The Incarnation of Money with Kang Ji Hwan and Hwang Jung Eum Release Teasers (5 comments)

It’s weird how a disappointing streak with dramas can color even upcoming releases. With Cheongdamdong Alice wrapping up this weekend, its follow up drama has been quietly preparing for its premiere next week and released two teasers recently. As a … Continue reading → ...more

Cover Canary + Giveaway: The Forgotten Ones

The Forgotten OnesAuthor: Laura Howard ...more

Jeon Woo-chi: Episode 20

Aha, just when you think things are going one way, they’re really heading another. The show pulls out a surprise to keep us—and more importantly, the characters—on our toes. It’s something I appreciate in theory, though I have to admit that sometimes I’d really rather not have all that extra angst. At least there’s a bit of funny sprinkled throughout to liven up the joint ....more

Cheongdamdong Alice Episode 15 Recap (10 comments)

The penultimate episode of Cheongdamdong Alice laid bare all its limitations (and then some) while confirming for me that I’ve wasted my time with this drama that doesn’t actually have a meaningful story to tell. It’s not entertaining anymore, and … Continue reading → ...more

i don't think it's flu, but ...

... this cold is kicking my butt. The kid had it last week and now it's my turn. Today the acupuncturist said if I steam wine vinegar in the house that will prevent anyone else (like my mom) from getting the cold, too. Vinegar has been used for centuries for a variety of medicinal uses, so what the heck, it's worth a try. And then back to the couch, and eventually bed, as rest is the only thing I know ...more

Cyborg Cinderella: A Book Review of Cinder by Marissa Meyer

"Humans and androids crowd the raucous streets of New Beijing. A deadly plague ravages the population. From space, a ruthless lunar people watch, waiting to make their move. No one knows that Earth’s fate hinges on one girl . ...more

The Broke Nerdcast: Steal This Podcast!

This week on The Broke Nerdcast, Jay and Wally figure out if there is any money in this whole podcasting business! (There isn’t.) The guys also discuss what huge comedians may enter the world of Marvel superheroes, Glee stealing from the internet’s favorite musician, and then the guys bestow gushing  praise upon the new director for the next Star Wars! So listen to the Broke Nerdcast today, the only podcast that has an L.A. face with the Oakland booty!   ...more

Jung Kyeo-woon considers new weekend drama

Casting rounds have begun for the new SBS weekend series Wonderful Mama, set to follow current Saturday-Sunday drama My Love Madame Butterfly. The offer is out to Jung Kyeo-woon to play the leading man. It’s crazy that it’s already been a year since his last show, History of the Salaryman. I guess time flies when you’re messing with the fourth dimension ....more