KDrama First Meetings and Last Goodbyes

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Two screenwriters talk about their first and last impressions of Kdramas.

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Episode 123 - Last Goodbye To Shooting Stars
00:15:56
In this episode, we say our last good-byes to Shooting Stars, the show that worked like meditation: shutting off our minds of all thoughts. If you haven't watched the final episode of Shooting Stars... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
Jun 25, 2022
Episode 123 - First Meeting With Yumi's Cells Season 2
00:08:58
In this episode, we discuss our first impressions of Yumi's Cells Season 2, which picks up exactly where Season 1 left off. If you haven't seen Episode 1 of Yumi's Cells Season 2.. WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
Jun 25, 2022
Episode 121 - First Meeting With Why Her
00:09:49
In this episode, we discuss our first impressions of Why Her, the show that feels like an open casting call for SM Entertainment. If you haven't seen Episode 1 of Why Her... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
Jun 25, 2022
Episode 120 - Last Goodbye To My Liberation Notes
00:19:40
In this episode, we reluctantly say farewell to My Liberation Notes, the show that brought us to our knees as writers. If you haven't watched all of My Liberation Notes... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
Jun 11, 2022
Episode 119 - First Meeting With Our Blues
00:16:23
In this episode, we talk about our first impressions of Our Blues, the show that features an all-star cast...and definitely knows it. If you haven't seen Episode 1 of Our Blues... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
Jun 11, 2022
Episode 118 - First Meeting With From Now On, Showtime
00:07:04
In this episode, we discuss our first impressions of From Now On, Showtime - the show that seamlessly blends together ghosts, cops, and...David Blaine. If you haven't seen Episode 1 of From Now On, Showtime... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
Jun 11, 2022
Episode 117 - Last Goodbye To Green Mothers' Club
00:18:56
In this episode, we say farewell to Green Mothers' Club, the most bonkers show that's ever made complete and total sense. If you haven't watched all of Green Mothers' Club... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
Jun 11, 2022
Episode 116 - First Meeting With Tomorrow
00:06:09
In this episode, we discuss our first impressions of Tomorrow, the webtoon-based drama whose parts are greater than the sum. If you haven't seen Episode 1 of Tomorrow... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
May 15, 2022
Episode 115 - First Meeting With The Sound Of Magic
00:07:23
In this episode, we discuss our first impressions of The Sound of Magic (Annarasumanara), the first kdrama musical we've ever seen. If you haven't seen Episode 1 of The Sound of Magic... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
May 15, 2022
Episode 114 - First Meeting With My Liberation Notes
00:04:16
In this episode, we discuss our first impressions of My Liberation Notes, the slice-of-life drama that feels plugged in directly to our own thoughts. If you haven't seen Episode 1 of My Liberation Notes... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
May 15, 2022
Episode 113 - First Meeting With Shooting Stars
00:07:59
In this episode, we discuss our first impressions of Shooting Stars, a show that skewers celebrities in the most fun way. If you haven't seen Episode 1 of Shooting Stars... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
May 15, 2022
Episode 112 - Last Goodbye To Forecasting Love And Weather
00:18:40
In this episode, we say farewell to Forecasting Love and Weather, the most interesting show about the weather we've ever seen. If you haven't watched all of Forecasting Love and Weather... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
Apr 22, 2022
Episode 111 - Last Goodbye to Twenty Five Twenty One
00:25:55
In this episode, we bid a conflicted adieu to Twenty Five Twenty One, the show that was almost perfect. If you haven't watched all of Twenty Five Twenty One... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
Apr 22, 2022
Episode 110 - Last Goodbye To Business Proposal
00:13:10
In this episode, we say goodbye to Business Proposal, the most fun Kdrama we've seen in a while. If you haven't watched all of Business Proposal... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
Apr 22, 2022
Episode 109 - First Meeting With Green Mothers' Club
00:06:20
In this episode, we discuss our first impressions of Green Mothers' Club, the show that keeps us guessing right from the get-go. If you haven't seen Episode 1 of Green Mothers' Club... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
Apr 22, 2022
Episode 108 - First Meeting With Thirty Nine
00:19:58
In this episode, we talk about our first impressions of Thirty Nine, the show that makes us glad we're not 39. If you haven't watched Episode 1 of Thirty Nine... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
Mar 05, 2022
Episode 107 - First Meeting with Forecasting Love and Weather
00:11:15
In this episode, we talk about our first impressions of Forecasting Love and Weather and why Park Minyoung is the Queen of Office Romcoms. If you haven't watched Episode 1 of Forecasting Love and Weather... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
Mar 05, 2022
Episode 106 - First Meeting With Rain or Shine (Just Between Lovers)
00:07:03
In this episode, we discuss our first impressions of Rain or Shine (alt title: Just Between Lovers), the show where victims of a building collapse refuse to be victimized. If you haven't seen Episode 1 of Rain or Shine (Just Between Lovers)... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
Mar 05, 2022
Episode 105 - First Meeting With Twenty Five Twenty One
00:10:20
In this episode, we discuss our first impressions of 2521, the youth drama that is everything we've ever wanted to watch. If you haven't seen Episode 1 of 2521... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
Mar 05, 2022
Episode 104 - First Meeting With Juvenile Justice
00:07:48
In this episode, we discuss our first impressions of Juvenile Justice, the show where Kim Hyesoo plays the most badass judge there ever was. If you haven't seen Episode 1 of Juvenile Justice... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
Mar 05, 2022
Episode 103 - Last Goodbye To Hospital Playlist
00:46:21
In this episode, we finally say goodbye to Hospital Playlist, wishing the end wasn't the end. If you haven't watched Seasons 1 and 2 of Hospital Playlist... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD (Note: Due to audio issues, the volume of this episode is a bit quieter than usual. Apologies!)
Feb 27, 2022
Episode 102 - Last Goodbye To The Red Sleeve
00:25:34
In this episode, we bid a bittersweet farewell to The Red Sleeve, the most narratively perfect sageuk we've ever seen. If you haven't watched all of The Red Sleeve... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
Feb 11, 2022
Episode 101 - First Meeting With Hospital Playlist
00:06:32
In this episode, we talk about our first impressions of Hospital Playlist, the show we wish all medical dramas were like. If you haven't watched Episode 1 of Hospital Playlist... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
Feb 11, 2022
Episode 100 - First Meeting With The Red Sleeve
00:11:58
In this episode, we talk about our first impressions of The Red Sleeve, the most buzzed-about sageuk of 2021. If you haven't watched Episode 1 of The Red Sleeve... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
Jan 01, 2022
Episode 99 - First Meeting With Our Beloved Summer
00:08:04
In this episode, we discuss our first impressions of Our Beloved Summer, a show with a backstory so interesting, we just want to see the backstory. (Note: The backstory is now available in webtoon form https://www.webtoons.com/en/romance/our-beloved-summer/list?title_no=3666&page=1). If you haven't seen Episode 1 of Our Beloved Summer... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
Dec 27, 2021
Episode 98 - First Meeting With Jirisan
00:07:44
In this episode, we discuss our first impressions of Jirisan, the precautionary tale of what happens when you have a genius writer, a blockbuster director, and a total mismatch. If you haven't seen Episode 1 of Jirisan... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
Dec 27, 2021
Episode 97 - Last Goodbye To The King's Affection
00:20:54
In this episode, we bid adieu to The King's Affection, a show that surpassed every expectation we had going in. If you haven't watched all of The King's Affection... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
Dec 27, 2021
Episode 96 - First Meeting With Dali And Cocky Prince
00:09:39
In this episode, we talk about our first impressions of Dali And Cocky Prince, the show that's like a breath of fresh air, entering coincidence-ville in a way that actually makes sense. If you haven't watched Episode 1 of Dali And Cocky Prince... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
Dec 27, 2021
Episode 95 - Last Goodbye To Welcome To Waikiki Season 1
00:25:34
In this episode, we bid "aloha" to Welcome to Waikiki, the show that nailed the finale and kept us die-laughing all the way through. If you haven't watched Season 1 of Welcome to Waikiki... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
Nov 30, 2021
Episode 94 - Last Goodbye To Squid Game
00:34:27
In this episode, we say goodbye to Squid Game, the show that fully deserves the hype. If you haven't watched all of Squid Game... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD (THOUGH YOU'VE PROBABLY BEEN SPOILED BY NOW)
Nov 30, 2021
Episode 93 - Last Goodbye To Yumi's Cells
00:20:17
In this episode, we bid farewell to Yumi's Cells, the slice-of-life webtoon adaptation that gets everything right. If you haven't watched all of Yumi's Cells... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
Nov 30, 2021
Episode 92 - First Meeting With The King's Affection
00:08:03
In this episode, we discuss our first impressions of The King's Affection, the show that spins all the tropes on an axis, mashing Joseon-era gender-bender with The Parent Trap. If you haven't seen Episode 1 of The King's Affection... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
Nov 30, 2021
Episode 91 - First Meeting With My Name
00:11:47
In this episode, we discuss our first impressions of My Name, the show we thought was a movie until...it wasn't. If you haven't seen Episode 1 of My Name... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
Nov 30, 2021
Episode 90 - First Meeting With Yumi's Cells
00:07:18
In this episode, we talk about our first impressions of Yumi's Cells, a show that seamlessly blends slice-of-life realness with cuter-than-life animation. If you haven't watched Episode 1 of Yumi's Cells... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
Oct 24, 2021
Episode 89 - First Meeting With Squid Game
00:15:27
In this episode, we try our best to de-hype the hype with our first impressions of Squid Game. If you haven't watched Episode 1 of Squid Game... WARNING: STAY OFF SOCIAL MEDIA! (ALSO, SPOILERS AHEAD)
Oct 24, 2021
Episode 88 - Last Goodbye To Move To Heaven
00:23:24
In this episode, we say goodbye to Move to Heaven, the sensitive, introspective show that delivered on perfect storytelling...up until the very last scene. If you haven't watched all of Move to Heaven... WARNING: SKIP THE LAST SCENE AROUND THE 53:50 MARK (ALSO, SPOILERS AHEAD)
Sep 07, 2021
Episode 87 - First Meeting With The Witch's Diner
00:14:11
In this episode, we talk about our first impressions of The Witch's Diner, a show that takes us from a mystic, fantastical world and drops us off in Sad Backstory Land. If you haven't watched Episode 1 of The Witch's Diner... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
Sep 07, 2021
Episode 86 - First Meeting With Move To Heaven
00:13:52
In this episode, we talk about our first impressions of Move To Heaven, a beautifully-executed show with a darkly unique premise. If you haven't watched Episode 1 of Move To Heaven... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
Sep 07, 2021
Episode 85 - Last Goodbye To Racket Boys
00:20:13
In this episode, we say goodbye to Racket Boys, the youth drama and pseudo live-action sports anime that stuck the ending, despite some serious problems along the way. If you haven't watched all of Racket Boys... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
Sep 07, 2021
Episode 84 - Last Goodbye To Doom At Your Service
00:22:05
In this episode, we say goodbye to Doom At Your Service, the show that took all the tropes (deathbed-romance, magic-supernatural-hot-guy, and webtoon-is-real-life) and subverted them in ways we've never seen before. If you haven't watched all of Doom At Your Service... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
Sep 07, 2021
Episode 83 - First Meeting With Welcome To Waikiki
00:12:18
In this episode, we talk about our first impressions of Welcome To Waikiki, a show that makes us laugh like we haven't laughed in years. If you haven't watched Episode 1 of Welcome To Waikiki... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
Sep 07, 2021
Episode 82 - Last Goodbye To Youth Of May
00:25:18
In this episode, we say goodbye to Youth of May, the show that emotionally wrecked us, in the way a true masterpiece does. If you haven't watched all of Youth of May... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
Jul 13, 2021
Episode 81 - First Meeting With Nevertheless
00:24:24
In this episode, we talk about our first impressions of Nevertheless, a show that totally nailed what it's like to go to art school - in the best/worst way. If you haven't watched Episode 1 of Nevertheless... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
Jul 13, 2021
Episode 80 - Last Goodbye To Taxi Driver
00:30:31
In this episode, we bid farewell to Taxi Driver, the show that took us on a ride and gave us whiplash over how much we loved and hated and loved it again. If you haven't watched all of Taxi Driver... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
Jun 22, 2021
Episode 79 - Last Goodbye To Vincenzo
00:40:03
In this episode, we bid "Arrivederci" to Vincenzo, the show we almost dropped before it became one of our all-time favorite dramas. If you haven't watched all of Vincenzo... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
Jun 22, 2021
Episode 78 - First Meeting With Racket Boys
00:13:57
In this episode, we talk about our first impressions of Racket Boys, a show so wholesome it's like chicken soup for the Kdrama soul. If you haven't watched Episode 1 of Racket Boys... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
Jun 22, 2021
Episode 77 - Last Goodbye To Beyond Evil
00:26:36
In this episode, we bid farewell to Beyond Evil, the show that started with so much potential (evil) and didn't go beyond (evil). If you haven't watched all of Beyond Evil... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
Jun 01, 2021
Episode 76 - First Meeting With Doom At Your Service
00:13:12
In this episode, we talk about our first impressions of Doom At Your Service, a webtoon-based drama that takes all the tropes and blows them out of the water. If you haven't watched Episode 1 of Doom At Your Service... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
Jun 01, 2021
Episode 75 - First Meeting With Youth Of May
00:13:07
In this episode, we talk about our first impressions of Youth of May, the perfect drama for the month of May. If you haven't watched Episode 1 of Youth of May... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD (EVEN IF YOU ALREADY KNOW WHAT HAPPENS HISTORICALLY)
Jun 01, 2021
Episode 75 - Last Goodbye To True Beauty
00:34:14
In this episode, we say good-bye to True Beauty, the perfect Quarantine Kdrama, and apologize to Cha Eun-woo, Yaongyi, and everyone else we shaded in our First Meeting. If you haven't watched all of True Beauty... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
Apr 20, 2021
Episode 74 - First Meeting With Taxi Driver
00:13:32
In this episode, we talk about our first impressions of Taxi Driver, the 80s synthwave/outrun/"Drive" mash-up we never knew we needed until now. If you haven't watched Episode 1 of Taxi Driver... BUCKLE IN, IT'S GONNA BE A RIDE. ALSO: SPOILERS AHEAD
Apr 20, 2021
Episode 73 - First Meeting With Beyond Evil
00:10:03
In this episode, we talk about our first impressions of Beyond Evil, a show that, for the first time ever, we have nothing to nitpick about. If you haven't watched Episode 1 of Beyond Evil... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
Apr 20, 2021
Episode 72 - Last Goodbye To Mr. Queen
00:27:33
In this episode, we share our final thoughts on Mr. Queen, a show that became controversial after we already recorded this podcast. As a result, we only offer our opinions of the show as writers/Kdrama fans and don't address the controversy in question. If you haven't watched all of Mr. Queen... HURRY BEFORE IT GETS TAKEN DOWN! ALSO, SPOILERS AHEAD
Mar 30, 2021
Episode 71 - First Meeting With Navillera
00:20:18
In this episode, we talk about our first impressions of Navillera, a show that we already know is going to make us cry like babies. If you haven't watched Episode 1 of Navillera... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
Mar 30, 2021
Episode 70 - First Meeting With Vincenzo
00:16:27
In this episode, we talk about our first impressions of Vincenzo, a show that feels like four different shows all in one. If you haven't watched Episode 1 of Vincenzo... WARNING: SPOILERS (AND SONG JOONGKI FAN-GIRLING) AHEAD
Mar 04, 2021
Episode 69 - First Meeting And Last Goodbye To Space Sweepers
00:19:26
In this episode, we say hello and good-bye to Space Sweepers, the highly anticipated blockbuster movie that never really took off. WARNING: SPOILERS (AND SONG JOONGKI BIAS) AHEAD
Mar 04, 2021
Episode 68 - First Meeting With Tale Of The Nine Tailed
00:11:48
In this episode, we discuss our first impressions of Tale of the Nine Tailed, the alternate-universe version of Goblin that we actually want to watch. If you haven't seen Episode 1 of Tale of the Nine Tailed... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
Feb 14, 2021
Episode 67 - First Meeting With Mr. Queen
00:08:09
In this episode, we talk about our first impressions of Mr. Queen, a show that reminds us of nothing we've ever seen before. If you haven't watched Episode 1 of Mr. Queen... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
Feb 14, 2021
Episode 66 - First Meeting With Hot Stove League
00:14:41
In this episode, we discuss our first impressions of Hot Stove League, a sports drama starring Namgoong Min that even people who hate sports (and/or Namgoong Min) can enjoy. If you haven't seen Episode 1 of Hot Stove League... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
Feb 14, 2021
Episode 65 - First Meeting With Penthouse
00:12:41
In this episode, we talk about our first impressions of Penthouse, a show so insane it's actually genius. If you haven't watched Episode 1 of Penthouse... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
Jan 26, 2021
Episode 64 - First Meeting With Run On
00:21:01
In this episode, we share our first impressions of Run On, a show where nothing makes any sense, but everyone talks fast and hopes you don't notice. If you haven't watched Episode 1 of Run On... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
Jan 26, 2021
Episode 63 - Last Goodbye To Uncanny Counter
00:27:24
In this episode, we reluctantly say good-bye to Uncanny Counter, a show that never lost its way even when it lost its writer. If you haven't watched all of Uncanny Counter... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
Jan 26, 2021
Episode 62 - Last Goodbye To Sweet Home
00:38:14
In this episode, we say good-bye (for now) to Sweet Home, the perfect show for a Christmas holiday binge, and rant about that finale. If you haven't watched the final episode of Sweet Home... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
Jan 05, 2021
Episode 61 - First Meeting With Sweet Home
00:23:58
In this episode, we discuss our first impressions of Sweet Home, a heartwarming tale about neighbors coming together to help each other...and/or kill each other. If you haven't seen Episode 1 of Sweet Home... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
Dec 24, 2020
Episode 60 - Last Goodbye To Go Back Couple
00:14:06
In this episode, we bid adieu to Go Back Couple - a show that passes the "go back and re-watch" test with flying colors. If you haven't watched the final episode of Go Back Couple... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
Dec 16, 2020
Episode 59 - Last Goodbye To Flower Of Evil
00:40:48
In this episode, we say farewell to Flower of Evil - a show that did everything right except the ending. If you haven't watched the final episode of Flower of Evil... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD (ALSO, MAYBE JUST SKIP IT)
Dec 16, 2020
Episode 58 - First Meeting With Uncanny Counter
00:13:05
In this episode, we talk about our first impressions of Uncanny Counter (based on the webtoon). Demon hunters? Check. Noodle shop? Check. We're in. If you haven't watched Episode 1 of Uncanny Counter... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
Dec 16, 2020
Episode 57 - First Meeting With True Beauty
00:48:28
In this episode, we talk about our first impressions of True Beauty - the most highly anticipated webtoon-turned-drama of 2020. If you haven't watched Episode 1 of True Beauty (or, for some inexplicable reason, plan on watching EXO Lives Next Door)... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
Dec 11, 2020
Episode 56 - First Meeting With Live
00:15:03
In this episode, we talk about our first impressions of Live - a beautifully shot, cinematic pilot that actually makes us care about the police. If you haven't watched Episode 1 of Live... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
Dec 05, 2020
Episode 55 - First Meeting With Start-Up
00:31:29
In this episode, we talk about our first impressions of Start-Up - a show that does everything it can to minimize Suzy's acting. If you haven't watched Episode 1 of Start-Up... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
Dec 05, 2020
Episode 54 - First Meeting With Flower Of Evil
00:13:18
In this episode, we talk about our first impressions of Flower of Evil - a drama that reels us in right from the get-go and answers the question for Death Note fans: "What if Light and L were married?" If you haven't watched Episode 1 of Flower of Evil... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
Dec 05, 2020
Episode 53 - Last Goodbye To My Unfamiliar Family
00:30:01
In this episode, we say a reluctant good-bye to My Unfamiliar Family, a show that needs to win every award in every category.
Nov 19, 2020
Episode 52 - First Meeting With Go Back Couple (Confession Couple)
00:14:13
In this episode, we talk about our first/go-back impressions of Go Back Couple - a heartwarming family drama that was somehow based on a pornographic webtoon. If you haven't watched Episode 1 of Go Back Couple... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
Nov 19, 2020
Episode 51 - Last Goodbye To Do You Like Brahms
00:26:21
In this episode, we bid adieu to Do You Like Brahms - a show that, just like its audience, totally forgot about the main character. (Sorry, Chae Song Ah. 죄송, 채송아)
Nov 19, 2020
Episode 50 - First Meeting With My Unfamiliar Family
00:23:21
In this episode, we dive into My Unfamiliar Family, a show that brings out the drama in family drama - in the best way.
Oct 13, 2020
Episode 49 - Last Goodbye To Page Turner
00:20:48
In this episode, we bid farewell to Page Turner, a mini-series about angsty piano-playing teenagers that had way more depth than we expected.
Oct 13, 2020
Episode 48 - First Meeting With Do Do Sol Sol La La Sol
00:21:38
In this episode, we talk about our first impressions of Do Do Sol Sol La La Sol, a show that's just as much fun as its name.
Oct 13, 2020
Episode 47 - Last Goodbye To Extraordinary You
00:24:36
In this episode, we say a final good-bye to Extraordinary You, the meta K-drama that does everything right.
Oct 13, 2020
Episode 46 - First Meeting with Page Turner
00:12:58
In this episode, we talk about our first impressions of Page Turner, a show that combines teenage angst with classical music for pure comedy/drama gold. If you haven't watched Episode 1 of Page Turner... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
Sep 20, 2020
Episode 45 - First Meeting with Do You Like Brahms?
00:29:52
In this episode, we talk about our first impressions of Do You Like Brahms? a show about a violinist who needs to practice more, but is caught up in some love triangle nonsense. If you haven't watched Episode 1 of Do You Like Brahms? WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
Sep 20, 2020
Episode 44 - Last Meeting With Meow: The Secret Boy
00:31:40
In this episode, we say our last good-byes to Meow: The Secret Boy, a show that is so much more than the name suggests. If you haven't watched the last episode of Meow: The Secret Boy... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
Sep 20, 2020
Episode 43 - First Meeting with The World Of My 17
00:15:02
In this episode, we talk about our first impressions of The World of My 17, the web drama adaptation of the webtoon, "Odd Girl Out" (a.k.a. "Girl's World"). If you haven't watched Episode 1 of The World of My 17... WARNING: GO READ THE WEBTOON INSTEAD
Sep 20, 2020
Episode 42 - First Meeting with Extraordinary You
00:25:16
In this episode, we talk about our first impressions of Extraordinary You, the show based on a webtoon about a webtoon that discovers it's a webtoon. If you haven't watched Episode 1 of Extraordinary You... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
Sep 20, 2020
Episode 41 - First Meeting with When I Was The Most Beautiful
00:27:13
In this episode, we talk about our first impressions of When I Was The Most Beautiful, a show that takes forbidden romance and makes it boring. If you haven't watched Episode 1 of When I Was The Most Beautiful... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
Sep 04, 2020
Episode 40 - Last Goodbye to When The Weather Is Fine
00:24:30
In this episode, we mix things up. One of us says good-bye to When The Weather Is Fine and one of us explains why this show just wasn't for her. If you haven't watched the last episode of When The Weather Is Fine... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
Aug 19, 2020
Episode 39 - First Meeting with Meow The Secret Boy
00:14:55
In this episode, we talk about our first impressions of Meow the Secret Boy, a show with a really fun name to say. If you haven't watched Episode 1 of Meow the Secret Boy... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
Aug 19, 2020
Episode 38 - First Meeting with Was It Love
00:19:59
In this episode, we talk about our first impressions of Was It Love, a show that totally wastes its talented actors. If you haven't watched Episode 1 of Was It Love... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
Jul 20, 2020
Episode 37 - First Meeting with Men Are Men / That Guy is the Guy/ To All the Guys That Loved Me/
00:14:52
In this episode, we talk about our first impressions of Men Are Men/That Guy is the Guy/To All the Guys That Loved Me, a show that just wants to have it all. If you haven't watched Episode 1 of Men Are Men/That Guy is the Guy/To All the Guys That Loved Me... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
Jul 20, 2020
Episode 36 - First Meeting with A Witch's Romance
00:11:45
In this episode, we talk about our first impressions of A Witch's Romance, a throwback from 2014 starring Uhm Junghwa and baby-faced Park Seojoon. If you haven't watched Episode 1 of A Witch's Romance... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
Jul 20, 2020
Episode 35 - Last Goodbye to Mystic Pop-up Bar
00:26:58
In this episode, we say a reluctant good-bye to Mystic Pop-up Bar, the surprisingly perfect Kdrama. If you haven't watched the last episode of Mystic Pop-up Bar... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
Jul 06, 2020
Episode 34 - First Meeting with Twogether
00:16:51
In this episode, we talk about our first impressions of Twogether, a travel/variety show about Lee Seung-gi and Jasper Liu trying to develop a bromance in a language neither of them speaks. If you haven't watched Episode 1 of Twogether... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
Jul 06, 2020
Episode 33 - First Meeting with Dear My Friends
00:09:19
In this episode, we talk about our first impressions of Dear My Friends, from the same writer as It's Okay, That's Love. If you haven't watched Episode 1 of Dear My Friends... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
Jun 29, 2020
Episode 32 - First Meeting with It's Okay to Not Be Okay
00:27:34
In this episode, we talk about our first impressions of It's Okay to Not Be Okay, the long-awaited return of Kim Soo-hyun to the small screen. If you haven't watched Episode 1 of It's Okay to Not Be Okay... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
Jun 29, 2020
Episode 31 - First Meeting with Strangers From Hell
00:17:37
In this episode, we talk about our first impressions of Strangers From Hell (also known as "Hell is Other People"). If you haven't watched Episode 1 of Strangers From Hell... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
Jun 29, 2020
Episode 30 - First Meeting with Mystic Pop-up Bar
00:22:52
In this episode, we talk about our first impressions of Mystic Pop-up Bar, our new Kdrama crack. If you haven't watched Episode 1 of Mystic Pop-up Bar... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
Jun 15, 2020
Episode 29 - Last Goodbye to World Of The Married
00:32:22
In this episode, we bid adieu to World of the Married, the first drama we've ever binged this fast - a show we loved almost as much as we hated. If you haven't watched the last episode of World Of The Married... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD. (ALSO, OUR OWN INSANE SECOND-HALF REWRITES.)
May 25, 2020
Episode 28 - First Meeting with The King: Eternal Monarch
00:24:03
In this episode, we talk about our first impressions of The King: Eternal Monarch, the big-budget blockbuster drama that no one's watching. If you haven't watched Episode 1 of The King: Eternal Monarch... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
May 25, 2020
Episode 27 - First Meeting with World Of The Married
00:12:13
In this episode, we talk about our first impressions of World of the Married, the hit drama that set a new ratings record - and broke its own record the next day. If you haven't watched Episode 1 of World of the Married... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
May 25, 2020
Episode 26 - First Meeting with Extracurricular
00:15:10
In this episode, we talk about our first impressions of Extracurricular, a "youth drama" that feels out-of-touch with the actual issues (i.e., the Nth Room scandal in South Korea). If you haven't watched Episode 1 of Extracurricular... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
May 17, 2020
Episode 25 - Last Goodbye to Hyena
00:24:20
In this episode, we say good-bye to Hyena, a drama we unexpectedly grew to love and couldn't get enough of (Season 2, please). If you haven't watched the last episode of Hyena... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD.
May 17, 2020
Episode 24 - First Meeting with When The Weather Is Fine
00:18:34
In this episode, we talk about our first impressions of When The Weather Is Fine, the perfect escape for when you can't leave your house. If you haven't watched Episode 1 of When The Weather Is Fine... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
May 17, 2020
Episode 23 - Last Goodbye to Itaewon Class
00:34:43
In this episode, we bid farewell to Itaewon Class, which we only finished because we are all in self-isolation now. If you haven't watched all of Itaewon Class... JUST SKIP IT
Mar 29, 2020
Episode 22 - Last Goodbye To Kingdom 1-2
00:22:28
In this episode, we say goodbye (tentatively) to Kingdom, a show we almost skipped and now we can’t find anyone to talk about with. Here’s an example of an original webtoon author who knows how to write for the screen. If you haven't watched all of Kingdom Seasons 1 and 2... SPOILERS AHEAD
Mar 29, 2020
Episode 21 - First Meeting with Hyena
00:14:54
In this episode, we talk about our first impressions of Hyena and how relieved we are Song Hye Kyo isn't in it. If you haven't watched Episode 1 of Hyena... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
Mar 12, 2020
Episode 20 - First Meeting with Hi Bye, Mama!
00:12:51
In this episode, we talk about our first impressions of Hi Bye, Mama! and Kim Tae Hee's growth as an actor. If you haven't watched Episode 1 of Hi Bye, Mama... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
Mar 12, 2020
Episode 19 - Last Goodbye to My Country: New Age
00:21:10
In this episode, we say a final goodbye to our beautiful boys, Hwi and Sun-Ho, and talk about an ending we all knew was going to happen. If you haven't watched all of My Country: New Age... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD (BUT NOT IF YOU KNOW KOREAN HISTORY)
Mar 04, 2020
Episode 18 - First Meeting with Romantic Doctor Teacher Kim 2
00:22:44
In this episode, we almost end our friendship arguing about our first impressions of Romantic Doctor Teacher Kim 2. We also talk about why we don't usually like medical dramas, whether it matters to watch Romantic Doctor first (we didn't), and how much fun it is to say "Romantic Doctor Teacher Kim 2." If you haven't watched Episode 1 of Romantic Doctor Teacher Kim 2... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
Feb 29, 2020
Episode 17 - Last Goodbye to Crash Landing On You
01:02:31
After watching the last episode of Crash Landing On You, the biggest drama this year, we do something we hate to do: admit we were wrong. Wrong about the hotties, wrong about the writing, wrong about how we thought we didn't like this show. If you haven't watched the last episode of Crash Landing On You... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD.
Feb 16, 2020
Episode 16 - First Meeting with Itaewon Class
00:33:18
In this episode, we talk about our first impressions of Itaewon Class, based on the webtoon of the same name, and the difference between a webtoon artist and a screenwriter. If you haven't watched Episode 1 of Itaewon Class... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
Feb 14, 2020
Episode 15 - Last Goodbye to My Ahjussi (My Mister)
00:36:37
In this episode, we bid farewell to My Ahjussi, the best drama we almost didn't watch. If you haven't watched all of My Ahjussi... SPOILERS AHEAD
Jan 29, 2020
Ep. 14 - First Meeting and Last Goodbye to Forgotten (Movie)
00:18:35
In this episode, we talk about our first and last impressions of the movie, Forgotten (now available on Netflix), and whether all the plot twists were worth it. WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
Dec 31, 2019
Ep. 13 - First Meeting with Crash Landing On You
00:23:55
After watching the first episode of Crash Landing On You, a show that's hitting record ratings, we discuss what all the buzz is really about. If you haven't watched Episode 1 of Crash Landing On You... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD.
Dec 31, 2019
Ep. 12: Last Goodbye to The Smile Has Left Your Eyes
00:19:43
In Episode 12, we try to lay to rest The Smile Has Left Your Eyes (Hundred Million Stars From the Sky). Even though it's been years since we watched it, this is one of those rare dramas you just can't forget about no matter how hard you try. WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
Dec 31, 2019
Ep. 11 - First Meeting with Chocolate
00:21:24
In this episode, we talk about our first impressions of Chocolate, a show which doesn’t live up to its name, and wonder where it all went wrong. If you haven't watched Episode 1 of Chocolate... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
Dec 29, 2019
Ep. 10 - First Meeting with Suits
00:17:22
In this episode, we talk about our first impressions of Suits, the Korean remake of the hit American TV show. Now that it's finally available to watch on Netflix, we don't really care anymore. If you haven't watched Episode 1 of Suits... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
Dec 21, 2019
Ep. 9 - Last Goodbye to Melo is My Nature
00:33:34
In Episode 9, we say our final farewell to Melo is My Nature, a show so real it hurts. WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
Dec 17, 2019
Ep. 8: First Meeting AND Last Goodbye to Midnight Runners (Movie)
00:25:32
In this episode, we say both hello and good-bye to the 2017 buddy cop film, Midnight Runners. While the bromance was strong, other parts of the movie...not so much. WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
Dec 01, 2019
Ep. 7: Last Goodbye to When the Camellia Blooms
00:35:04
In this episode, we say a bittersweet goodbye to our beloved Dong-baek, Pil-gu, and Yong-sik, and take one last moment to fangirl over this perfect drama. If you haven't watched all of When the Camellia Blooms... GO DO IT NOW. And yes, there are spoilers ahead.
Dec 01, 2019
Ep. 6: First Meeting with Busted Season 2
00:21:35
In this episode, we talk about Netflix's Busted, a Korean variety show with a "whodunnit" twist. These are our first impressions of Season 2. WARNING: Spoilers Ahead
Nov 19, 2019
Ep. 5: First Meeting with My Country: The New Age
00:22:15
In this episode, we talk about our impressions of the first episode of JTBC's My Country: The New Age, airing on Netflix, starring absolute hotties Yang Se-jong, Woo Do-hwan, and Kim Seol-hyun (dressed as a man). If you haven't watched the first episode of My Country: The New Age... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
Oct 28, 2019
Ep. 4: Last Goodbye to Her Private Life
00:19:40
In Episode 4, we talk about our final impressions of Her Private Life and say a tearful farewell to a show that truly celebrates what it means to be a Kpop fan. WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
Oct 13, 2019
Ep. 3: First Meeting with Vagabond
00:11:20
In this episode we talk about our first impressions of Vagabond, a high-budget political action thriller that hits just about every trope in the genre. If you haven't watched Episode 1 of Vagabond... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
Oct 13, 2019
Ep 2: Last Goodbye to Hotel Del Luna
00:18:36
In this episode, we talk about our final impressions of Hotel Del Luna and the chances of a second season (fingers crossed). If you haven't watched all of Hotel Del Luna... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
Oct 13, 2019
Ep 1: First Meeting with When The Camellia Blooms
00:11:26
In our inaugural episode, we talk about our first impressions of the drama, When the Camellia Blooms, and also gush about Gong Hyojin and Kang Haneul. If you haven't watched Episode 1 of When The Camellia Blooms... WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD
Oct 13, 2019