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Survey shows 85% Korean university students have sex before graduation
Survey shows 85% Korean university students have sex before graduation

The latest sex survey of Korean university students reveals that only 15 percent of students graduate without losing virginity.

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Grasshopper, more than a bug to gourmets in Korea
Grasshopper, more than a bug to gourmets in Korea

For those adventurous enough to try the earthy, grassy crunch and squirt of a silkworm pupae, or beondegi (번대기) in … Read more

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Sergeant arrested for homosexual rape of 18-year-old soldier
Sergeant arrested for homosexual rape of 18-year-old soldier

A South Korean Army sergeant was arrested Thursday on charges of repeated sexual assaults of an 18-year-old solider, local media … Read more

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American rejected for job in Korea because of being black
American rejected for job in Korea because of being black

Sean Jones was on his way for a job interview last week in Seoul and received a disturbing text message … Read more

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Jesse Day breaks stereotype of expats with music video ‘Spice Fight’
Jesse Day breaks stereotype of expats with music video ‘Spice Fight’

 

Jesse Day, a Canadian-born rapper and model, has made his music video debut with “덤벼” or “Spice Fight.”

The … Read more

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Starbucks’ foreigner-friendly policy on WiFi upsets Koreans
Starbucks’ foreigner-friendly policy on WiFi upsets Koreans

Starbucks mulls asking foreigners to enter their passport number due to reverse discrimination claims from Koreans

Starbucks in Korea has … Read more

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Korea to deny entry to pickup artist Julien Blanc
Korea to deny entry to pickup artist Julien Blanc

Julien Blanc, a self-described pickup artist, will unlikely be able to enter Korea as it is becoming evident that his … Read more

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Why Japanese Lawmakers visit the Yasukuni Shrine?
Why Japanese Lawmakers visit the Yasukuni Shrine?

The big players in East Asia are China, South Korea, and Japan. Their … Read more

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Sewol captain not guilty of murder, but likely to die behind bars
Sewol captain not guilty of murder, but likely to die behind bars

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Tuesday afternoon, South Korea’s Gwangju District Court found Captain Lee Jun-Seok guilty for … Read more

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Yello Mobile secures $100M investment from Formation 8
Yello Mobile secures $100M investment from Formation 8

Yello Mobile has today announced an investment of just over $100 million from Formation 8.

The investment was made as … Read more

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Korean college students pose topless for poster
Korean college students pose topless for poster

A group of art students at a Korean university went topless for their graduation poster and invited all for their … Read more

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North Korea tries to charm the world with Bae and Miller release
North Korea tries to charm the world with Bae and Miller release

Just as the release of Jeffrey Fowle from North Korea came unannounced, so did Saturday’s release of Americans Kenneth Bae … Read more

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