A Pretend Showdown Between The King’s Affection and The Red Sleeve

Drama Geek finished two sageuks around the same time and we’re throwing a party. In the first half of the podcast, we compare and contrast The King’s Affection and The Red Sleeve. Then, since Kmuse hasn’t finished The Red Sleeve, we kick her off the podcast and get down and dirty about the ending because we just can’t stop talking about this show!

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First Impression: Moonshine

Welcome to the age of illegal spirits. Rice is scare so the king has banned all production, distribution, and consumption of alcohol. We all know how that goes: the rich keep drinking and the poor keep starving. What’s surprising is our male lead (Yoo Seung Ho) is on the side of righteousness with a proper stick up his butt, but all he needs is an independent moonshine dealer to help him loosen up. Kang Ro Seo (Lee Hye Ri) has bills to pay and her late father’s recipe for rice wine is just what she needs to free herself of debt. Throw in a hot Crown Prince who loves his wine, and a maiden with sticky fingers, and we’re in for a fun ride.

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First Impression: Our Beloved Summer

Just when the weather outside has turned frigid, we have a lovely drama to warm up our frosty hearts. Choi Woo Sik and Kim Da Mi team up to bring you this refreshing story about high school sweethearts who get a second chance at love. Okay, I promise I didn’t run off to join the marketing team at Hallmark. If you love Choi Woo Sik’s brand of quirkiness-meets-kind-hearted-love-interest, then you will thoroughly enjoy Our Beloved Summer.

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Podcast 145 – Netflix kdrama series review: My Name

Is anyone else dying to talk about Han So Hee‘s amazing fighting skills? Or you need to gush about the rise of Ahn Bo Hyun who seems to be everywhere right now. No? Then maybe you’re one of those My Name fans who’s been watching every YouTube video out there with Park Hee Soon being sexy and full crime boss. No worries if you fall into all three categories because The Fangirls are right there with you. We did a blogpost about this show but had lots more to talk about. Remember our new format is that the first part of the podcast is spoiler free and then we get into all the details after a warning.

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