Posts Tagged ‘conversation post’

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Odds and Ends: Today’s half-finished love
by | April 25, 2015 | 115 Comments
javabeans: So, last weekend girlfriday and I sat down for a rare movie-watching session, which we hardly ever do, which I guess is kind of odd given how many hours of our lives are devoted to watching our screens full of pretty Korean people. girlfriday: It’s just that movies always get back-burnered on the priority... More »


Drama Casting & News
Hidden camera teasers: Producer meta, or Meta Producer?
by | April 23, 2015 | 50 Comments
girlfriday: Uh, do you understand these teaser-non-teasers for Producer? This is the third one of these “hidden camera” ones that show different combinations of cast members meeting awkwardly. javabeans: On one hand, these teasers clarify my confusion over the show calling itself a “variety drama,” but on the other, they make me more confused about... More »


Drama Casting & News
Scholar Who Walks the Night ALSO courting Lee Yubi
by | April 9, 2015 | 145 Comments
girlfriday: Wait, so now Lee Yubi is ALSO in contention for Scholar Who Walks the Night? I’m so confused. javabeans: Apparently yes. I am also confused, though at least we did get one actual confirmation, which was that Jin Se-yeon has bowed out of the project. Hooray for concrete facts, and also other things! girlfriday:... More »


Sitcoms/Variety Shows
It’s a wrap for Three Meals a Day: Fishing Village
by | March 27, 2015 | 53 Comments
javabeans: You know, despite my early misgivings, Three Meals a Day: Fishing Village turned out to be a lot more interesting than I’d thought. And also, way more entertaining than the farmhouse edition, which was fun in a boring way, or maybe boring in a fun way. girlfriday: Yeah, for starters, there’s Chajumma. That’d be... More »


Drama Casting & News
Changmin makes sageuk debut in Scholar Who Walks the Night
by | March 24, 2015 | 128 Comments
girlfriday: Ummm… I don’t know how to tell you this, but Changmin is going to star in Scholar Who Walks the Night. javabeans: … girlfriday: Hello… hello…? javabeans: I… have too many feelings inside of me and they’re all screaming. Do you mean the Changmin I’m thinking of, or has there been the birth of... More »


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Odds and Ends: Internet detox
by | March 15, 2015 | 57 Comments
girlfriday: So, are you alive? javabeans: Huh? Who are you? What am I? Where are we? How did I get here? girlfriday: I’ll take that as a no. Uprooting your whole life can do that to you. How was the big move? javabeans: You know, you’d think that the worst part about packing boxes and... More »


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Odds and Ends: Hero in a box
by | February 22, 2015 | 246 Comments
girlfriday: Remember that thing we said when we were drunk? javabeans: (1) You’re going to have to be more specific, and (2) odds are no. girlfriday: In the drunk podcast, where we were talking about City Hunter and Healer and wanting to lock those actors in a box, so that they don’t ruin their careers... More »


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Odds and Ends: Play ball
by | January 31, 2015 | 123 Comments
javabeans: So, are you watching The Big Game this weekend? girlfriday: Is that a new drama? Why haven’t I heard about it? Who’s in it? javabeans: Lol, I meant the Superbowl. It’s apparently a thing here, in this country we live in. girlfriday: Like Americans need another excuse to drink beer and watch TV. Tags:... More »


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Odds and Ends: Fishing for reality
by | January 25, 2015 | 201 Comments
girlfriday: So how about that premiere of Three Meals a Day: Fishing Village? javabeans: It’s crazy that it hit nearly 10% ratings in the first episode. That’s NUTS. girlfriday: Yeah it’s kind of crazy, but that series is one of the most successful shows on tvN (I mean, starting with the original on the farm).... More »


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Odds and Ends: All hail the power of the squee
by | January 17, 2015 | 347 Comments
girlfriday: So, what’s up? javabeans: The comment count, that’s for sure. I don’t know if you’ve noticed, but since I get emailed every time a comment is posted, let’s just say my inbox is exploding over Healer comments. girlfriday: Oh, I’ve noticed. It’s hard to miss. Kinda like someone having a block party in your... More »


Drama Casting & News
Song Jae-rim romances an unkind woman
by | January 6, 2015 | 136 Comments
girlfriday: So… you know that drama that Song Jae-rim was considering? He’s doing it now. javabeans: Oh. Unkind Women, you mean? About three generations of… unkind women? girlfriday: Yes. See how the title speaks for itself? javabeans: So he’s going to romance Lee Hana (High School King of Savvy)… who I like… I guess… and... More »