[OPINION] Why SBS’s ‘Single Wife’ Was Never Really About the Wives

Variety programs have to be able to see the changes in the trend better than any other TV programs, in order to provide the “entertainment” that matches...

[Opinion] Thanks China! BTS is Gaining Major Traction in the U.S. Because of You

Send a Love Letter to China if you want to thank someone for BTS making a major drive in the United State’s market. The decision to install the...

[Opinion] Are K-Pop Achievements ‘Fake News’?

The past year and a half have been good for Korean popular music. In 2017, general fans of K-pop and boy group BTS saw the group invited...

[Opinion] Yes, Song Min-ho Wrote Sexist Lyrics for ‘No Thank You’

Winner’s Song Min-ho is back on the news with more controversy for his “misogynistic” lyrics. On Oct 23, Epik High released their 9th album, ‘We’ve Done Something Wonderful’....

[Opinion] Dating as a K-Pop Star Is A Risky Business Move

Dating and finding someone to spend the rest of your life with is a desire that most have, but when you're a K-pop star it seems like...

[OPINION] Has “K” in K-pop Lost Its Meaning?

Recently, a girl group named IZ*ONE officially made their debut, after spending restless nights competing against one another in a survival program “Produce 48” on Mnet. The...

[Opinion] The Slippery Slope of Military Exemptions for Idols

The triumph of Korea's soccer and baseball teams at their year's Asian Games ignited celebrations across the nation. However, the teams' win also sparked something else: debate. The...

[Opinion] M Countdown’s Change Is a Step in the Right Direction

The changes implemented by Mnet to their music show M Countdown is a step in the right direction. However, it is just one temporary solution for the...

[Opinion] What’s the Deal With the SpartAce Mania?

The dating rumors between singer Kim Jong-kook and actress Song Ji-hyo have only gotten stronger and more widespread, even after they both denied having any romantic relationship. The...

[Opinion] There Is a Secret Behind The New York Times’ Reason for Including ‘Stranger’...

"Stranger" is a great show, but there is a fundamental reason why it stands out -- but The New York Times was scared to say it. I didn't...