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Weekend Drama Report: Indian Matchmaking vs. Real Life

Anisa: We binge-watched the Netflix reality series Indian Matchmaking! Along with what seems like the rest of the world, and especially South Asians. We also caught the follow-up interviews with some of the cast that were released six days ago. Let’s just say...we have a lot of feelings. Saya: I can’t believe I watched the… Continue reading Weekend Drama Report: Indian Matchmaking vs. Real Life

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Weekend Drama Report: 10 Things I Hate About You and More

I haven’t caught much K-drama lately, but the nostalgia bug bit me and I found myself nomming through a handful of late 90s/early 2000s romcoms. I mentioned it to my friends, and was surprised to see how deep the love ran, so Paroma and I sat down to gab a little about some good ones.… Continue reading Weekend Drama Report: 10 Things I Hate About You and More

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Weekend Drama Report: Watching family dramas, with family

Hallo! We don't have the energy for a regularly formatted Weekend Drama Report this week. So we (Paroma and Anisa) thought we'd talk about what we’ve been watching in a more conversational way. Let us know what you think of this new format! Anisa: I actually have been watching a bunch of stuff, but maybe… Continue reading Weekend Drama Report: Watching family dramas, with family

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Weekend Drama Report: Moon-young’s outfits

We are completely exhausted from a week of compiling listener feedback and preparing for and recording our two-episode special on representation and problematic tropes in Dramaland, so we're all out of words. (Stay tuned!) Have a bunch of Moon-young's gorgeous outfits from It's Okay to Not Be Okay instead. (The header image is my favorite… Continue reading Weekend Drama Report: Moon-young’s outfits

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Weekend Drama Report [07.07.20]

If you’ve been able to catch up or start new dramas this week, what have you been watching? Are you enjoyably creeped out by It’s Okay Not to Be Okay? Did you start anything new? Here’s what we started, finished, dropped, or kept watching this week. (Note: We’ll mention some plot details, but major spoilers will… Continue reading Weekend Drama Report [07.07.20]

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Weekend Drama Report [30.06.20]

If you've been able to catch up or start new dramas this week, what have you been watching? Did you love Mystic Pop-Up Bar as much as we did? Are you enjoying Kim Soo-hyun's return in It's Okay Not to Be Okay?Here’s what we started, finished, dropped, or kept watching this week. (Note: We’ll mention… Continue reading Weekend Drama Report [30.06.20]

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Weekend Drama Report [22.06.20]

If you've been able to catch up or start new dramas this week, what have you been watching? What's keeping you engaged these days? Here’s what we started, finished, dropped, or kept watching this week. (Note: We’ll mention some plot details, but major spoilers will have warnings.)   ANISA Mystic Pop-Up Bar [1-6] Keeping it… Continue reading Weekend Drama Report [22.06.20]

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A Short Good-bye to Hospital Playlist – Season 1 [Drama Review]

--------Warning: Major spoilers for the finale--------- Waaaah, it's over! Whyyyyyy. I can't praise this writing-directing pair enough. From the way they set up the stories, the dynamics in the hospital, the daily exchanges between the friends and the staff that was the heart of the drama, and finally, for selecting such a great point to… Continue reading A Short Good-bye to Hospital Playlist – Season 1 [Drama Review]

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Weekend Drama Report [15.06.20]

If you've been able to catch up or start new dramas this week, what have you been watching? What's keeping you engaged these days? Here’s what we started, finished, dropped, or kept watching this week. (Note: We’ll mention some plot details, but will try to keep major spoilers to minimum/clearly mark them.) SAYA  The King:… Continue reading Weekend Drama Report [15.06.20]

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Weekend Drama Report [08.06.20]

We're doing something a little different this week, both because we've been too anxious, heartsick, angry, and exhausted to watch much K-drama, and also because we believe strongly that the media we watch never exists in a vacuum, and our experience of the world always interacts with it—and vice versa. If you follow us, that's… Continue reading Weekend Drama Report [08.06.20]