Somaek Confessions: Romanticization of Toxic Relationships

It's 2021, and thankfully, coming across abusive relationships in Korean dramas is becoming less and less. We have graduated from the annoying phase of normalization of toxicity and violence among lead characters. I'm not saying we've eradicated them completely, but we now see an improvement in storytelling in terms of main couple interactions. This gives…

Forget Me Not: Top 10 Actors and Actresses Viewers Often Forget Were Idols

Before Suzy, Hyungsik or EXO's D.O., idols have already transitioned to the K-Dramaworld. Let's review a list of K-Pop singers who viewers tend to forget were once K-Pop singers. Yoon Eun-hye - Baby V.O.X Before she became everyone's Coffee Prince, Yoon Eun-hye was known as the maknae (youngest member) of girl group Baby V.O.X,  shortened…

K-Drama Reaction: Two Cops | Episodes 7-8

"You have a past debt that you haven't repaid yet." ~ Miss Bong Two Cops Ep 7-8 is starting to unravel the connection of Cha Dong-tak and Gong Soo-chang. The homework of fate they need to finish has to do with delinquent juvenile Cha Dong-tak tricking (or maybe he didn't, we still don't know yet)…