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CAT AND DOG - Ep.73

Spottoon | Posted 02.16.2017 | Entertainment
Spottoon

A brooding actor named Seul-Woo and a naive country girl named Young-Woo were arranged to be married when they were kids. Now adults, the time for their marriage has arrived. Essentially strangers, the newlyweds must now learn how to deal with living together, clingy exes, betrayal and their own complicated feelings for each other.

Tall, Pale And Handsome: Why More Asian Men Are Using Skin-Whitening Products

The Conversation Global | Posted 11.24.2016 | Style
The Conversation Global

On a regular school day, after he wakes up, he takes a shower, scrubbing his body using soap made of papaya (Carica papaya), a fruit that's said to have skin-whitening properties.

CAT AND DOG - Ep.59

Spottoon | Posted 11.10.2016 | Entertainment
Spottoon

A brooding actor named Seul-Woo and a naive country girl named Young-Woo were arranged to be married when they were kids. Now adults, the time for their marriage has arrived. Essentially strangers, the newlyweds must now learn how to deal with living together, clingy exes, betrayal and their own complicated feelings for each other.

CAT AND DOG - Ep.58

Spottoon | Posted 11.03.2016 | Entertainment
Spottoon

A brooding actor named Seul-Woo and a naive country girl named Young-Woo were arranged to be married when they were kids. Now adults, the time for their marriage has arrived. Essentially strangers, the newlyweds must now learn how to deal with living together, clingy exes, betrayal and their own complicated feelings for each other.

CAT AND DOG - Ep.57

Spottoon | Posted 10.27.2016 | Entertainment
Spottoon

A brooding actor named Seul-Woo and a naive country girl named Young-Woo were arranged to be married when they were kids. Now adults, the time for their marriage has arrived. Essentially strangers, the newlyweds must now learn how to deal with living together, clingy exes, betrayal and their own complicated feelings for each other.

CAT AND DOG - Ep.55

Spottoon | Posted 10.13.2016 | Entertainment
Spottoon

A brooding actor named Seul-Woo and a naive country girl named Young-Woo were arranged to be married when they were kids. Now adults, the time for their marriage has arrived. Essentially strangers, the newlyweds must now learn how to deal with living together, clingy exes, betrayal and their own complicated feelings for each other.

Northeast Is The Heart of The Korean Wave in India

AsiaToday | Posted 07.03.2016 | World
AsiaToday

[Five-member K-pop idol group IMFACT holds a congratulatory performance during the northeast regional round of K-Pop Contest India 2016 in Sikkim on J...

THE HOUSE CAT - Prologue

Spottoon | Posted 06.01.2016 | Entertainment
Spottoon

Jill is a house cat who has been with his owner for 10 years. They have a loving relationship and together they deal with the trials and tribulations of daily life.

Fashion Industry Individuals to Watch

Courtney M. Soliday | Posted 04.12.2016 | Arts
Courtney M. Soliday

This article was originally written for and published by The Fashion Law and edited by The Fashion Law founder/editor-in-chief, Julie Zerbo. From fre...

Band Tries To Hypnotize Viewers With Truly Strange Video

HuffPost Korea | Posted 02.25.2015 | Weird News

Korean pop duo Norazo released a music video for their new song “It’s Your Fate (Ni Pal-jah-yah)” on February 22 with one goal: hypnotizing thei...

K-Pop Pioneers: Rare Photos of the Fabulous Kim Sisters

Ben Cosgrove | Posted 12.15.2014 | Entertainment
Ben Cosgrove

A few years ago, TIME.com designated K-pop "South Korea's greatest export." While the folks at Hyundai, Samsung and a few other Korean corporations mi...

Psy and Snoop Dogg's "Hangover": A Lesson in Korean Drinking Culture

Mimsie Ladner | Posted 08.10.2014 | Entertainment
Mimsie Ladner

Earlier this week, international sensation Psy debuted his latest release, "Hangover," featuring rapper Snoop Dogg (er... Lion) on his oft-visited YouTube channel. Responses to the video have been mixed.

The Met Goes Gangnam Style, Order Is Restored In The World

Posted 11.11.2013 | Arts

K-Pop sensation Psy visited New York's biggest art haven this weekend, and instead of horse-dancing around centuries-old masterpieces or overtly gestu...

K-Pop and the Future of Korea

Mimsie Ladner | Posted 10.20.2013 | Entertainment
Mimsie Ladner

K-pop is much bigger than skinny jeans and plastic faces. In fact, K-pop is transforming Korea as the world knows it.

Miley's Not The Only One Twerking Now...

Posted 08.15.2013 | Entertainment

There are a few combinations that have changed the world: Bacon and ice cream, chicken and waffles, golden doodles, and chocolate-covered coffee beans...

Jay-Z, Gatsby, Psy

John R. Eperjesi | Posted 07.15.2013 | Arts
John R. Eperjesi

In a previous blog, with tongue in cheek, I suggested that Jay Gatsby and his excessive West Egg style might be a distant ancestor of Psy and his gaudy "Gangnam Style." I showed the graph to my students and asked if we could fill in a third column for Psy. This is what we came up with.

How A Teen Immigrant Fell For 'Gangnam Style' and K-Pop Music

| Posted 02.09.2013 | Teen

This is a teen-written article from our friends at Youth Communication, a nonprofit organization that helps marginalized youth develop their full pote...

How Are Songs Changing in the Move From Physical to Digital?

David Hunt | Posted 01.20.2013 | Media
David Hunt

The "hit song" is used to quickly leapfrog into another branch of entertainment or advertising -- the edges are scrubbed off of all the different genres and rap and rock and pop and electronic are melded into a vast, marketable mid region.

Who's Ready For Gangnam Style In English?

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 10.11.2012 | Arts

PSY and his Gangnam-styled good looks are making the dreams of every American fan come true. The galloping rapper announced that he will record his ne...

The Great Psy

John R. Eperjesi | Posted 12.01.2012 | Arts
John R. Eperjesi

This wannabe Gangnam playboy, agent and victim of the Korean Dream should be rather familiar to U.S. audiences, for he has a literary ancestor that goes by the name of Jay Gatsby.

Obama (Alphacat) Takes on Gangnam Style (VIDEO)

Shira Lazar | Posted 11.21.2012 | Politics
Shira Lazar

Smooth-E and President Obama (Alphacat) take on Psy's viral, K-Pop hit Gangnam Style (강남스타일) in the music video parody "Obama Style."

The Ultimate 'Gangnam Style' Mashup (VIDEO)

Shira Lazar | Posted 10.29.2012 | Entertainment
Shira Lazar

K-Pop star Psy called and the Internet responded, sending his extravagant "Gangnam Style" smash hit into a viral spiral of YouTube glory and international recognition.

What Are Some Major Differences Between the K-Pop Industry and the American Pop Industry?

Quora | Posted 10.21.2012 | Entertainment
Quora

This question originally appeared on Quora. By Christine Choi 1. Kids are trained, molded - effectively made into K-Pop Stars, and no one bats an e...

Here It Is, That Nutso K-Pop Video Everyone's Talking About

The Huffington Post | Hallie Sekoff | Posted 08.02.2012 | Home

Clearly Park Jae Sang, or PSY, as the South Korean pop phenomenon is known, is hard to forget. Park's latest single, “Gangnam Style,” marks a retu...

K-Pop: A Secret Weapon of Korea for Future Cultural Domination?

Young-mok Kim | Posted 04.11.2012 | World
Young-mok Kim

American pop music industry, beware! Like a pied piper, these idol groups from Korea are captivating fans in North America.