Tag: Song Jong Ho

Answer Me 1997 confessions

I don’t get the pop culture references (Sechs Kies who?), I’m perplexed by the screaming (people in love whisper sweet nothings to each other, not yell their lungs out, eyes blazing), I like but am not enamored of the lead couple. (What?! Did you just say that? Are you feverish? How you crazy?) I also… Read More ›

The Princess’s Man: Finale discussion

It’s over, it’s over! But don’t tell me how it ended! So The Princess’s Man aired its final episode last Thursday. Since that night a week ago, I’ve become a fugitive of sorts, lying low and appearing only when the coast is clear. Twitter, Soompi. Even my own post on the historical background of the… Read More ›

The Princess’s Man (Part 1): The history

Don’t be misled by the drama’s title. At the crux of The Princess’s Man (2011) is not a princess and her man, it is a king and his brother. More precisely, a sickly king and his power-mad brother. A brother so ruthless he will kill his own family members if that will pave his way… Read More ›