Musical Monday – Straight To My Soul

Posted by SaraG on April 22, 2019

Music

I’ve been in a strange place with music in the last couple of weeks – in part because of all of the stuff I talked about in strange last Thursday’s post, but also because things have been intensely busy at work and at home and I haven’t had a lot of time to turn on the tunes let alone focus on it the way I’m accustomed to doing. I find myself listening to a few bars of a new song, tucking it away on a playlist to listen to more later, and going back in for a comfort listen to something that has already made its way into the fabric of my life.   

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The Cutest Thing Ever??

Posted by Stephanie on April 21, 2019

Music

I’m pretty sure.

I may or may not have a pretty strong Youtube addiction. Actually, no probably about it, its kind of a problem and may need to join some sort of support group. That being said, I spend a lot of my time hunting and pecking through the feed looking for my newest obsession to bing listen to. The other day, while watching SNL clips of BTS, there it was in my recommendeds — the cutest thing ever. Read more

Khottie of the Week: Jung Kyung Ho

Posted by Alix on April 20, 2019

Khottie of the Week

Warm spring days call for khotties…well honestly any day calls for a khottie but there’s just something about spring days that calls for a special one off the list of khottie ideas. Falling for Innocence was one of my early dramas and even if it was an odd storyline (dead boyfriend’s heart), Jung Kyung Ho was a delight to watch. Read more

Episode 190: Death of a Snowball

Posted by Stephanie on April 19, 2019

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This episode we’re listening to the demise of Stephanie’s Snowball (p.s. Don’t buy snowballs) while Cherry and Stephanie trample their way through newsy topics. Who the military is snatching and who it’s spitting out, casting news, tVN disappoints, BTS and the announcement of a Korean artist FINALLY deeming Denver worthy of a concert tour stop!

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Throwback (Musical) Thursday – Cracks in the Facade

Posted by SaraG on April 18, 2019

Music

I am currently working through my feelings around Junhyung’s (Highlight) involvement in the great and shitty Kpop scandal of 2019 and what it all means for the music left in the wreckage. I mean, I am VERY clear on how I feel about the situation in general and the treatment of women by these – can we even call them men anymore? It is disgusting and abhorrent and dehumanizing for women in general and the victims specifically. I have strong opinions about punishment and consequences and how I am going to personally handle my relationship with the primary instigators. That’s the easy bit. But it’s harder when it’s someone that just received the content, had a crass conversation, and didn’t do anything about it. It’s harder when they owned their mistakes, verbalized how awful it all was without making excuses, and accepted the consequences as gracefully as the situation allowed. It’s REALLY hard when that person was one of your biases…was potentially your ultimate bias.

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Musical Monday – And We all Topple One By One

Posted by SaraG on April 15, 2019

Music

I got a birthday present this year and I didn’t even know it.

On February 9, 2019, just in time for me to enter that next phase in my life – the one that starts with a 4 – the members of a new project group, 1the9 were announced. This group, formed by participants in a survival program called Under Nineteen are just that…under nineteen. Ouch. Babies. The show started with 57 trainees and narrowed it down to the 9 that will be part of this group for a 12 month period. Just long enough for us to fall head over heels for the group as a whole and then feel super sad when they go back to their management agencies and get shuffled into new groups or debut as solo artists (and one inevitably has to sue his management company for some sort of breach of contract and one decides that he just wants to be an actor).

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Khottie of the Week: Yoon Kyun Sang

Posted by Alix on April 14, 2019

Khottie of the Week

In a recent conversation with a non-kfriend, she mentioned how her boyfriend felt he would have failed at online dating because he loved cats…and that’s not always seen as cool. Cats can be hit and miss for me but I do appreciate a guy who loves his pets regardless of what kind. Yoon Kyun Sang popped up on my radar due to a Soompi article on how he’d posted on social media about the death of one of his cats. I was intrigued and somehow that led to watching his newest drama Clean with Passion for Now. Read more

Episode 189: On A Happier Note

Posted by Cherry Cordial on April 13, 2019

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Episode 189: On A Happier Note

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After last week’s episode of ugh, we’ve decided to get back to business — the business of being light and happy drama watchers. With that in mind, we’re talking about the dramas Cherry’s been watching while we’ve been away and the drama Stephanie picked up once the jet lag dropped off. We’re also trying to figure out what drama trope best encapsulates our personalities with a quiz and are happy/sad about Up10ion’s ticket sales.

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Throwback (Musical) Thursday – Back to YouTube

Posted by SaraG on April 11, 2019

Music

We are finally past the two-week allowable window for using jet lag as an excuse for not getting back to our regular routines. I mean, JUST past the window, but it’s here. This means that on top of getting back to working out, running, eating right, and getting my laundry done, I also need to get back into paying attention to checking things off my YouTube ‘to watch’ list in a strategic and meaningful way AND getting back to forcing Stephanie to love some of the things I just KNOW she’ll bond with given time and well thought out exposure.  

Those last two things link up enough that I could tackle them simultaneously, at least partially, on Friday night in my basement. WOOHOO!

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