‘Marriage Plot’

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A Variety of Flavors in 2012 [Year in Review, Part 3]
by | December 15, 2012 | 133 Comments
Looking at the buffet table of 2012, I’m left in awe at the vast array of possible selections before me. The sheer number of choices is growing every year and I feel like I have to taste-test the premiere and make a quick decision of whether to keep digging in or move on. Sometimes you... More »

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Marriage Plot: Episode 16 (Final)
by | May 25, 2012 | 27 Comments
Time to look into the kimchi vat and see how well our batch has fermented. Or how much it didn’t ripen at all. There’s nothing unexpected in this finale and I can safely say that although it’s not the most unique or delicious kimchi I’ve ever tasted, it doesn’t leave a bad taste in my... More »

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Marriage Plot: Episode 15
by | May 22, 2012 | 13 Comments
Memories can leave a different taste in our mouths – they can be sweet, salty, or even bitter. Gun-hee searches to rediscover Chinjung’s unique taste while Kang-jae ponders on what it means for kimchi to taste like a memory. Maybe it’s different for everyone or maybe it’s one of the same. If the show keep... More »

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Marriage Plot: Episode 14
by | May 18, 2012 | 15 Comments
We’re back and the truth is out. Chinjung is in dire need of a superhero and our leads are finally forced to take matters into their own hands. It’s time to suit up and roll your sleeves ’cause this is going to take a lot of work. Fool me once, shame on you; fool me... More »

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Marriage Plot: Episode 13
by | May 15, 2012 | 23 Comments
This series is in need of emergency of an overhaul of storyline being sucked into a stupidity vortex. If lying for the sake of the other person wasn’t enough, then the advice around our main couple sound like a poor greeting card. With three episodes left, the air of this kimchi vat has gone out... More »

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Marriage Plot: Episode 12
by | May 11, 2012 | 23 Comments
Noble Idiocy? That’s not what I ordered. Why are you coming and ruining my kimchi? Wait, is this even about kimchi anymore? EPISODE 12 RECAP The boardinghouse throws Kang-jae a birthday surprise of confetti and cake the next morning. Hey Mom, I think the bomb that Dad killed off the father of your children officially... More »

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Marriage Plot: Episode 11
by | May 8, 2012 | 28 Comments
Our couple finally gets to express their feelings for each other with lots of cute coupleified moments. Hidden truths start to emerge and wedge themselves into the budding relationship. From Cloud 9, you can start to see the edge of the oncoming storm on the horizon.... More »

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Marriage Plot: Episode 10
by | May 4, 2012 | 28 Comments
What’s love anyway? How does filial love compare with sisterly love and to friendship love and romantic love? Sun-hee learns what it means to start standing up for herself while Gun-hee has to choose between her first and her new love. EPISODE 10 RECAP Mom’s jaw drops at the sight of breakfast the morning following... More »

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Marriage Plot: Episode 9
by | May 1, 2012 | 25 Comments
Who knew that a suppository could be the root of such confusion and hilarity? Other truths come crashing down and the kimchi project needs a superhero to come and save the day. EPISODE 9 RECAP Kang-jae googles the “how-to” to put in a suppository and cries in his hands over the process, particularly about how... More »

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Marriage Plot: Episode 8
by | April 27, 2012 | 30 Comments
We’ve hit the halfway point and it feels like both of our main characters have each taken a step forward that draws them away from themselves. There’s more petty bickering that you enjoy but there’s also plenty of heartfelt confessions. Gun-hee realizes that the person you thought you hated might be the one you miss... More »