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Catch The Wave Video Rodeo (6.3.2013)

Welcome to Wednesday, where I share with you the video version of Monday’s Catch the Wave broadcast. This week, I trimmed things down a little since during the song breaks…

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SEX: Japanese and Korean Women Must Stand Up

I just got back from Seoul and I saw this little gem from Japan Today: NTV punishes TV producer for sexually harassing newscaster Mai Yamagishi. Apparently a producer sexually harassed…

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Bulguksa and Seokguram Grotto

This month on The Korea Blog, I’m taking a look at the ancient Silla capital of Korea – Gyeongju. The city is often called the “museum without walls,” and today…

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TQRAP Ep 2013-08

Big changes for the Boy Scouts, honeypots will take your money, multiculturalism, and we head off to Jeonju! The QiRanger Podcast starts now! The Content RE<Wind Korean News Facepalm Kakao…

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While filming down in Gyeongju, Jo and I came across this little cutie: Now, every time I see or think of a squirrel, I think of the movie UP!

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Japan: Face the historical facts

  Yonhap news reports the new Korean Ambassador to Japan has more than one diplomatic mission on his plate. Lee Byung-kee, 66, a seasoned diplomat, said he will spare no effort to…

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Korean Food: SsamBap

Today’s video is a quick one. While filming down in Gyeongju for next month’s series, we popped in to one of the town’s signature restaurants for the local dish: ssambap…

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The Korean Image Abroad

The BBC recently conducted a 26,000+ person survey around the globe. Interviews were randomly conducted in person and via the telephone in 25 countries. Participants were asked to rate seventeen…


Catch the Wave! Video Rodeo 5.27.13

Hey everyone, I hope you’re rocking Wednesday morning like I am. We had an awesome show this past Monday. Hanging out with Adrien and Karen is simply awesome! This week…

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Korea’s Chat Leader: Kakao

For the final installment on this month’s Korea Blog series, I revisited an old post about KakaoTalk. If you’re outside Korea, you might not have heard about this program and…