September 8th, 2020


BTS For The New Samsung Galaxy

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Source: Samsung Mobile Twitter,

Mr. Kim Seok-jin will see you now becauxe aca-scuse me why are you so pretty ? Aca-believe it, he's one of the few men who can wear small check suits and look like that. Jimin though... Namjoon too. They all look like expensive men. And thank you Samsung for not whitewhasing them.

New co-ed group, Checkmate, to debut this month

CHECKMATE ― comprising two females (Sieun, Suri) and three males (Yongseok, Nason, Noah) ― is set to drop its first album "DRUM" on Sept. 21, its agency GRACE COMPANY Entertainment said Tuesday.

"Acclaimed producers in and out of Korea have worked on the debut track," the company said in a statement. "The members have already caught the attention of fans in Europe and South America (through social media)."

The agency added that Yongseok would "play a central role" this time, but did not elaborate.

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The two ladies, Sieun and Suri, were members of the group Rendezvous. They disbanded before debut.

source: checkmate_official__ & GraceCompany Official 1 2 3 & The Korea Times

Pastor detained after bail revoked over terms violation

A South Korean pastor who leads a church at the center of an explosive coronavirus resurgence was detained again on Monday after the court accepted prosecutors’ motion to revoke his bail.

Rev. Jun Kwang-hoon was taken back into custody shortly after the Seoul Central District Court said, without elaborating, that he had violated the two-part conditions of his bail, which mandated him not to get involved in any protest that was illegal or linked to his case pending the court ruling.

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Source: The Korea Herald

BTS Still n°1 of #Hot100 Top 10 Billboard Charts

For the second week, BTS are n°1 !

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Source: Billboard Charts Twitter, BTS Twitter

Sorry mods, BTS posted their reaction when I submitted the first post.
Lots of people haters thought they would drop... Some predicted they would be 3rd but they're still here, on top !


KNK Announces Comeback With 3rd Mini Album 'KNK Airline'

Sources: KNKOfficial220

I was just wondering the other day if they'd make a comeback. So excited, Sunset was my favourite comeback from last year.

Forest of Secrets (Stranger) Season 2 episode 7 & 8 Discussion Post

Drama: Stranger 2
Hangul: 비밀의 숲 2
Director: Park Hyun-Suk
Writer: Lee Soo-Yeon
Network: tvN
Release Date: August 15, 2020
Runtime: Saturday & Sunday at 21:00
Language: Korean
Country: South Korea

Plot Synopsis by AsianWiki Staff: The prosecutor's office and the police find themselves on opposing sides. The prosecutors, including elite prosecutor Woo Tae-Ha (Choi Moo-Sung), want discretionary power over investigations. Meanwhile, the police, including Choi Bit (Jeon Hye-Ji), tries to get complete investigative authority that is independent of the prosecutor's office. Under this tense situation, Prosecutor Hwang Si-Mok (Cho Seung-Woo) and Detective Han Yeo-Jin (Bae Doo-Na) chase after the truth in a hidden case.

Cast: Jo Seung Woo (Hwang Shi Mok), Bae Doo Na (Han Yeo Jin), Lee Joon Hyuk (Seo Dong Jae), Yoon Se Ah (Lee Yeon Jae), Jeon Hye Jin (Choi Bit), Choi Moo Sung (Woo Tae Ha), Kim Young Jae, Park Sung Geun, Park Ji Yun, Lee Hae Young, Jung Sung Il, Kim Hak Seon, Jeon Bae Soo, Choi Jae Woong, Yoon Jong In, Song Ji Ho, Hong Seo Joon, Yu Seung Il, Kim Bum Soo, Lee Ga Sub, Park Sung Il, Ha Sung Kwang, Lee Hyun Kyun, Jang Yool, Park Mi Hyun, Seo Jin Won

Drama information and image sourced from MyDramaList

You can watch on NetFlix and Dramacool

Things finally picked up on episode 7 for me then I had to rewatch the last half of episode 8 twice to fully understand what's going on because there were lots of things happening and they were talking about this and that.