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  • Rainbow makes us go 'Whoo' with their new teaser video!

    February 11, 2016 @ 6:16 pm

    The ladies of Rainbow will be back in full force soon!In the MV teaser, their concept looks like a really fun one, involving the girls busily engaged in what looks to be a game of beer pong. The colors are really bright, contrasting the dreariness of the ongoing winter, and the girls are gorgeous as ever! The song itself sounds to be a bouncy--pun intended--dance track, and the only vocals we hear is the short "Whoo" at the end. Be sure to check

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  • 'Cheese in the Trap' releases bts photos of Seo Kang Jun that will make your heart pound

    February 11, 2016 @ 6:07 pm

    If you were sad about the lack of 'Cheese in the Trap' this week, do not despair!  tvN has kindly dropped a few bts cuts of the gorgeous Seo Kang Jun via SNS on February 11.The crew even posted the picture with a message noting those viewers who are crying now that their Lunar New Year holidays are coming to a close and saying Seo Kang Jun will save them!And indeed, he is quite the hero.  The behind cuts show off his handsome features and jaw-dro

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  • CL rubs shoulders with Miguel and the creative director of 'Saint Laurent Paris'

    February 11, 2016 @ 5:50 pm

    CL, you go get 'em girl! She was recently spotted at the "SAINT LAURENT AT THE PALLADIUM" event in Los Angeles.It looks like our "Baddest Female" is widening her circle of acquaintances in the Western world, rubbing shoulders with contemporary R&B singer Miguel and the creative director of 'Saint Laurent Paris,' Hedi Slimane. CL's getup is flawless as usual, her hair styled in a messy yet chic do, and a sexy blazer that hints at her bomb figure.

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  • Chinese Big Bang fans use questionable voting methods to push EXO out of first on Gaon

    February 11, 2016 @ 5:28 pm

    It has caught the attention of netizens and officials at Gaon that there may have been some foul play involved in the popularity rankings chart for the upcoming Gaon Chart K-Pop Awards.As of February 10, Gaon's daily popularity ranking listed EXO at first place with 47% of the votes and Big Bang at second place with 45% of the votes. However, EXO-L's noticed something out of order around 3~5am KST on February 11, when there was a sudden incr

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  • A school's decision regarding a disabled student under scrutiny

    February 11, 2016 @ 5:13 pm

    The case of how 'A', a high school student with an intellectual disability, was expelled not long after his admission at the request of concerned parents, is said to be under review once again. According to the National Human Rights Commission of Korea (NHRC), among the 2,179 cases of discrimination that were reported last year, over half of them, or 1,126 cases, were discrimination against people with disabilities. The sheer volume of

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  • Courts fine Ilbe users for trying to defame TV personality

    February 11, 2016 @ 5:06 pm

    It was reported that the courts have penalized two netizens with monetary fines for defaming TV personality Heo Ji Woong, linking him to false rumors that he had sexually assaulted an actress. The Seoul Western District Court announced on February 11 that they have penalized 57-year-old Heo and 48-year-old Cho with fines of 1.5 million KRW (~$1,252 USD) and 1 million KRW (~$835 USD) respectively. Heo and Cho had been handed over to the

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  • 16 K-Pop idols' LMAO stage goofs

    February 11, 2016 @ 4:38 pm

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  • What did Shinhwa's Andy do to soothe his loneliness?

    February 11, 2016 @ 4:13 pm

    Shinhwa's Andy revealed that his home life is pretty mundane unlike his glitzy life in the limelight as a K-Pop idol. The singer implied as much on the February 11 airing of 'Cultwo Show,' where he admitted that all he does is watch dramas and play games when he is by himself. Andy explained, "The way Shinhwa members live is very similar. We don't lie and all six of us are similar [to one another]. If I were to appear on the show 'I Live Alone,'

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  • North Korean citizens receive rare gifts on Kim Jong Il's birthday?

    February 11, 2016 @ 4:10 pm

    Kim Jong Il's birthday (which falls on February 16), known as the 'Day of the Shining Star,' is the biggest holiday in North Korea and also the most celebrated. It was reported that on this day, the citizens of North Korea receive free soju and processed oil. According to the testimonies of North Korean defectors in 'The Unfinished Story: North Korea's Everyday Culture as Told by Refugees,' published by the National Folk Museum of Korea, Nor

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  • [MV & Song Review] MAMAMOO - '1cm Pride'

    February 11, 2016 @ 3:43 pm

    MAMAMOO is back again with their 2nd pre-release single "1cm Pride" in anticipation of their first full-length album "Melting." The song has a different sound that strays from their familiar style. It is a shot at a hip-hop track that gives Moon Byul's talents a moment to let loose! "1cm Pride" puts a smile across one's face as it pokes fingers at the ladies height difference being only 1cm off, unlike the many idols who lie about their weight th

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