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Wondering About The Gumiho's Obsession? Ice-cream And Drinks That Appeared In "Tale Of The Nine Tailed"

The drama "Tale of the Nine-Tailed" starring Lee DongWook, Jo BoAh, and Kim Bum has become the hot topic of Korean drama lovers recently. It is the action fiction story of a nine-tailed fox (Gumiho) who lived in the city and of the producer who follows him. Lee DongWook is acting as the Gumiho called Lee Yeon.If you have watched the first episode, you will find out that Lee Yeon is in love with mint chocolate ice cream and he was seen eating that flavor of ice-cream at home and at the store.It is actually the PEACOCK Yolow Mint Chocolate Chip which costs around 5,980 KRW (for 474ml). You can find out more about the product from this Korean website.Another food that appeared in this drama is the Binggrae banana milk, in which Lee Yeon drank it when investigating the missing case on the island. The Binggrae banana milk is endorsed by IU. This drink has also appeared in other popular Korean dramas such as "Guardian: The Lonely and Great God" and "Rooftop Prince".    In the second episode, Lee Rang (Kim Bum's character) hid his true self and acted like a college student, to meet with the show producer Nam Ji-ah (Jo BoAh's character) at the TV station. The drink they drank was from a brand called Coffee Bay, which is endorsed by the Lee DongWook.   If you got a chance, which one will you try?Cover Photo: IG Of Lee DongWook's Fan Page | IG Of Lee DongWook
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Losing Weight Is Easy | Tricks From Jun Ji-Hyun To Maintain Slim Figure

In 2001, Jun Ji-Hyun became a top actress in South Korea after performing in the "My Savage Girlfriend" drama. Although she is a mother of two children now, she is still in very good shape and is completely the same as when she debuted. Netizens repeatedly praised her when they still see her in major advertisements. When she was asked about the secret to maintain her figure, she laughed and said: "Be cruel to yourself!" Below are some of the steps of the goddess in the journey of losing weight. 1. Eat With The Left HandJun Ji-Hyun, who is right-handed, will deliberately use her left hand in order to reduce the speed of eating. If it doesn't go well, she can eat slowly and eat less. This is because the human stomach needs time to inform the brain that it is full. Chewing slowly can also ensure that the food is fully broken down and digested by the gastric juice, then it can also greatly reduce the calorie intake.2. Apply Lipstick Before MealsJun Ji-Hyun will put on makeup and lipstick before eating in order to remind himself to take care of the makeup and lip color.Subconsciously, she will chew slowly. Naturally, you will eat less with longer chewing time because your body will soon feel full.3. Secret "Chicken Milkshake"Jun Ji-Hyun is very particular about the selection of ingredients and the intake of calories, whereby she has her own set of unique recipes, such as the secret "chicken milkshake"First, blanch the chicken breasts. Add and mix it with milk, almonds, walnuts, fruits, and vegetables in a blender. Then, a cup of nutritious drink is complete!4. Get Up At 6 am To ExerciseJun Ji-Hyun starts the morning exercise between 6-7 am, at least 3 days a week, and continue for 1 hour at a time. Usually, she would do aerobic exercises such as swimming, running, cycling, etc., coupled with occasional pilates sessions.As long as you follow these steps, losing weight is no longer difficult! Isn't it as easy as ABC?Cover Photo: We Love It | DeviantArt
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7 Must-Watch Netflix Drama In September | Non-Stop Watching Netflix Drama

It's time for drama again! After working so hard all day, of course, you want to relax when you get home! In September, Netflix has many wonderful movies and dramas that worth watching, including fantasy thrillers, youthful inspirations, adventures, and others.1. "Young Wallander" - September 3Adapted from the work of the same name by the Swedish best-selling novelist Henning Mankell. The background of the story is set in Sweden in 2020. It describes the deeds of iconic detective Kurt Wallander investigating his first criminal case. The story focuses on the formative experiences – professional and personal – faced by Kurt as a recently graduated police officer in his early twenties.2. "Record of Youth" - September 7The plot is based on the story of young people who advance toward their dreams in their own ways. Sa Hye-Jun (Park Bo-Gum), who has a frank and cheerful personality, dropped out of college because of his poor family. He became a model to make money to take care of his mother but was deceived by his representative. Fortunately, he met the make-up artist An Jeong-Ha (Park So-Dam), and the actor Won Hae-Hyo (Byeon Woo-Seok) who accompanied him to work hard for his dream of becoming an actor.3. "ALIVE" - September 8The story is adapted from the script of Hollywood screenwriter Matt Naylor. It is described that an unknown virus infected all the Seoul people and make them become cannibalistic zombies. One day, Oh Joon-woo (Yoo Ah-in) discovered that the scene outside the room was very different, and everyone became zombies. He tried his best to resist the invasion of zombies. After fighting alone for many days, his will to survive became weak. He decided to kill himself. At this time, he found that the survivor of the apartment opposite Kim Yoo-bin (Pak Shin-Hye). Two of them helped each other out of danger with the belief of surviving.4. "The Duchess" - September 11Written and acted by Katherine Ryan who is the producer too. She challenged the script for the first time to create a subversive London single mother. In addition to working hard to take care of her 10-year-old daughter, while maintaining a new relationship, she also met different life incidents. Can she successfully overcome this life difficulty?5. "The Devil All the Time" - September 16Adapted from the award-winning novel by Donald Ray Pollock and directed by Antonio Campos. The story began in Knockemstiff spanning the time between World War II and the Vietnam War. The young resident Arvin Russell  (Tom Holland) struggles to counter threats to him and his family, including the insidious pastor played by Robert Pattinson, the couple with twisted personality (Riley Keough & Jason Clarke), and the cunning sheriff played by Sebastian Stan. The story of the film is tense and suspenseful, and the plot is complex.6. "Enola Holmes" - September 23This story is adapted from Nancy Springer’s mystery novel "Enola Holmes Mysteries", which is loved by readers around the world. It is starred by Millie Bobby Brown, Henry Cavill, and Sam Claflin. It developed from the female perspective and it begins with the Sherlock Holmes family background where they fight with wits and strengths while pursuing the truth about the disappearance of their mother.7. "The School Nurse Files" - September 25The story is adapted from a best-selling novel. A school nurse, Ahn Eun-young (Jung Yu-mi) can see the creatures that other people can't see. She is a little weird in the eyes of other people, but she has the magical power of exorcism to kill these creatures. #Cover Photo: IMDb | BTDYBA | IMDb
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PEACEMINUSONE | The Fashion Brand Owned By The King of K-Pop, G-Dragon

The South Korean global artist, G-Dragon is one of the infamous megastar people would know when we're talking about K-Pop. Often dubbed as the "King of K-Pop", he is a rapper, singer-songwriter, record producer, entrepreneur and a very influential fashion designer who owns the fashion brand "PEACEMINUSONE".   Photo Source:Voucher Codes UAEG-Dragon looks at style, art and music as the same thing with just different expression. For him, PEACEMINUSONE is not just a business he owns but an extension of himself, a simulacrum of his another side that he wants to show to his fans. The concept he looked for in this brand is "a utopia that we have yet to reach".    Photo Source: YouTubeHe hopes for a perfect society with complete peace but he knows that in order to achieve such "utopia", the time taken would be long. From his vantage point, we are now living in false peace because we know that something evil is always lurking somewhere and some elements of our lives are missing, which we can call it as "PEACEMINUSONE". Cool, right? Photo Source: Amino Apps | WikipediaThe PEACEMINUSONE logo surfaced when G-Dragon released his solo album,"Coup d'etat". As we can see, the symbol consists of a G and a D, which is the initial of his stage name "G-Dragon". Also, the logo itself symbolizes "PEACEMINUSONE" as one of the 3 bars of the peace symbol is missing. Being an artistic and creative fashion icon, most fashion designers either know him or wants to collaborate with him. He collaborated with big fashion designers such as Ambush and Dover Street Market and the brand "Nike" as well. G-Dragon wished that people can become someone way better and be inspired through his influence, then he would be very grateful and happy.Visit PEACEMINUSONE to shop for fashion goods!Source: Amino AppsCover: DAMAN | HYPEBEAST
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K-Drama | Heart-fluttering quotes in The King: Eternal Monarch

This article may contain spoilers, so proceed only if you have watched the finale of the drama! (or don't mind to be spoiled!)With the airing of the last episode of The King: Eternal Monarch on June 12, viewers were satisfied with the closure of the drama albeit it being a bittersweet one. Though the highly-anticipated drama had first gone through a bumpy intro and faced some criticism, with increasing suspense and several plot twists, they managed to save the ratings moving towards the end of the drama. We know that since the drama is officially over, some of you may be facing withdrawal symptoms, so let's take a look back at some of the most heart-fluttering quotes by Lee Gon (Lee Min-Ho) throughout the drama!#1 “I want to pat your head but both my hands are busy. ”    Photo source: Hellokpop#2 “I thought it was a name that wasn’t meant to be said, but it was meant to only be said by you.”   Photo source: Hellokpop#3 “Time stopped for a bit just now. Thanks to it, I saw a beautiful scene.”   Photo source: Hellokpop#4 “I realized that I never even gave you a single flower. That’s why I crossed the universe for you.”   Photo source: SBS#5 “There will come a moment when it seems I’ve disappeared. I don’t want you to worry too much when that happens. It just means I’m walking through the frozen moments of time.”    Photo source: SBS#6 “I’m asking for someone’s permission for the first time in my life. If you stop me, I can’t leave.”   Photo source: SBS#7 “No matter what kind of door opens before us in life…and even if the moments we share make us sad at times, I wish to be able to love tirelessly. Just like that, we decided to love the fate that chose us. Just for today and only today and forever.   Photo source: HellokpopDid these lines make your heart flutter and squeal in front of your screens? I'm sure most of you did! Though the drama has come to an end, let's anticipate for more upcoming works from all these wonderful actors!Cover Photo: INASIANSPACES || SOOMPI
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K-Drama Lovers | 4 Korean Dramas to Watch in June 2020

Is your K-dramas watchlist ready for the new load of upcoming dramas? Here are the K-dramas to look forward to in June 2020:June 1: My Unfamiliar Family My Unfamiliar Family tells the story of the relationships and misunderstandings between the family who are like more like friends and friends who are more like family. Starring Han Ye Ri, Kim Ji Suk, Choo Ja Hyun, Shin Jae Ha.Youtube Source:  Viu Singapore June 12 : IN-SEOUL: SEASON 2IN-SEOUL: Season 2 tells the story of Kang Da Mi (Do Hee) and Lee Ha Rim (Kim Yeon Seo) succeed in getting into an 'In Seoul' university and become roommates. The relationship between them shows what true friendship is as they experience a stage of ennui while thinking they are best friends of each other.June 19: Backstreet Rookie Backstreet Rookie is based on the webtoon "Convenience Store Saet-byul". It is set in a convenience store and tells an unpredictable 24 hours love story of the four-dimensional innocent girl Jung Saet Byeol (Kim You Jung) who was once a troublemaker and the adorkable caring male store manager, Choi Dae Hyun (Ji Chang Wook). They have met each other accidentally 4 years ago. Saet Byeol asked Dae Hyun to buy cigarettes from a convenience store. Now, Saet Byeol applies for the part-time job at Dae Hyun's convenience store.Youtube Source: iQIYIJune 20: It's Okay to Not Be OkayIt’s Okay to Not Be Okay is a healing romance that tells the story of a psychiatric ward worker (Kim Soo Hyun) and an antisocial woman (Seo Ye Ji), who is a popular children's book author. An unexpected romance begins as they learn to accept love and help to heal each other’s emotional and psychological wounds.Youtube Source: The SwoonCover Photo: Soompi || [email protected] || Pinkvilla
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BTS Fans Have Raised $1 Million For Black Lives Matter Groups

BTS Fans has successfully raised $1 million for Black Lives Matter Groups in a fund-raising campaign.   Photo source: BTS FacebookBTS fans known as ARMY always show massive support on BTS no matter in album sales, video premieres, concerts and etc. This time, they also break the record by successfully raising more than $1 million USD for Black Lives Matter after BTS announced a statement saying that,"We stand against racial discrimination. We condemn violence. You, I and we all have the right to be respected. We will stand together. #BlackLivesMatter." The statement has been retweeted nearly 1 million times. According to Forbes, the BTS ARMY began trending #MatchAMillion, imploring fans to donate what they could. The fan-led charity collective One in an ARMY created an ActBlue card that tracked donations and allowed donors to split their money between 16 groups, including the Black Lives Matter Global Network, National Bail Out, NAACP and the Marshall Project. "Just like BTS, we were able to donate 1M dollars to help fund: bailouts for those arrested for protesting police brutality, black-led advocacy orgs fighting against systemic injustice, support for the physical and mental health of the black community," the organization tweeted. It's an amazing result to see the fans are loving their idols as well as loving the people in the world.   Photo source: CNNAccording to Variety, The donation was transferred earlier this week, with Black Lives Matter confirming receipt to Big Hit on Friday. BTS and Big Hit are not expected to comment on the donation; contacted by Variety, Kailee Scales, managing director for Black Lives Matter said:"Black people all over the world are in pain at this moment from the trauma of centuries of oppression. We are moved by the generosity of BTS and allies all over the world who stand in solidarity in the fight for Black lives."Cover photo: BTS Facebook
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K-Drama | Monarch ‘Neck Kiss’ Made Fans Scream

The King: The Eternal Monarch is one of the year’s most anticipated dramas because of its Lee’s first role since completing his mandatory military duty in 2019. However, this drama has scored a new low rating based on its previous episodes.Netizens have previously shared their comment to the drama, some calling it 'boring', 'meaningless storyline', 'slow-paced'. There was worry among fans due to negative reviews and low ratings over the series.  Photo source: koreabooIn episode 12 being aired recently, a 'neck kiss' between two actors has caused positive reaction to arise among viewers, thus silenced some of criticism.  Photo source: koreabooAccording to Koreaboo in the latest episode of the drama, Kim Go-eun playfully stretches her neck out, saying "Go ahead and try me" in response to  Lee Min-ho explains that “making fun of the emperor would usually result in a beheading”.But instead of beheading her, he approaches her closer and kisses her on the neck. She stared at him with a little shock. He moves in to kiss her on the lips.Koreaboo reported that this romantic moment, now endearingly been nicknamed the ‘Neck Kiss’ by Korean drama viewers, has successfully grabbed positive attention and hushed some of the show’s most negative reviews.Lots of comments arose up from social media, calling the couples "lovebirds!" ; "y'all are gonna die when you watch this scene!" ; "Give her some air, please" and other funny comments. As viewers get excited to see the chemistry between the couples, they can’t wait to see how their relationship will evolve — despite the fact that they are from parallel universes.News and Cover photo from koreaboo
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FILA X BTS | 【Voyager Collection】 in Japan

FILA has collaborated with the hottest K-pop boy group BTS for the latest FILA 【Voyager Collection】. This is also the first collaboration of FILA with BTS in Japan.   Source: FILAThe 【Voyager Collection】 theme is Purple Galaxy, inspired by BTS, also the main color that represents BTS & ARMY (fans club). It is designed with black and white as a complementary color based on purple, and design such as Big Dipper symbolizing the seven members of BTS.   Source: FILAThe  【Voyager collection】 also includes a range of products- sneakers, apparel & accessories!Sneakers SeriesThere are seven models under this collection that represent the seven members,  and a special constellation motif & the campaign graphic of the 200SS BTS World Tour graphic has been incorporated into the sneaker design. The FLEX SHINE series has its own horoscope graphic and labels on the tongue, insole, and side panel as well.FILARGB FLEX SHINE F02790258 (Vigro)      Source: Fila.JP FILA RGB Flex Shine F02790920 (Sagittarius)   Source: Fila.JPFILARGB FLEX SHINE F02790100 (PISCES)    Source: FilA.JPFILARGB FLEX SHINE F02790050 (LIBRA)   Source: FILA.JPFILARGB FLEX SHINE F02790522 ( AQUARIUS)    Source: FIla.JPZAGATO SHINE F51540071    Source: Fila.JPWAVELET OG SHINE (F02800522)This sneaker design incorporates the group name BTS (Born To Shine) into the design.   Other than sneakers, the apparel and accessories are all designed with a galaxy or constellation motif graphics.  The 【Voyager Collection】 has been released on 29 April 2020, and you can get it all from FILA official online store (JAPAN) and official stores. Get it now while stocks last. *Do take note that only shoes are available at FILA ONLINE STORE!View it here.Cover Photo: Fila.JP's Facebook ||
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BTS’s Fashion Style | Tips On How To Dress Like Them

BTS is not only known for their music, but also for their fashion. Though they are in a group, each member has their own unique style and that's one of their many charms.  Let's take a look at each member's off duty style and hope you can get some inspiration on how to dress like them.     Photo source: koreaboo.com1. RMLet's start with the leader, Namjoon. Namjoon tends to dress more in earth tone or neutral color outfits. He also likes to layer his top and outerwear to incorporate different textures in his outfits. His pants are usually more loose fit.His usual choice of hair accessories is a baseball cap or a beanie. 2. JinNext is our eldest member, JinJin's style is more simple and casual.He is often seen with a t-shirt and a jacket. He also sometimes goes for an oversized hoodie paired with jeans and sneakers. He dresses minimally and is not often seen with multiple layering or bold prints.3. SugaS U G A.K.A AGUST D, next is Yoongi~Yoongi's style is also very casual. His color scheme is mostly black or white. His outfits also have some street style elements like bucket hats and utility vests. For bottoms, he either goes for loose shorts or fitted long pants.4. J-HopeNow it's time for our Chicken Noodle Soup boy, Hoseok.Like his personality, Hoseok's outfit tends to be more colorful and expressive.His style is more towards street style with bright colors, bold patterns, and oversized clothes. J-Hope is also seen with matching sets which adds a fun touch to his outfits. 5. JiminNext is our mochi, Jimin~Jimin has a more androgynous style. He tends to go for skinny jeans or tailored pants which complements his petite figure. He is often seen with pointed leather shoes or boots which adds sophistication to his outfit. His choice of outerwear is more fitted compared to other members who prefer oversized jackets. 6. VNext is our Gucci boy, Taehyung.Taehyung has a more chic and vintage style. His clothing mostly has a loose and relaxed fit. The clothing items he is mostly seen with are dress pants and loafers. The way he dresses is more artistic and he likes to add small interesting details to his outfits like a vest or a scarf.7. JungkookLast but not least, the golden maknae, Jungkook. When it comes to his outfits, Jungkook focuses more on practicality and comfort. He dresses mostly in black and grey and sometimes he wears blue denim. His clothing is mostly oversized and relaxed as comfort is his priority.Even though they're mostly wearing high-end fashion items, but you can still take inspiration from their fashion style by noting the key elements in their outfits.Cover photo source: Twitter || @btss_artt insta ||
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