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Posted by sl278 AKP STAFF 20 days ago

'Flavor of Wife' under fire for using Ilbe term in captions + apologizes for the mistake

AKP STAFF

On June 26, representatives from the show 'Flavor of Wife' apologized for captions that appeared on a recent broadcast after controversy arose regarding the use of Ilbe language.

The term '전라디언 Jeolladian' was used as a caption on June 25th broadcast when singer Song Ga In when to see her family in her hometown of Jindo in South Jeolla. The term was used towards Song Ga In's father and is known to be a derogatory Ilbe term used to look down on people from the Jeolla-do province.

The show stated that the staff did not know this and weren't aware that this term was controversial. They subsequently apologized for its use, saying they would be more careful to avoid such mistakes in the future. 

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pink_oracle3,431 pts 20 days ago 0
20 days ago

Is this the same network that has been accused a few times of showing low-key support for Ilbe?

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krell-977 pts 20 days ago 0
20 days ago

The ILBE.COM website folk are rather STRANGE. BUT , they also DO get to SPEAK their 'strange' views.
It is surely better than N.KOREA say (what nation is not on free speech issue) ... The other aspect , is that a LOT of S.KOREA LAWS are 'left over' from when JAPAN did occupy KOREA (Years 1910-1945). And so , when S.KOREA got created as a nation , they did like *retain* the JAPAN LAWS (the DEVIL that people KNEW it). And then you had the S.K MILITARY DICTATOR too (PARK CHUNG HEE) for a long time there in S.KOREA. So , you have all this idea of NOT saying ANYTHING to OFFEND anyone ever. I suspect that a S.K Citizen would know what I am trying to 'get at it' here ...

(Trolling) ... It is WHY that you have BTS Group Fans (ARMY) 'running around' on websites trying to stifle everyone who might have the 'audacity' to suggest that BTS Group should *never* address the UNITED NATIONS again! 😃

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