This is so ass-backwards I don’t even know where to begin. The video above, reportedly from KCNA, North Korea’s official news agency, shows a man crossing the country border between North Korea and South Korea and then being violently dragged away by South Korean officials. If you view the video from the mindset of those […]
It’s Saturday, so why not watch this water fountain show at Lotte Department store in South Korea?
Plastic surgery can do a lot. And when you live in a society like South Korea’s which culturally accepts plastic surgery as a normal practice, well, you get this — the 2013 Miss Korea contestants. This is certainly not isolated to Korea, but this particular set-up of faces drives home the larger issue like no […]
North Korean defectors who have successfully made it to South Korea through a system of secret trips and passages must go through a 3-month resettlement class at the Hanawon Resettlement Center. Here, North Koreans will be briefed on common etiquette, laws, safety guidelines, as well as interrogated to make sure they are not North Korean […]
It completely boggles my mind that Korea is so steeped in plastic surgery that it becomes one of the first things people think of when they think of the country. It’s all kinds of sad actually. Anyway, this blog shows tons of before and after photos of these plastic surgeries. Some of them are quite […]
South Korean artist Kim Beom screams while painting with yellow paint. It’s art, of course! And funny art is always good art, right? [via]