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On August 17, fans mobbed Girls’ Generation’s Taeyeon as she arrived at Soekarno Hatta Airport, Indonesia.

Girls' Generation Taeyeon Sexually Harassed in Indonesia

The mob went haywire causing unnecessary harm and distress towards the singer.

Taeyeon tried to remain calm and silent even though people kept knocking their cameras on her.

She expressed her own worries in detail on her personal Instagram account.

자카르타 공항에서 수많은 인파에 몰려 발이 엉키고 몸도 엉켜서 많이 위험한 상황이 있었습니다 실제로 바닥에 넘어진채로 벌벌떨고 눈물이 멈추지 않았어요. 현지 경호원분이 위험해 보였는지 절 뒤에서 번쩍 들어올리셔서 그것 또한 너무 당황스러웠고 놀랐습니다. 자꾸 뒤에서 옆에서 신체접촉에 긴장했던 상황인지라 질서라는건 찾아볼 수 없었고 기다려주셨던 분들중에 똑같이 넘어지고 다치신 분들도 있는 것 같아서 제 마음이 몹시 좋지 않네요. 그리고 고의는 아니었겠지만 신체일부 엉덩이며 가슴이며 자꾸 접촉하고 부딪히고 서로 잡아당기고.. 그 느낌도 참 당황스럽고 제정신을 못차리겠더라고요. 그래서 오랜만에 도착한 자카르타에서 좋은 모습으로 입국 할 수가 없었습니다. 기다려준 팬들에게 너무 미안하고 제발 우리 다치지않게 질서를 지켜줬으면 좋겠어요 그 누구보다 사랑 많고 정 많고 서로 이해 할 수 있는 우리팬들이니까 오늘일은 해프닝으로 생각할게요. 모두 다 상처받지 않길 바랄게

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“At the Jakarta airport, there were so many people in a crowd close together, feet and bodies kept on getting tangled up with each other. It was a dangerous situation where I fell on the floor shaking and couldn’t stop my tears. The local security guard thought it was a dangerous situation so he lifted me up, which was also very baffling and surprising.

I was very tense due to the body contact from both behind and from the side. There was no order (at the airport) and people who were waiting for me also fell down. Some of them may have even gotten hurt, so my heart does not feel good (right now). And it might not have been intentional, but parts of my body such as my butt and chest kept getting touched, bumped in to, or yanked at… That feeling made me embarrassed and I lost my senses. Because of that, I could not arrive at Jakarta, where I have not been for a while, with a good image. I am so sorry to the fans who were waiting. Please keep order so nobody gets hurt. Our fans have more love, affection, and understanding for each other, more than anyone else, so I will consider today as a happening (one-time event). I hope that no one gets hurt.

— Taeyeon

Taeyeon came to Jakarta, Indonesia for the Asian Games 2018 Countdown with fellow Girls’ Generation member Hyoyeon.

Girls Generation (SNSD) and SM Entertainment has been discussing contract renewal and fans are wondering:

Did Tiffany renew her contract with SM?

Most of the members have already renewed their contracts but Tiffany might pursue her career on signing in the U. S.

If so, she will also be studying acting there for a period of time.

An insider said:

“Recently, Tiffany decided to study acting abroad in US and has told her friends and they respected her decision.”

Tiffany is still currently in a round of discussion regarding her contract with SM Entertainment.

However, there has  been no official confirmation yet regarding her officially renewal of contract.

The members and our agency have worked together for 10 years. Our trust within each other is very deep, so the majority of the members have decided on extending their contracts. [In regards to Tiffany’s contract], we are currently discussing many aspects of it.

– SM Entertainment

I wish her the best Fany Fany Hwaiting!

You are here primarily because of the beautiful and talented Lisa. She is part of a popular group BLACKPINK along with other members, Jennie, Jisoo, and Rose. Their group debuted last year’s August under YG Entertainment.

However, aside from the main reason why you’re here, maybe it’s because of dance. If you love to dance, you’ll probably be familiar of the dances that’ll be presented in the article.

If America had “Dougie” and South Korea had “Gangnam Style,” Philippines had “Budots.”  It is a slang for “tambay” which means people with no jobs or permanent jobs.

Dougie

Gangnam Style

Budots

It is a form of electronic dance music (EDM), popularized by a group called “CamusBoyz” from Davao City in Mindanao, Philippines. The music is most common for mobile phone speaker and fiesta party sound systems.

Lisa

It doesn’t end there, though. Also, in Southeast Asia, Thailand can brag something of their own unique kind of dance.

Lisa showcased it in an episode of a show called “KnowingBrother.” After all, Bangkok is her birthplace.

Others call it ‘Taxi taxi” and the other one is “Shooting Star.”

Were you entertained of her dance?

Dancing is not the only talent that she has. She also possesses the skill in singing, rap and vocals. A major turn on, she can speak in four languages!

Here is the “evolution” of Lisa’s skill in dancing!

Justin Bieber sent a message to his fans, saying he was “never gonna be perfect” but hoped to learn from his mistakes, after the abrupt cancellation of his world tour and accidentally hitting a photographer with his truck.

The 23-year-old singer, who called off the remaining 14 dates of his “Purpose” world tour on July 24 and injured the photographer after a Beverly Hills church service two days later, said in an Instagram post:

“broken relationships dictate the way I acted toward people…  [I] let bitterness, jealousy, and fear run my life.!!!!”

He added:

“Im VERY aware I’m never gonna be perfect, and I’m gonna keep making mistakes but what I’m not gonna do is let my past dictate my future.”

He did not mention the accident with the photographer, who suffered minor injuries and thanked the singer in an Instagram video last week for staying with him until emergency services came.

Having more than 150 shows, Bieber pulled out of his tour, citing only “unforeseen circumstances” at the time, which brought frustration and worry to his fans. It also brought support to the Canadian pop star from celebrities like singer-songwriter John Mayer, who gave Bieber credit for looking after his mental well-being.

A day after the cancellation of his tour, Bieber told TMZ.com, a celebrity news outlet, that he was looking forward to “just resting and getting some relaxation” after two years on the road.

President Rodrigo Duterte blasted North Korean Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un on Wednesday, calling him “tarantado” and “buang” due to his tendencies to start a nuclear war that could turn Asia into a lifeless land.

Baka nga itong si Kim Jong Un, itong tarantado, you know if that guy — I do not think he is ready, but he is playing with dangerous toys, iyang buang na iyan,”

He said at the 113th  anniversary of the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR).

“That chubby face that looks kind. That son of a bitch. If he commits a mistake, the Far East will become an arid land. It must be stopped, this nuclear war,”

He added.

The President further stated:

“A limited confrontation and it blows up here, I will tell you, the fallout can deplete the soil, the resources and I don’t know what will happen to us.”

According to a leaked transcript of Duterte and United States President Donald Trump’s phone call, the Filipino President called Kim “this generation’s mad man.” Duterte previously said that the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) was worried about his missile launches.

Duterte’s comments were made days before North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Su-yong’s scheduled attendance at the ASEAN Ministerial Meeting in Manila this week.

North Korea is determined to develop a nuclear-tipped missile capable of striking the United States, and officials in Washington said Saturday’s test of an intercontinental ballistic missile showed its capability to reach most of the country.

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, who is expected to attend the Manila meeting on Tuesday, said he wanted to speak with North Korea at some point, stressing that the country is not the enemy and that the United States did not seek to destroy its regime.

What if K-celebrities were MARVEL/DC superheroes, would they look good in it?

It is either it is because of their personality, looks, or based on their roles on screen, K-celebs would still make a wondrous Superheroes. Let’s give an eye to some of the Korean stars who can be perfect for MARVEL/DC superhero roles.

Lee Hyori as CatWoman

   Lee Hyori is sensuous diva similar to CatWoman. Hyori will look great wearing CatWoman’s tight one-piece outfit and her bullwhip as a weapon, and Lee Hyori’s furious character would really fit for the role.

If Korean Celebrities were MARVEL/DC Superheroes

Ma Dong Seok as Incredible Hulk

   Ma Dong Seok already has brawlic build so he doesn’t have to be contaminated by any gamma radiation. He is a former bodybuilder and a fitness coach for professional MMA  stars, Ma Dong Seok will surely achieve the look of Incredible Hulk even without the use of computer graphics.

If Korean Celebrities were MARVEL/DC Superheroes

Lee Honey as Wonder Woman

   Wonder Woman is a DC Superhero that has the “full package of beauty, brains, and brawn.” Lee Honey meets all the requisites to be a Wonder Woman, she will be a perfect example of female empowerment which Wonder Woman symbolizes.

If Korean Celebrities were MARVEL/DC Superheroes

Cha Seung Won as Iron Man

   Cha Seung Won can a humorist and he can also be a perfect example of glamor. These characteristics make him a perfect aspirant to play the role of a Billionaire Playboy Tony Stark and Iron Man.
If Korean Celebrities were MARVEL/DC Superheroes

Jung Woo Sung as Batman

   Jung Woo Sung already proved his appeal in action-packed movies and in dramas. With his personality, he would be a perfect match in portraying Batman’s dark and serious image.

If Korean Celebrities were MARVEL/DC Superheroes

Chun Woo Hee as Harley Quinn

   Chun Woo Hee has portrayed a role of a troubled and rebellious teenager during her Korean box office hit. Woo Hee can slay the role of Harley Quinn not just as Joker’s lover but she can also be a bubbly and she can transform into her villainous other self.

If Korean Celebrities were MARVEL/DC Superheroes

Lee Byung Hyun as Wolverine

   Lee Byung Hyun has already proved what he got when it comes to action and thriller movies and he is already making his mark in Hollywood. He can be the perfect Korean Wolverine.

If Korean Celebrities were MARVEL/DC Superheroes

Kim Ok Bin as Black Widow

   Black Widow is a spy and an assassin. Just like Black Widow, Kim Ok Bin portrayed a badass assassin who was trained to become a killing machine since childhood in “Villainess.” So, there’s no need to argue, Kim Ok Bin is the perfect match for the role.

If Korean Celebrities were MARVEL/DC Superheroes

Yoo Ah In as Spiderman

   Peter Parker who has Spiderman as his alter-ego is just an average teenager.  Just Yoo Ah In, he has the balance between youthfulness and charisma to portray both identities of being Peter Parker and Spiderman.

If Korean Celebrities were MARVEL/DC Superheroes

So Ji Sub as Superman

   So ji Sub has his tall and strong build and a facial bone structure that almost mirrored the image of Henry Cavill who depicted Superman in “Man of Steel.” So ji Sub will surely be a great Superman.

If Korean Celebrities were MARVEL/DC Superheroes

Shin Ha Kyun as The Joker

   Shin Ha Kyun is an excellent actor who portrays complicated characters. Joker is wild and has unpredictable mood swings. Just like in one of the characters portrayed by Shin Ha Kyun, he can instantly change his mood from bubbly to a psychopathic one.

If Korean Celebrities were MARVEL/DC Superheroes

While many believe LeBron James is the heir to Michael Jordan’s throne as the greatest of all time, MJ ranked another all-time great ahead of King James on Monday.

According to Bay Area HQ, Jordan placed Los Angeles Lakers legend Kobe Bryant ahead of LeBron on his personal list when asked about it during his Flight School camp in Santa Barbara, California:

“Would I rank LeBron over Kobe in terms of best of all time? No. There’s something about five that beats three. Now he may be better than that, but Kobe won five championships. LeBron won three.”

Jordan won six championships during his illustrious career, and although he was the featured player on all of those teams, he received plenty of support from skilled teammates such as Scottie Pippen, Dennis Rodman, and others.

The same applies to both Bryant and James, as Kobe’s first three titles were aided by Shaquille O’Neal, and LeBron was backed up by the likes of Dwyane Wade, Chris Bosh, Kyrie Irving and Kevin Love over the years.

Bryant trumps James in terms of championships won at five to three, as well as All-Star appearances at 18-13.

In terms of career stats, however, LeBron’s 27.1 points, 7.3 rebounds and 7.0 assists beats Kobe’s 25.0 points, 5.2 rebounds, and 4.7 assists.

Also, James has been regular season MVP four times and NBA Finals MVP three times, whereas Bryant has one and two, respectively.

LeBron has also made seven consecutive trips to the NBA Finals, which is a feat neither Jordan nor Bryant achieved.

While Jordan didn’t name all of the players on his list, no player has won more championships than Boston Celtics legend Bill Russell and his 11, which is an accomplishment that may never be equaled.

There are times it’ll be very hard for us waking up in the morning- going to school or work. Then, we’ll just look at the clock to get through and finish our misery. Continue reading if you love Korean (especially if shirtless) by the way.

We need at least one lazy day in a week to be more efficient and effective in our everyday tasks. But I assure you that with this list, it’ll only eat up some minutes of your precious time to hype up your energy.

This may be synonymous with your favorite coffee. And it may not be creamy (it may), but for sure, it’s tasty as well.

Behold! (This is not to objectify them)

Was your favorite Korean men featured in the list? Who were/was you expecting to be in the list? Comment down below!

“As If It’s Your Last” of BLACKPINK is now the fastest K-pop music video on YouTube to reach 90 million views.

 

 

BLACKPINK: Fastest K-pop Group to Reach 90 Million Views on YouTube

Their music video released on June 22nd reached its 90 million mark on August 1st. It reached 90 million views in just 39 days and 7 hours!

BLACKPINK: Fastest K-pop Group to Reach 90 Million Views on YouTube

 

 

Congratulations BLACKPINK! We hope that it can reach 100 million before your 1st year anniversary.

The annual Sprite-sponsored event is now in its third year. WaterBomb is a wonderful way to beat the heat of summer in Seoul. However, the event can really heat up on the WaterBomb stage when the K-Pop stars like HyunA get wet on stage during their performance.

This year’s WaterBomb has a precariously hot performer- HyunA! She was performing wet and wild in her denim shorts and a white see-through shirt.

Some netizen adores and praise her body and performance but some have negative views towards her outfit. Here are some of the commentaries in social media.
Hot HyunA in Her Wet See-through Shirt and Denim Shorts at WaterBomb

Hot HyunA in Her Wet See-through Shirt and Denim Shorts at WaterBomb

Hot HyunA in Her Wet See-through Shirt and Denim Shorts at WaterBomb

Hot HyunA in Her Wet See-through Shirt and Denim Shorts at WaterBomb

See it for yourself!