 finale for this show, with the last episode of this European trip. Well, it’s on cable and it’s experimenting with format so it’s been a short Season 1, but on the other hand, it’s been a loooooong Season... More »

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Running Man: Episode 158
by | August 16, 2013 | 27 Comments
It’s a numbers game this week on Running Man as they fight the odds against their favor. They’ll have to use their brains and brawn to tackle the puzzling clues to figure out who’s who, which gives us a nice little spin on the classic nametag game. Then to top it off, another actor sheds... More »

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Grandpas Over Flowers: Episode 6
by | August 10, 2013 | 44 Comments
EPISODE 6. Broadcast on August 9, 2013. javabeans: You know the dancing high-heeled feet in the intro animation for this show? I hadn’t stopped to give it a good thought but it occurs to me today that I’ve always kinda had the thought in the back of my mind that it was a halbae in... More »