August 4th, 2012

SAD KEANU

DAY 8: LONDON 2012 SUMMER OLYMPIC FFA


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Welcome to DAY 8 of the London 2012 Summer Olympic Games! This FFA serves as a place to gather and chat about the games with your fellow Omona-zens.

Who is competing today?
-Republic of Korea
-Democratic People's Republic of Korea



With the help of our LJ Media Sunbae's, OmonaTheyDidn't! will be holding our Omonalympics Give-Away for the duration of the games!

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YOUR 2012 SUMMER OLYMPIC S.KOREA OPPAS & UNNIES!

South Korea at the 2012 Summer Olympics | North Korea at the 2012 Summer Olympics


Olympic FFA will be held daily for the duration of the games.
2012 Summer Olympics: July 27th - August 12th | Schedule & Events | London Time

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It has been a 3 day dry-spell for NK!
Mark

KBS and BBC to co-produce K-pop concert and documentary



KBS (Korean Broadcasting System) and the BBC (British Broadcasting Corporation) have decided to join forces for the creation of two K-pop projects.


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Source: AKP Source: Newsen

Sorry mods, made this post so many times already :/
I am so excited for this! Hopefully that means a concert here in London or somewhere else in England :) Who does omona think will go to the concert? And will it be like the MBC Korean Culture Festival?  

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MISCHIEF NIGHT AT THE CCM BUILDING

Some furious fans have taken matters into their own hands regarding the ‘T-ara situation’ by throwing eggs at Core Contents Media‘s headquarters to express their anger and frustration.

The August 3rd broadcast of JTBC‘s ‘Entertainment Exclusive‘ highlighted the controversy surrounding T-ara’s bullying rumors and Hwayoung leaving the group.

The episode also showed the reaction of some fans as they showed a clip of one individual throwing eggs at the agency’s property to express his anger.

The fan threw three to four eggs at the road next to the building and greeted the camera crew with a flushed expression as if he still couldn’t alleviate his anger. The fan commented, “Kim Kwang Soo managed them wrong. Increasing T-ara into seven members was the problem.”

Another fan wished for them to settle the matter as soon as possible as he shared, “I don’t like T-ara getting bashed like this.

Meanwhile, Kim Kwang Soo issued an apology for the controversy in a handwritten letter today.

Pictures under the cut~


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source: allkpop, nate

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because egging a building (and not having very good aim by the looks of it) will bring your faves back...

Kim Kwang Soo apologizes through handwritten letter; still no one believes his shit

After the initial press release explaining the details regarding the meeting with the representative of Sajungyeon Core Contents Media released an apology note penned by Kim Kwang Soo himself.

“I deeply apologize for the lacking explanation given for the termination of Hwayoung‘s contract, which led to several bullying misconceptions. From this point forward, I will work hard to be a role model for the entertainment industry by being more careful and thoughtful of my actions,” he wrote.

“Also, I would like to apologize to both Hwayoung and T-ara, as well as their parents, for inflicting pain. I believe that the members of T-Jinyo as well as Sajungyeon have nothing but love for T-ara. I thank everyone who worried about T-ara and promise to meet the representatives of those groups at any time.”

Kim Kwang Soo also noted Hwayoung’s current situation, saying “Wherever Hwayoung goes, I will do my best to help her study music and become a wonderful rapper and artist. I ask for much love towards Hwayoung and her musical future.”

He concluded by looking back upon his actions during the whole situation. “In the future, I will try to be in touch with the public opinion and become more careful. I apologize once again for the misconceptions and being a social issue. Lastly, I would also like to apologize to the media outlets and its representatives.”

Source: Osen, via Allkpop

My favourite bit was when he said he'll work to be a ~rolemodel~, who does he think he's kidding here.

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AOA participates in flash mob with fans

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Rookie girl group AOA (Ace of Angels) participated in a flash mob with their fans.
They gathered in Myeongdong and the Cheonggyecheon Stream to participate in this flashmob. The group consists of Seolhyun, ChoA, Hyejung, Chanmi, Yoo-Na, MinAh, Jimin and drummer Yookyung. Along with the fans, AOA danced the choreography to their new title track “ELVIS“. The event was put on in support of the 2012 London Olympics.
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Source: Allkpop, nodotos@youtube, eto.co.kr, W Star News via Nate
Mark

Behind the scenes with NU’EST for “Action” album jacket photo shoot



Pledis Entertainment has uploaded a behind the scenes video for NU'EST‘s “Action” album jacket photo shoot.


The rookie group recently wrapped up their promotions for “Action“, and will soon begin promotions with their new song of love, “Not Over You“.

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Source: Allkpop Source: pledisnuest youtube

JR and Baekho's smile at 0:40 asdfghjk