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Kim Hyun Joong Continues Court Battle Against Ex-Girlfriend Ms. Choi

Kim Hyun Joong Continues Court Battle Against Ex-Girlfriend Ms. Choi

It’s been years since “Playful Kiss” actor Kim Hyun Joong started his court battle with his ex-girlfriend who was widely known in her alias as Miss Choi. Here’s what transpired during his court hearing last January 11. On a report released by All Kpop last week, the idol-turned-actor and Ms. Choi are left hanging as the court failed to settle the case on the latest hearing last January 11. The said case covered the appeal of Kim Hyun Joong’s side for the damage compensation. According to the same report, the said hearing also covered the changes on the compensation. Ms. Choi’s lawyer imparted that due to the mental stress brought by the long case, the damage compensation was decreased to KRW 700 million instead of the initial KRW 1.6 biilion. There were also some talks about the interest of the two parties to get back together and their parents’ sides during the hearing. The case got even more complicated as some insiders noted that Kim Hyun Joong paid a lower settlement money which violated the previously agreed deal. On January 6, it was also revealed that Ms. Choi contributed to this complication, as she was charged with defamation and accused

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PD Asks Suzy Something He Should Not Have

PD Asks Suzy Something He Should Not Have

Many netizens and fans are getting mad to a PD of Suzy’s new reality show, “Off The Record: Suzy”. Viewers thought that the little conversation the PD and Suzy has was a little uncomfortable as no one should ask a question that private to someone you are not close with or to someone you just met. Allkpop has reported that after the first episode of “Off The Record: Suzy” was aired, there are many coplaitns about one specific scene. It was when Suzy was being interviewed by the PD while having a drink with him. While interviewing her, the PD asked Suzy to reveal some photos on her phone. This is where it starts, Suzy hesitated for a second and looks through her phone to see if there’s anything weird. Then, PD asked, “I’m sure you don’t have anything lewd, or anything,” and Suzy answered, “There’s nothing lewd, just a lot of sweet photos.” According to a Netizen Buzz article, people find the PD’s question really offensive. Not just offensive but other people find it inappropriate too. A netizens commented, “It actually is an inappropriate question. Why would you ask her that?”, another said, “Honestly inappropriate of a question.” People

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One Of BTS Members Is Dating, According To Reporter Jin Ho Lee

One Of BTS Members Is Dating

It is hard to believe when it comes to rumor. But if the one who reports the rumor is a reporter with years of experience, some people might think twice. There is a rumor that one of BTS members is dating. According to report from AllKpop , the rumor was first stated by a reporter named Jin Ho Lee. He is currently working for two media and has his own channel. At his channel, there are many people lined up as he shares some secrets of some idols. Some of the rumors are that Wonder Girls will not renew their contract. There have been many talks about that and the fact is that it is still under discussion. Next, he spills that Suzy will renew her contract, but not for Min’s Miss A. Another rumor is that T-ara didn’t bully Hwayoung. He also said that Noh Hong Chul will return to “Infinity Challenge.” It will be a great news if it is true. But fans are most curious about the BTS issue as he said that one of BTS members is dating. According to report from Miner8 , there are more rumors to come as the fans are suspicious that

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Dx, Joshua Ride The Subway; Netizens Rant Over Non- Sensitivity to Pregnant Women

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The flaws that come with riding the subway spiraled a big blow on Seventeen’s DX and Joshua. It was when they rode the Seoul city’s subway lately. Fans witnessed a photo allegedly posted by a fan who recognized the duo in the train trip. What earned it more controversial is the fact that the mates were seating in a spot reserved for pregnant. women. Aware or not aware of the consequences of that position, social media were aghast with posts condemning the two. They are apparently non-sensitive to the needs of pregnant mothers. To note, these are not new issues that confront celebrities. In fact, these happen when celebrities go overboard in not heeding causes like decency while breastfeeding in public, giving the elderly seats while in an unrestricted transport. wearing coats made from animal hides or fur, riding on whales that are deemed animal abuse, or having fun while running among horses in a ranch. In substantiality, netizens are always ready to come in defense of or against the acts. To show the impressions that the train ride has gathered, the rants flooded social media chats. Those who find nothing wrong with sitting in the spot have argued that

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Dx, Joshua Ride The Subway: Netizens Rant Over Non- Sensitivity to Pregnant Women

Dx

The flaws that come with riding the subway spiraled a big blow on Seventeen’s DX and Joshua. It was when they rode the Seoul city’s subway lately. Fans witnessed a photo allegedly posted by a fan who recognized the duo in the train trip. What earned it more controversial is the fact that the mates were seating in a spot reserved for pregnant. women. Aware or not aware of the consequences of that position, social media were aghast with posts condemning the two. They are apparently non-sensitive to the needs of pregnant mothers. To note, these are not new issues that confront celebrities. In fact, these happen when celebrities go overboard in not heeding causes like decency while breastfeeding in public, giving the elderly seats while in an unrestricted transport. wearing coats made from animal hides or fur, riding on whales that are deemed animal abuse, or having fun while running among horses in a ranch. In substantiality, netizens are always ready to come in defense of or against the acts. To show the impressions that the train ride has gathered, the rants flooded social media chats. Those who find nothing wrong with sitting in the spot have argued that

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Here’s How Sulli and Choiza Became A Couple

Here’s How Sulli and Choiza Became A Couple

Former f(x) member Sulli and Choiza have been spotted dating several times and their respective SNS accounts have been flooded by their couple photos. But, have you ever wondered how the two became a couple? Just this week, Koreaboo answered this question that has been bugging the curiosity of the netizens. The answer was actually revealed on the episode of “Name List Reveal” last January 9 where Sulli and Choiza’s couple ranked as number 5 on the celebrity couples with big age gaps. The two actually had a 14-year age gap but indeed, age doesn’t matter as the two are still showing a strong relationship. On the same show, it was revealed that Super Junior’s Kim Heechul was actually the cupid of the two celebrities. When Heechul threw a party after getting discharged from the military in 2013, both Choiza and Sulli were present. It was also the same event where Choiza got Sulli’s number, and as they say, the rest is history. Although Sulli and Choiza denied the dating rumors before, the two are now more open about their relationship as evident on their SNS accounts. The two recently posted some couple updates on their respective Instagram accounts. All

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Twice Jihyo Gets Sad By Fans’ Hurtful Words

Twice Jihyo Gets Sad By Fans’ Hurtful Words

Twice’s adorable and very sincere leader has once again been hurt by some of their “fans”. According to Allkpop , a video of the trendy girl group Twice in a fan meeting where they had a question and answer session with their fans is going viral. The video started with Jungyeon reading one of the fan questions, “If the girls were professional athletes, which sport would best fit each member?” Jeongyeon answered that she might fit with fencing. Other girls churned in and answered for other members like Tzuyu would fit swimming, while Mina would fit rhythmic gymnastics or maybe even Figure skating. Nayeon also said that Chaeyoung might fit running. However when it was Jihyo’s turn, the girls ignored some fans shouting “Weightlifting!” on the other hand, when Jihyo heard of it, she has this baffled expression on her face. She looked really surprised and hurt at the same time.  The leader turned around and faced fellow member Jeongyeon. Fans are concluding that she did that to hide her unhappy expression. In a NetizenBuzz  article, many non-fans were mad at those “fans” who yelled stupid and ignorant things to Jihyo. “I’m not even a Twice fan and I know

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BTS Helped Red Velvet During Freezing Outdoor Performance

BTS Helped Red Velvet During Freezing Outdoor Performance

Rain or shine, Korean idols continue to perform for their fans. Even this winter season with the freezing temperature, K-pop stars like BTS and Red Velvet continue to give fans adorable performances. On the first day of the year when they performed for the MBC Gayo Daejun, both BTS and Red Velvet braved the whopping below 10 degree Celsius freezing weather. According to a report written by Koreaboo , the discomfort under the freezing weather was apparent on Red Velvet as they were wearing outfits not fit for the winter season. Even if they’re already feeling cold, the girls of Red Velvet did not stop their performance and instead, they huddled together to be each other’s warmth. Wendy was spotted being motherly as she initiated giving Seulgi and Irene warmth by hugging them and holding their cold hands. On the other hand, BTS seemed not to be bothered by the cold weather as they still managed to deliver a very energetic dance number. As Jungkook, Jin, Jimin, J-Hope, Suga, V, and Rap Monster kept on jumping while waiting for the countdown, this caught the attention of Red Velvet which made them also join the excitement to turn their temperatures up.

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Running Man On an Asian Tour Until Spring 2017: Gary and Yoo Jae Suk Not Tagging Along

Running Man On an Asian Tour  Until Spring 2017: Gary and Yoo Jae Suk Not Tagging Along

The Running Man, classified as an urban reality show will have been nearly seven years old by this year had the production not decided to end  their weekly episode by February 2017. What started as news that leaked of a let go for two of its members Kim Jongkook and Song Jihyo created a stir among the cast. Attempt to regroup The furor came forth with a meeting in the production staff.  Communication flowed at the right course-  the two members will stay. However, the group closed into a decision that the show will be folding up by next month. Many supporters of the reality show query on what led to this big decision. Reports assert that the program has dissipated in the ratings game in Korea. Surprisingly, it has grown so popular in other places in Asia. per  Star2 . A shot at the ratings game Observers attribute the decline in patronage to factors that could have been attended to earlier on. One of them is the birth of shows who took a spin on Running Man’s format like IN2D. While running man is solely a competition game, those that took after their format were running not merely on

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Hwarang, the Poet Warrior Slumps on Initial Air time: Google play and I-tunes video games to tweak ratings up?

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Hwarang, The Poet Warrior debuted as a dismal flop onTv last December 19. This came as a review of the cost of publicity spent on its spectacular entry into the boob tubes was underway. Moreover, it did not produce the exacted viewership appeal as reported. Statistics show a 6.9 % initial tv onlookers’ engagement  which is a shocking record compared to the much-loved series ( Moon Lovers: Scarlet Heart Rye). The netizens say they are reminded of the previous series while seeing Hwarang- the Poet Warrior. It registered 7.4 % in the Nielsen Korea polls. Still, a tight watch for the series as it garnered 7.2 % viewership on its second airing per  KoreaTimes.  In fact, many write ups that matched point to a dismal premiere on television. A star-studded cast, loaded publicity and a concept so well crafted did do not do magic to the series on its early week of television screening.Cost notwithstanding, a lot of matter in hand was tapped into it as a significant production television venture. Casting and publicity can not be pinpointed as the ground for it not to gain a striking rating. Many notice how big a cast was included. Thus, a great amount of pre-airing publicity was

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