Korean Culture Counseling


Best performances of produce 101

With the official debut of I.O.I. coming up very soon I thought it would be a good idea to look back on some of the performances of produce 101. As you can imagine this post features all the spoilers, so if you have not watched the show yet go watch it no...

Korean Culture Counseling: Korean Politeness: Brothers and Sisters

Dear patients and readers, In Korea, being polite is very important. This means you have to know how old someone is, what their status is and how their position compares to yours.

Fanwars? Really? At your age?

How to survive the upcoming Awards Season and how to avoid those pesky fanwars everywhere.

The Great Pledis Turnaround (2015-2017)

In two years, Pledis went from popular to bankrupt. In another two, it went from bankrupt to more popular than ever before. An observation of the Great Pledis Turnaround is somewhat required.