[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...

[Opinion] Is It Time for ‘Ai-Tainment’ and Celebrity AI?

The future is here whether you're ready for it or not. Back in late June, SM Entertainment teamed up with ObEN, an artificial intelligence company that uses technology...

[Opinion] The Hallyu Ban in China is Dead. The Drones at the Song-Song Wedding...

Over the few weeks Korean media content has consistently found a way past the Hallyu ban that China has had in place for more than a year....

[Opinion] A Response to Han Seo-hee’s Post on Transgender People

Han Seo-hee, former trainee involved in the marijuana case with Big Bang's T.O.P, recently sparked another controversy with her recent SNS post. As an outspoken self-labeled feminist, Han is...

[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] Five Trends K-pop Needs to Lose for the New Year

The hectic year has come to an end. In 2017, K-pop groups such as BTS and TWICE saw huge growth in popularity in both domestic and overseas markets....

[Opinion] Why Hello Counselor Is Not Really About Counseling

“Hello Counselor” is a KBS-run program that brings attention to regular people and their life stories. The show debuted in November 2010 and features hosts Shin Dong-yup,...

[Opinion] GOT7 Risks Becoming Obsolete Under JYP Entertainment

7 for 7 marks the seventh album from the internationally popular boy group, GOT7. This album, its name, concept, and member involvement,  illustrates and represent the members,...