I love this tweet by the senior writer for Rolling Stone India Riddhi Chakraborty in which she speaks of why she loves The Untamed, as well as how she sees the Chiense censorship:

“Itโ€™s important for our community to have stories like thisโ€”a pure love story that doesnโ€™t become a tragedy because the main couple are two men. They are happy and #theyhaveason! Of course I wish the censorship didnโ€™t exist and that they could show them getting married and being intimate (like they do in the original novel) because thatโ€™s all very much part of our lives as human beings, BUT… this is a step in the right direction.”

For those Beanies who might not be interested in the Boys Love genre, I would urge you to give this drama a try.

Here is Ms. Chakraborty’s moving and beautifully written tweet

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    I will forever appreciate the writers and directors for putting in the work to get past the censorship. Honestly, they could have gone the lazy route and it would have taken away from what made the book/magna so damn special.

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      So many things could have gone so wrong, but instead we got a drama that is so enriching and satisfying in so many ways. After what happened to The Addicted and how much of the story was altered for Guardian, it is an incredible feat for The Untamed to stay so true to MXTX’s MDZS.

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        Guardian was so disappointing. Yes, I said it.

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          😆😆😆 I think most viewers finished the drama because they love the novel and Bai Yu/Zhu Yilong euphoric chemistry! Considering the production woes and the uncertainty dealing with censorship, fans definitely gave the drama lots of slack imo.

          I really wanted to like it but after 3 separate attempts I only lasted as long as episode 20 and got my fill from fan edit YT vids.

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            Having pretty people attempt to make googly eyes can only get you so far in a series.

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            I only made it 20 episodes in and just couldn’t keep going. The only good thing was the main characters and actors. Everything else about this drama was so so bad.

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        it was quite a feat for the production team for the hard work that they have done and of course, let’s not forget our Xiao Zhan and Wang Yibo for their amazing performance as WWX and LWJ.

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    This was my first BL drama. I donโ€™t know why I havenโ€™t seen one before. It just happened to be. Am so happy this was the first and that this show was so poignant that it beats all love stories. The show made me fall in love with their love and itโ€™s going to be so hard moving away from this. Everything just pales in comparison.

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      There is a pretty small number of BL dramas available and even a smaller number of BL dramas which are good. Most are low budget productions made for a core audience, but good ones have a lot of heart. But the incredible success of dramas like Guardian and now The Untamed certainly made the industry take notice and now there are dozens of BL dramas in various stages of production in China.

      I hear ya @mayhemf about how now everything else just pales in comparison. Their love is grand but also subtle at the same time. It is just so epic in every way.

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        Here is hoping, but like all once in a lifetime dramas, people are gonna want this to be the norm and not the exception. When will these studios/production companies get that. The tide is changing and people are growing. Get it together.

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        I’m just worried because with how China is they might actually start getting more stringent in their censorship because of how popular The Untamed (and Guardian) were. There have been many ridiculous censorship laws that have come about because of certain dramas being popular.

        So I am worried for these future BL productions and that they may be even more gutted then what Guardian was. I hope I’m wrong.

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    Ooh awesome that you post this! I read this a while ago and really like what she said.

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      I never really perceived Untamed as a BL. Just a profound love story. Never thought the drama really needed intimacy of what we think of as “BL”. It was just perfect as it was.
      But in the novel the BL intimacy worked really fine.

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        “I never really perceived Untamed as a BL. Just a profound love story.”

        ME TOO !!! And I also feel this way about the book as well. I never saw it as BL, just a epic love story.

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          I think I understand your pointย @linda-palapalaย andย @larelle79, which might be that love is love regardless gender, which I wholeheartedly agree. But since depiction of homosexual love is so rare in dramas that we should not lessen the significance of the success of theย The Untamedย here!
          Even though I am no expert of the BL genre and its historical evolution, the works in the genre does not always include explicit portrayals of sexual intimacy (if thatโ€™s indeed what you are referring to, which I could totally misunderstood.) I now have read quite a few BL novels which do not include any sex scenes. Also, the fact that MXTX is considered a BL genre writer and TU is an adaptation of her work, I would consider TU a BL drama despite some changes made due to censorship and/or artistic choice by the scriptwriters.
          But perhaps this is all beside the point!! I am just so happy to hear from a significant member of the Asian LGBTQ community like Riddhi Chakraborty who loves and appreciates the work and finds consolation in the dramaโ€™s success. That is meaningful for me as a firm supporter of gay rights.

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            I’m also a supporter, and TU is a great intro to BL stories, showing those who’ve never tried BL (due to prejudice) that it’s okay and maybe not quite what they imagine . And I’m certainly not trying to lessen the significance of Untamed success – it was beyond successful and even more significant to the success and advancement of BL stories because it was such a beautiful love story, even without showing the intimacy of the novel. Especially for those who never tried anything BL and think they wouldn’t be interested, just because it’s labeled “BL”. (I’m speaking of a dear friend, who I’ve never convinced to watch BL yet). TU is such a great introduction to anything BL.
            I just thought the drama was intimate enough without needing to see anything more explicit – in this particular case and drama, not as a general rule and not discounting other BL novels and dramas.
            One of my favorite dramas is Addicted, and even though it was censored and then cancelled I was so curious about what the 2nd season would have been like, so much so that I read the novel. Well, at least most of it – I was a bit disappointed in the 2nd half of the novel but for other reasons.
            I watch all of the Taiwanese HIStory and applaud their success. Even though the production quality is small (since they have a lot less money than mainland China) I’d support their artistic works anyway.
            But, all in all and tbh, I like BL dramas in general because they seem to be able to act more naturally with each other and not forced romance/forced chemisty like so many “normal” (I don’t know what other word to use for male/female!) dramas. I like the way the male characters are written usually more than the way the female characters are written.
            I really want to watch S.C.I. that was out in 2018, but can’t find it anywhere – anyone ever hear of this c-drama?
            These thoughts are kind of random and all over the place, but right now that’s how my brain is processing! I understand your point and agree with it, but then my thinking went beyond…

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            Oops, I got so into this discussion that I just burned up my teapot…

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            One more last thought that came to me as I was cleaning my teapot: what started me thinking was when I was trying to figure out what words and explanations to use to get a friend to watch the TU. If I’d tell her it was BL she would never even try it, not in the least interested. But using the words “soulmates” or “cultivation partners who solve mysteries together” and “it has a happy ending”, it’s fantasy, etc., then she might try it and like it.

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            Oh no! I hope that wasn’t your favorite teapot, @linda-palapala!

            S.C.I is available on your usual suspect websites, but unfortunately I see now all episodes are subbed. But since it is a procedural with 5 episodes per case, perhaps it is possible to watch selectively?

            I have heard good things about the show, and that the drama did its best to stay true to the OTP as portrayed by the novel although there are some changes with the side characters. It even has a lesbian couple in the show. Imagine that!! I believe that the show had achieved some well deserved success that there is talk of a second season.

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          I don’t even consider WangXian as gay. they were just two persons who fell for each other deeply.

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    I have a like dislike relationship with Riddhi…. I dislike half her articles because they read more like a personal diary than an interview, but I kinda love her social media posts.

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    Very well said. As I’m sure everyone knows, I love this drama. But one thing that made me especially love this drama is the impact it had on my mom.

    My mom is very mormon which I’m sure lots of people know are against anything LGBTQ+. I’ve had many discussions about this with her as I am a very strong supporter of gay rights, but she always held to the belief of ‘love the people but not the sin’ (because being born a certain way I suppose makes you a sinner). However, she has specifically told me that she has started to see the LGBTQ+ community in a different light. She is more obsessed with The Untamed then me as she has seen it atleast 5+ times, read the book and also read Heaven’s Official Blessing, watched the BTS, and watched all the fan meets. She loves the relationship in the drama and finds it beautiful. She has even lamented that she wished they kissed. And now in other dramas (like My Country) she will even be like ‘they should be a couple’ to 2 male characters. And the other day she sent me the below image:

    I told her it looks like my favorite scene from the book (where he is blindfolded and Lan Zhan takes total advantage of him 😏) and her response was ‘It’s my favorite scene also’.

    So even if I didn’t love the drama already, the impact it had on my mom alone, and the fact it changed some of her thoughts on gay relationships and the LGBTQ+ community makes this drama one of the most important, impactful and beloved drama I’ve ever encountered.

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      Thank you so much for sharing this, @trinpie. I am deeply moved hearing how this drama has such an impact on you in such a personal way. Cheers to this great drama for its ability to make such change one person at a time!! I am hopeful for the future.

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      Wow, thanks for sharing – it means a lot, especially knowing some people really can open their hearts and a drama like Untamed can have a positive effect because of its message of love.

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Lord have mercy. 😭😭😭 Let me perish right here, right now, Your Grace.

On the Moon

Just when I thought your best look is normcore of a comfy sweater or a nicely tailored suit, you decide to do this.

Fan

Rid of that offensive fan away!! Why does it frame your face even better than WWX\’s Dizi?
Bazaar Shoot

Yes, you are just gonna break our heart and be a villain in the next project, aren\’t you?
Please do, because you can do anything, and do it well.
Calm the F Down
You make it too easy to be a fan. Just please give me one reason to love you less for self preservation.

#IamJustNotThatIntoYou

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Kimbapnoona\’s \”End of the Decade\” List Part 11

The Drama That Provoked the Deepest Obsession: The Untamed

The Untamed is a giant vortex that sucked me further and further down to new dimensions.

From the drama,

To the novel and the author Mo Xiang Tong Xiu\’s other works,

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To the audio drama, to the donghua,

To the TU bts videos,

To the cast\’s interviews,

To the BJYX/XZ/WYB fandom,

To the Land of Chinese BL novels which I have had so much fun discovering this genre of literature I knew nothing about.

And last but not least, thank you The Untamed for introducing us to Xiao Zhan who made an honest fangirl out of me!

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Kimbapnoona\’s \”End of the Decade\” List Part 10

\”The Drama That Makes Me Doubt if My Eyes Are Connected to My Brain:
Rich Man, Poor Woman (Korean Adaptation)

You know how sometimes even though junk food has garbage nutritional value but it\’s so satisfyingly tasty that you just cannot stop eating it?

This is not that drama. This is just garbage.

Honorable Mention: Evergreen

Stop spreading the magic pollen and spike the drinks with it! Gross!

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    Special thanks to @wishfultoki for enduring through RMPW with me! Drama comrade indeed!

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      Ha! Iโ€™m currently enjoying Park Sung Hoonโ€™s performance as a slick serial killer(!) in Psychopath Diary. I think he was totally wasted as a second lead in RMPW.

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        Haha @wishfultoki whose talent wasn’t wasted in RMPW?

        Just browsing over PSH’s filmography and realized that I actually have watched many dramas he was involved in. So glad to see him getting more significant roles the last couple years!! There is something about putting one’s time and gaining as much experience as possible even if the process is not always pretty! 😆

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    Evergreen gif credit ย @giegie0384

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Kimbapnoona\’s \”End of the Decade\” List Part 9

Best Character Who Suffers the Most Unjustified Fate: Song Ji-won, Age of Youth
Song Ji-won is a girl who is the dearest to my heart and I aspire to be her brazen self

She was everything I wanted in a heroine -intelligent, courageous, loyal, and caring. Therefore I was completely destroyed by seconds of two epilogues toward the end. I will take my bitterness toward the writer for doing that to my beloved character to my grave kicking and screaming, without even the courtesy of making it part of the narratives just to seemingly to bludgeon the tragedy onto viewers\’s head when least expected.

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    she was sooo entertaining !
    and for the Show to NOT let her actually have the guy… *le sigh*

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      The SsongSong couple was the best! I love seeing them together so so so much.

      But that’s the thing, @kethysk, the writer did tell us that eventually they will be together and have an adorable daughter together, except….except….except….*cries
      And she didn’t even let us see how they eventually got together either……*wrings handkerchief

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Kimbapnoona\’s \”End of the Decade\” List Part 8

The Drama with the Most Uncontrollable Urge to Ship: Avengers Social Club
Is it really so morally wrong to ship the underage son with his stepmom?
Yes, it is, kimbap. It truly is.
*slaps self left *slaps self right

Honorable Mention: Avengers Social Club, aka โ€œThe Drama That Makes Me Ship the Underage Sonโ€™s Underage Friend Who Makes Seafood Ramen for Stepmom Morning After Heavy Drinking\”

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    I have also wrote a sequel in my mind for ASC in which the story begins withthe now divorced FML and her no-longer son return together to the seaside town where he grew up cooking lots of seafood ramen when her two ahjumma BFFs join them to start a little investigative (which leads to again not so successful avenging) agency for the town folks in the area.

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      And Jung hye not knowing the price of ramen will never not be funny. She was straight gonna up throw hundreds of dollars at it.

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        The value of the ramen for her certain is much much more than the cost!! 🤣🤣🤣
        Her serious cluelessness is so endearing.

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      I honestly waited till the last ep for something to happen and it never did sobs

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    This was a great series that really should have a special or second season. Maybe open a agency.

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    This is the ship that tested many of our morals. If it’s so bad, then why does it feel so good. lmao.

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      In the end they really needed one another. Honestly, he needed a paternal adult and those ladies were as close as he had and I was happy for him. A romantic aspect really would have felt off in the end and totally out of character for Jung hye.

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      🤣🤣🤣That’s right @1tea1, we should just trust our innate feelings!! Following human instincts never led anyone down the dark path I’d say.

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    I really need to finish this drama with my ahjumma friends.

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    *laughs embarrassed in utter recognition of this double ship*

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      The fact that embarrassment is an emotion you could still readily identify here @cloggie means that you are a much more of an upstanding citizen of the world than me.

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        Well, all I’ll say that they wouldn’t be the most problematic otp in kdramaland. Only very very close to the most problematic otp… But – I still remember her ex-husband saying that they weren’t family anymore after the divorce, so there’s that

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    riiiight?!? I remember loving this show and also wishing they’d get together and then thinking, “Kethy… GROSS!!” and yet…

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    Well I don’t think I’d have the heart for this if I’ll be rooting for a ship that shouldn’t happen. 😅
    I already did that with Angry Mom even if he wasn’t the son but the shipping hurts. 😂😫
    I can’t beanies, I can’t.

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Kimbapnoona\’s \”End of the Decade\” List Part 7

The Greatest \”Oh It Hurts So Good So Please Continue to Rip My Heart Out\” Drama: Seven Day Queen
This is the drama I love to pieces when it tears me apart. The pain felt so visceral that I couldnโ€™t comment much on its recap because it hurt too much to relive each episode (I am a biggest coward, I know.) I still cannot make myself watch the last episode despite much assurances from Beanies that the ending for the disposed queen is beautifully satisfying.

Thank you for a beautifully told story of two people who are caught in impossible circumstances who must make the right decisions for reasons other than themselves.

And you know when you watch a sageuk with the most wonderful child actors that you almost want the story just to be about them as kids? This is one of those dramas for me.

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Kimbapnoona\’s \”End of the Decade\” List Part 6

The Most Delightful Drama: Put Your Head on My Shoulder
All my favorite tropes (cohabitation, contract relationship, boy falling in love first) executed to perfection! The ML might look like a tsundere, but he is 100% beta who falls head over heels for our sassy heroine MoMo. Itโ€™s fluff because both leads are pretty much their mature selves from the beginning, except maybe Gu Wei Yi embarked on a steep learning curve on how to flirt (from the most unexpected bromance gang of a jealous labmate and ahjussi professor)

And also researching online about the female reproductive system after a not so successful first attempt (yes, that\’s right, a youth drama went there 😱😱😱 wrapped in a #practicesafesex Durex PPL)

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    I just loved that Wei yi just wanted to be the best at everything for Momo. I mean, how often does that happen in dramas.

    When he saw her grade sheet on him, he was not upset and there were not 3 episodes of miscommunication or emoting, he went out to see how he can get a 100% on it.

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    I was honestly surprised when they went there 😮 (to me, there seemed to be a lot of romantic tension- not so much sexual). Looking back, I like that Wei Yi didnโ€™t let it affect how he felt about himself or each other- he just focused on how it could be better next time.
    The ending episode or so felt forced, but I loved it to pieces before then.

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      Love that about GWY too @artgirl!! His methodical approach is totally is consistent with the scientific spirit, even if most men would see that as an existential crisis of one’s manhood! 🤣🤣🤣

      I get what you mean by the final couple episodes, but I was dreading for the worst since many dramas have a tendency to fall off the cliff toward the end especially when the expectation was so great. I am also glad that the drama got rid off quite a few of the more makjang plot lines the original novel has so for that I was grateful.

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      I feel you on the ending but then again, it made sense for those two. They were gonna be ride or die anyway and their cluelessness just helped them along.

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    my absolute fav fluff for 2019!

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    I’m forever grateful of Youtube for recommending this drama to me. I was never really into youth dramas because I felt like I way passed that mentality but omg PYHONMS is so cute and fluffy and squeal-worthy but at the same time sensible and relatable. It’s my no.1 feel-good drama of 2019!

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Most Satisfying Youth Drama: Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok Joo
My first time of loving a drama so much that I would watch it raw, and then again few hours later when the subs are complete. Bok-joo and her growth, together with her group of friends and family who love and support her is just….you know…

WLFKBJ is also one of the most adorable friends-to-lovers drama of the decade.

I cannot fault Joon-hyung\’s sensical reaction here for having only seconds to assess the situation.

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Kimbapnoona\’s \”End of the Decade\” List Part 4

Best Beanie Group Watching Experience: Meteor Garden (2018)
The group watching was so much fun (perhaps more so) even though the drama was anything but perfect! The around the clock chat, the snark, comparative cross-medium examination with the awesome Hana Yori Dango expert-in-resident @dokutokunaneko, Beanies sharing the love for DiDi (and his coats) and the hate for Caina, and witnessing many of the WTF moments all are bits of the whole experience impossible to forget, just as if your own sister would do a striptease for your wedding!

Thank you for supporting each other suffering the MG Stockholm Syndrome through god knows how many kidnapping!

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Kimbapnoona\’s \”End of the Decade\” List Part 3

Best DB Recap Experience with Beanies: Because This Life is Our First
You know this is an experience like no other when Beanies like me would painfully stay awake until the middle of the night for the recap to be posted so I can comment and interact with Beanies even if I have to work early the next day! The story exceeds my expectation week after week with the sensitive portrayals of the personal and social struggles of some of the most three-dimensional characters until…..

Sigh, how did that drama in the end repay my love with the last 2 episodes by flipping the heroine\’s character 180 midair like how Se-hee would to avoid damaging a motorbike? Or was it 3? I donโ€™t remember. I have self-induced amnesia necessary for my drama existential preservation. I couldn\’t even click on the recaps toward the end. BTLIOF could have been the perfect slice-of-life drama with the most mature OTP until Ji-ho wasnโ€™t. Therefore, this also earns my Most Disappointing Character Arc of the Decade.

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    I spy my gifs

    Ji-ho is perfectly unperfect

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    I never got the hate for her. 🤷‍♀️
    See her was WONDERFUL, but I can completely see how she wouldn’t realize how deeply he cared, he did not give her a lot of cues. Even in the last half his best friend was surprised to find out he cared for her and not the ex. She didnt know she was starring in a romcom.

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    Aaaaaaah we had SO MUCH FUN on this one!

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    yes, what a woooonderful Beanie (FanWall/Comments/LiveAiring) experience this was!! I am sooo glad I was able to join at the time !
    what made it even more satisfying (in a twisted sense) is how we ALL felt mortally hurt by the last 2 episodes. like there was a worldwide WHOOSH of sighs and disappointment.
    ha ha ha

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Kimbapnoona\’s \”End of the Decade\” List Part 2

Best Rom Com: Queen In Hyunโ€™s Man
Kim Boong-do might still be my favorite ML character ever and whatโ€™s not to love about this intelligent and soft-spoken hero who would do anything to be together with our heroine? What surprised me more though was how much I also love the ditzy Hee-jin who is the smartest woman at finding excuses for kisses! 😘😘😘😘😘

In addition to all the squee inducing moments, QIHM is the only drama which made me burst into tears the moment the hero finally gave up all hopes. I still consider his letter to her travelling through milleniums as one of the most moving love letters on par with Captain Wentworth\’s letter to Anne Elliot in Jane Austen\’s Persuasion.


Thank you for so much toe curling moments!

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    This letter still gives me goosebumps 8 years later…

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    I love this drama so much. Also I’m definitely buying lots of ties later.

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    Yes! I love this drama and it’s one of my most re-watched!

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    I loved this drama too; it was very daring in its sexy skinship for the time!
    For me, nothing quite beats the RomCom of “Her Private Life” (very mature communicative couple) and “Healer” (ride-or-die power couple).
    ๐Ÿ™‚

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      For sure @kethysk! It was daringly sexy for its time, and also for the time it was rare to have such a nice (ie not mean) male lead!! That is a huge feat and perhaps a turning point/signifier in Dramaland.

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I thought I would attempt my own \”End of Decade\” list, which might not be saying much since I have only started watching dramas since 2016. But I have been a diligent student being able to complete 138 Asian dramas during the last 3 1/2 years (holy moly, that\’s where my life had gone! 😱)

Best Drama with All Kinds of Awesome: Nirvana in Fire
Just such a perfectly made drama in every way -the ensemble cast, the story, the directing, the art design, and the music. What an incredible feat to tell a complex story with 54 episodes that\’s proposely plotted and briskly paced. Upon my rewatch couple years later I didn\’t even fast forward one scene. This also happened to be my very first drama and talking about being initiated to Dramaland with a bang!

😭 Oh the tortured bromance 😭

😄And the cutest bromance 😄

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    I started around the same year and am at pretty much the same number😐. Glad Iโ€™m not alone😄. Loving the list by the way!

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      Roughly the same numbers here: I’ve finished 144 dramas if I exclude drama specials. I think I started early 2016.

      I love NiF so much. It shows that it is possible to write a perfect 54-episode drama without a boring moment. Apart from in the first episode maybe when I had no idea who everybody was. Or why a man was playing a flute.

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    *purposely

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    Jin Dong 😍😍😍😍😍😍

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    NIF is a masterpiece. Every aspect of the drama was perfectly done. I don’t think any other drama I’ve seen has been able to touch NiF perfection.

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🎄Happy Holidays Dear Beanies!🎄

🎉Hopefully you have found unexpected beauty and joy surrounding you this year🎉

🎁Most preferably, of course, manifested in the form of gorgeous oppa (you get what I\’m sayin\’, boys and girls?)🎁

🎀Wishing you much love unwrapping the gift of life!!🎀

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How can a fangirl like me with a background in humanities not swoon and celebrate the artistic side of my bias?

In addition to painting and graphic designing, Xiao Zhan also enjoys photography.

This photo Xiao Zhan took at the end of tiring day of filming the heartwrenching scene in which he killed Shiejie’s husband in The Untamed. He took the picture below while laying in a chair and looking up in the sky. Xiao Zhan explained later in the Nanjing fanmeet: “this is what I saw. itโ€™s how i felt then – even if the roof is pressing life down on you, there is hope for another sky.โ€

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Here is wonderful Twitter thread of Xiao Zhan’s photography:

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🎂Happy birthday Dylan Wang!🎂
Now all of the Beanie noonas can legally take you out for drinks in the U.S.🥂🍾🥂

May you reach for the stars many times over after your spectacular debut in Meteor Garden. 🌟🌟🌟
I very much look forward to seeing you in Ever Night 2 in 2020 (it is gonna be released next year….right? Right?)

One Eye Blink

And thank you for proving here that you CAN blink with just one eye after all 😆

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I love cooking shows but mukbang never appeals to meโ€ฆ..until as a fangirl watching this video compilation of her bias Xiao Zhan eating so heartily and joyously when his profession demands him to stay slim (imo unrealistically so) especially knowing that he loves to food, dreams about food, and as a kid aspired to be a pastry chef!

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Xiao Zhan started painting when he was at a very young age. Before he was discovered as a talented singer, he worked as a graphic designer whose creation had once earned him more than 200,000 RMB (approximately $28,000 USD.) He also dreams about being a pastry chef possibly in the future.

His multifaceted creativity makes him whole and fascinating. What really draws me to Xiao Zhan is that his wholeness and soulfulness preally shines through when he gets the opportunities to talk more deeply and speak more freely. Here are some of his works:

Hotel Indigo

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So World, support art and music education in your community! 😆

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It is still amazing to me that The Untamed is Xiao Zhanโ€™s first lead role when he was a relative acting rookie. Depicting Wei Wu Xian with so much dimensionality and making the character his own while satisfying the devoted fan base of the novel Grandmaster of Demonic Cultivation is an incredible feat especially for someone coming from the idol background who could be easily dismissed. This is a fantastic compilation of XZโ€™s portrayals of the heroโ€™s descend into despair, with the dramaโ€™s own gorgeous instrumental ost.

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Because Xiao Zhan is looking so skinny these days, my noona instinct kicks into overdrive of me wanting to feed him…..

Or seeing him feed himself

Perhaps the only thing I would want in addition is for XZ to snack me feed me

Zhan DiDi, eat to your heart\’s content!!

#afternoonsnackingdelight

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