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by alvy
Jan 19th, '06, 13:00
Forum: Life & Relationships
Topic: Interracial dating... your views?
Replies: 342
Views: 68350

My view?

I would love to. :D
by alvy
Jan 19th, '06, 12:58
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Ns' Aoi (Nurse Aoi)
Replies: 68
Views: 21169

After watching one episode I find this series distinctly lackluster... :glare:

I can see why the fansubber dancestar might be hesitant about putting all his efforts into this one. I'd rather see him team up with KanJi and finish Anego instead. 8)
by alvy
Dec 8th, '05, 05:26
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Japanese and Dental Plan..
Replies: 27
Views: 4877

I believe Americans want healthy and straight teeth (as well as gums) not because it looks good and everything, but it helps you chew your food better, thereby allowing you to digest the food more efficently. Proper alignment of your teeth allows your jaw to properly close the way it should. --- gr...
by alvy
Nov 29th, '05, 06:36
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Proud or embarrassed at your addiction to Drama?
Replies: 250
Views: 30284

... However, it's usually laughed off as one of my weird quirks :P Yep, same here. My friends already know that my cultural interests tend to stray from the beaten path. :-) I guess I sort of like enjoying something that most people around here have never even heard of. I don't think there's ever b...
by alvy
Nov 29th, '05, 05:55
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Proud or embarrassed at your addiction to Drama?
Replies: 250
Views: 30284

I'm a proud addict. :thumleft:
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by alvy
Nov 29th, '05, 02:20
Forum: Life & Relationships
Topic: Are you in love or not at all?
Replies: 425
Views: 104602

Shinohara Ryoko, I love you. Please PM me. :wub: Toda Naho, that goes for you too. Please be strict with me. You're so cute when you're being sardonic. :heart: In real life...no love. Not even unhappy love, which would be better than nothing... :| Well, at least I can artificially induce those emoti...
by alvy
Nov 28th, '05, 07:36
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: What car do you drive?
Replies: 258
Views: 35313

Jeep Wrangler...the mountainbike version, that is... :thumright:

I live in a smallish European capital with functioning subway and bus systems. No need for a car that would only give me parking problems and eat all my money. :D
by alvy
Sep 28th, '05, 18:33
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: [OFFER] Upload Reqs for 80's JDorama Series
Replies: 90
Views: 24994

Great initiative! :cheers:

I'll get back to you when I've learned Japanese then. :D

*edit* Abunai Deka looks cool! I want it.
by alvy
Sep 25th, '05, 16:58
Forum: Life & Relationships
Topic: Post your pictures thread!!! Post them!
Replies: 3136
Views: 696816

So many teens here. I think this thread needs some grown-up supervision. :D

Ojisan reporting for duty. :salut:
by alvy
Mar 21st, '05, 15:00
Forum: Series of the Week/Month
Topic: Japanese Series of the Week 04/03/05 - With Love
Replies: 144
Views: 30592

And With Love is in an awesome lead! :D
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by alvy
Mar 8th, '05, 10:16
Forum: Series of the Week/Month
Topic: Japanese Series of the Week 03/21/05 - My Little Chef
Replies: 82
Views: 20317

No no no - With Love! :D
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by alvy
Mar 5th, '05, 16:38
Forum: Series of the Week/Month
Topic: Japanese Series of the Week 03/07/05 - Forbidden Love
Replies: 108
Views: 25169

LightningEmperor wrote:I'll keep trying until With Love wins. I have to watch that series.
I'm with you. :salut:
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by alvy
Feb 28th, '05, 14:58
Forum: KDrama Discussions
Topic: Hotelier (MBC, 2001)
Replies: 29
Views: 13805

When I asked for tips on good kdrama, several people recommended Hotelier as a place to start. I have only watched the two first episodes so far, but I think it looks pretty good.
by alvy
Feb 22nd, '05, 15:13
Forum: Series of the Week/Month
Topic: Japanese Series of the Week 03/07/05 - Forbidden Love
Replies: 108
Views: 25169

Let's go With Love! :cheers:
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by alvy
Feb 20th, '05, 12:04
Forum: Series of the Week/Month
Topic: Vote for March's KSOTM!
Replies: 128
Views: 28177

Sandglass sounds really interesting from the description. I remember pictures of students demonstrating in Seoul, fighting riot police with long wooden canes (yes, I'm old), and I'm eager to learn more about Korean modern history.

Vote Sandglass! :thumleft:
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by alvy
Feb 15th, '05, 23:04
Forum: Series of the Week/Month
Topic: Japanese Series of the Week 02/21/05 - Heaven's Coins
Replies: 83
Views: 21813

I am officially switching over from the Heaven's Coin block to With Love!

Go With Love! Yay! :cheers: Yay! :cheers:

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by alvy
Feb 4th, '05, 03:05
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: So.. What was the first drama you watched??
Replies: 1692
Views: 268358

dmorgan wrote:I used to be addicted to anime. I don't watch anime that much these days. I still like it, but jdrama has taken over! :lol
You and me both. :D
by alvy
Feb 1st, '05, 16:49
Forum: Life & Relationships
Topic: Age / How Old Are You?
Replies: 495
Views: 69783

I hate it when people who just turned 20 or so think they're old... :glare:

People over 30 still have lives, you know. We don't all walk with sticks and play bingo. :cussing:

Oh...it's time for my pills.
by alvy
Jan 30th, '05, 18:18
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: What's your ethinicity??
Replies: 737
Views: 82128

My family is almost all Swedish, going back 400 years that we know of. Some Finns mixing it up on my mother's side 250 years ago or so, but that´s all... :-)

The whole asian population here sounds wonderfully fluid and chaotic. A little bit of everything in everyone. :D
by alvy
Jan 25th, '05, 06:31
Forum: Series of the Week/Month
Topic: Japanese Series of the Week 02/08/05: Food Fight
Replies: 138
Views: 29955

I'll strike another blow for Heaven's Coin. :-)
by alvy
Jan 24th, '05, 11:39
Forum: Series of the Week/Month
Topic: Japanese Series of the Week 01/24/05: Mukodono
Replies: 73
Views: 21320

After seeing the first episode of Mukodono I have a very hard time understanding why it is getting such high scores at jdorama... :glare:

*voted for Heaven's Coin...sulking*
by alvy
Jan 24th, '05, 11:22
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Volunteer Series Seeding - Comments/Suggestions/Feedback
Replies: 207
Views: 50949

This idea would suit my seeding habits eminently. :-)

And if it would be ok to say that you are going to be seeding some jem stuff, I favour that idea as well. Viva jem.
by alvy
Jan 24th, '05, 11:15
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Which Series Would You Like To See Finished/Subtitled?
Replies: 1164
Views: 182820

Can I mention IMOUTO YO once more? :unsure: :roll

Wakui Emi! :wub:

She's like home-baked whole wheat bread to the machine-made pastry of babyface idols like Fukada Kyoko . :D
by alvy
Jan 24th, '05, 10:31
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: TORRENT LINKS (Problems and Solutions)
Replies: 664
Views: 237523

Both jem and jtv are working fine for me now.
by alvy
Jan 24th, '05, 06:18
Forum: KDrama Discussions
Topic: RECOMMENDED/FAVORITE KDRAMAS (ask for suggestions here)
Replies: 3570
Views: 1291006

Hotelier sounds like something for me to start with. Thanks for the tips, everybody. :-)
by alvy
Jan 23rd, '05, 17:03
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: RECOMMENDED/FAVORITE JDRAMAS (ask for suggestions here)
Replies: 4465
Views: 1453613

Everybody misses two of my absolute favorites - Virgin Road and Koibumi (Love Letter) :wub: Both star Emi Wakui. Me likes her. Nobody can cry like Emi. :D Atsuro Watabe and Miki Mizuno are great in Koibumi. Top class. For romance and KimuTaku, you can't go wrong with Long Vacation and Love Generatio...
by alvy
Jan 23rd, '05, 15:22
Forum: Korean Actors & Actresses
Topic: Best looking Korean Women
Replies: 516
Views: 196795

Since I don't watch kdrama much, I don't know who you're talking about. Pictures, maybe? Then I can solve the issue objectively. :P
by alvy
Jan 23rd, '05, 10:23
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: What do you like more: j-dramas or k-dramas
Replies: 213
Views: 41785

BT-Slut wrote:
And Under the Same Roof (KTSF had it as Our House) is my all time favorite j-drama. :)
Sorry :offtopic: but I am really curious about UTSR. It isn't available e-subbed, though, is it? Well, one day, perhaps.
by alvy
Jan 23rd, '05, 07:17
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Which Series Would You Like To See Finished/Subtitled?
Replies: 1164
Views: 182820

Ruroshin wrote:Imouto Yo, I so want to see that finished :-(
Me too. I also second any motion to revive Tokyo Love Story. But I saw something about ariacreations here, so maybe... :-)

What about Boku no Ikiru Michi and Boku to Kanojo to Kanojo no Ikiru Michi? :-(
by alvy
Jan 23rd, '05, 07:06
Forum: KDrama Discussions
Topic: RECOMMENDED/FAVORITE KDRAMAS (ask for suggestions here)
Replies: 3570
Views: 1291006

I got burned by Summer Scent, save me!

Yes, Summer Scent was my first attempt to watch kdrama, and it more or lessed turned me off the whole scene. :glare: I think I watched it up until episode 17, but then I erased it in a fit of passionate frustration. It started somewhat interesting and the park sequences are nice, but then it just dr...
by alvy
Jan 23rd, '05, 05:31
Forum: Japanese Actors & Actresses
Topic: [poll] Beautiful Women in Japan
Replies: 344
Views: 146541

xiangh wrote:hum... favorite would have been Uchiyama Rina, for her part ... in SOS
I'm soo late to this thread, but yes! Yes yes yes! How can anyone choose that other ninny over her? :crazy: :D
by alvy
Jan 23rd, '05, 05:18
Forum: Japanese Actors & Actresses
Topic: [poll] Beautiful Women in Japan
Replies: 344
Views: 146541

Ruroshin wrote:I'd vote for Kuroki Hitomi :unsure:
I adore Kuroki Hitomi. :wub:

W00t, she was 42 when she made Golden Bowl? Wow. :shocked: :D
by alvy
Jan 23rd, '05, 02:58
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: So.. What was the first drama you watched??
Replies: 1692
Views: 268358

Always glad to be of service. :D
by alvy
Jan 23rd, '05, 02:23
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: So.. What was the first drama you watched??
Replies: 1692
Views: 268358

An aquaintance on an anime dc-hub told me that I had to watch Strawberry on the Shortcake. We liked the same anime shows, so I said "Ok", and here we are. :roll I still think SOS is one of the best jdramas around, BTW. Top 5, or so. My first kdrama came a few months later, Summer Scent. Started well...
by alvy
Jan 22nd, '05, 10:01
Forum: Life & Relationships
Topic: Age / How Old Are You?
Replies: 495
Views: 69783

...33. :-(

Guess that explains my weakness for nostalgia... :unsure:
by alvy
Jan 21st, '05, 10:28
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Beautiful Life
Replies: 78
Views: 34154

it just didn't float my boat. :crazy: I find myself agreeing with fayenatic once more. This series never touched me and I never really felt anything for the characters. :-( For a KimuTaku romance, I prefer Long Vacation or Love Generation. But I liked his bike. :-) I just spent all night rewatching...
by alvy
Jan 19th, '05, 04:32
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: What do you like more: j-dramas or k-dramas
Replies: 213
Views: 41785

J-dramas a lot more for me. :wub: Above, fayenatic defined the difference very well, and I agree in full. I guess I find k-drama a bit too...Harlequinesqe. :D I like tear-jerking and romance as much as most, but I prefer it to come in a slightly grittier package. Less hotel owners, more struggling s...
by alvy
Jul 12th, '04, 02:10
Forum: Series of the Week/Month
Topic: Series of the Week - 07/19/2004: Younger Men
Replies: 72
Views: 21150

Cheap Love or Boku to Kanojo would make me a happy camper. :D
by alvy
May 27th, '04, 12:46
Forum: Series of the Week/Month
Topic: Series of the Week - 06/07/04 Love Generation
Replies: 60
Views: 17029

tailchaser wrote:Alvy, you can find cheap love on IRC pretty easily.
Aha! How does that work? Never tried filesharing through IRC. :blink
by alvy
May 25th, '04, 23:38
Forum: Series of the Week/Month
Topic: Series of the Week - 06/07/04 Love Generation
Replies: 60
Views: 17029

I've had a hard time finding Cheap Love, so I would love to see that as Series of the Week again. Last time I didn't know this place existed. :)
by alvy
May 25th, '04, 22:40
Forum: D-Addicts Announcements
Topic: J-Addicts? A site for Japanese Movies
Replies: 128
Views: 75501

Hello everybody, First, I am new to this forum and I would just like to take the opportunity to send a note of appreciation to everybody involved in running it. You have given me a chance to see many wonderful stories that I would never have even known about without you. Through them, I believe I ha...