Home Date: July 16th, 2012

SISTAR’s Dasom reveals her true weight to be 44kg

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SISTAR’s Dasom reveals her true weight to be 44kg

 

SISTAR‘s Dasom revealed her true weight.

Dasom recently informed SportsChosun, “My current weight is 97 pounds (44kg).” . ... Read more

IU transforms into a makeup artist

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IU transforms into a makeup artist

Although IU (Lee Ji Eun) is good at singing, it seems as though she can also take on the role of a makeup artist.

On July 16th, lyricist Kim Eana, who pretends to be her cat “Bongsam” on Twitter, shared the two photos above and wrote, “Makeup artist Lee Ji Eun (20, singer) is currently applying makeup on director Hwang Soo Ah.” . ... Read more

f(x) members reveal that they quickly grew close by farting

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f(x) members reveal that they quickly grew close by farting

 

The members of f(x) revealed how they got comfortable with one another very quickly.

f(x) members Luna, Amber, and Krystal guest-featured on the July 16th broadcast of SBS Power FM 107.7 MHzPark So Hyun’s Love Game‘. . ... Read more

Solbi had depression; found solace in books

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Solbi had depression; found solace in books

Solbi

Singer Solbi appeared on a KBS talk show on July 16 and confessed that for the last two years she had been battling depression while flying under the radar. . ... Read more

So Ji-sub flavors to hit town

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So Ji-sub flavors to hit town

So Ji-sub

To mark the one year anniversary of his café franchise, A Twosome Place, actor So Ji-sub developed and released two non-coffee beverages to be sold during summer at his 51K store in Apgujeong, southern Seoul. . ... Read more

Netizens compare girl group graduation pictures

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Netizens compare girl group graduation pictures
A collection of girl group pictures, titled, “The high school graduation pictures of girl idols“, has become a hot topic online. The collection, shown above, compares the members of various girl groups, normally praised for their “goddess”-like looks, to the looks they sported during their high school, predebut days. A variety of members were included in the list, from top tier, senior groups such as Wonder Girls, 2NE1, T-ara, f(x), SISTAR, After School, and SECRET, to groups still getting there, such as Dal Shabet, Hello Venus, EXID, and A Pink. . ... Read more

“Summer Wave Festival” at Caribbean Bay Enjoyed by 10,000 Music Fans Along with Top Stars

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“Summer Wave Festival” at Caribbean Bay Enjoyed by 10,000 Music Fans Along with Top Stars

Summer Wave Festival

“Summer Wave Festival” at Caribbean Bay Enjoyed by 10,000 Music Fans Along with Top Stars

The second annual “Summer Wave Festival” concluded with a great success. . ... Read more

Kim Ah-joong’s thesis featured in academic journal

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Kim Ah-joong’s thesis featured in academic journal
Kim Ah-joong Kim Ah-joong‘s thesis has been published in a Korean scholarly journal published by Economy Culture Institute.The academic work titled “The influence of emotional and human desires on emotional strength and satisfaction: A study on the audience of thriller movies” written by the movie star has been published in the April edition of the economy journal. ... Read more

Big Bang’s G-Dragon opens Twitter account

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Big Bang’s G-Dragon opens Twitter account

Big Bang leader G-Dragon has officially opened a Twitter account!

His account was verified through tweets by fellow Big Bang member Taeyang and also producer Choice37: . ... Read more

Eat Your Kimchi Reviews 2NE1's "I Love You" Music Video

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Eat Your Kimchi Reviews 2NE1's "I Love You" Music Video

This week for Music Monday, Simon and Martina reviewed 2NE1′s “I Love You” music video.

They loved the song. It has the vibe of a serious ballad, but also has a rockingly awesome great beat. One complaint they did have with the video is the song’s synchronization did not match the lip movements very well in the music video. . ... Read more

The Chaser cancels extension due to writer’s collapse

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The Chaser cancels extension due to writer’s collapse

Eep! The live-shoot drama system strikes again. New Monday-Tuesday ratings leader The Chaser has been enjoying quite the run, starting as a critically-acclaimed underdog and rising to first place, eventually adding two episodes to its slate (one extra episode plus a special). But just as soon as the extension was finalized, there was an emergency on set.Series writer Park Kyung-soo collapsed in the middle of writing the script for Episode 15 of the series, which if you can believe it–aired today . ... Read more

Ticket details for "Big Bang Alive World Tour 2012" in Manila released

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Ticket details for "Big Bang Alive World Tour 2012" in Manila released

Earlier in the year, it was announced that Big Bang would be setting off on their “Big Bang Alive World Tour 2012, with stops being announced in the months to come. Appropriately, Big Bang then returned to the music scene with their mini-album “Alive”. . ... Read more