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by Li-Mei
Feb 24th, '08, 06:31
Forum: KDrama Discussions
Topic: Sorry I Love You (KBS, 2004)
Replies: 500
Views: 121566

I don't know what the heck is wrong with me...but I didn't shed a tear while watching this entire drama. My eyes started watering during the last episode when he's at Yoon's house with his mom and the narration comes on but still no tears. I don't know why they (directors, writers) chose to push on ...
by Li-Mei
Dec 28th, '07, 20:05
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Hachimitsu to Kuroba - Narumi Riko
Replies: 479
Views: 115657

Ahh, i wonder how Narumi Riko will portray Hagumi. I think that Aoi Yuu pretty much matched Hagumi's personality and aura perfectly in the movie.

I hope that they use songs from Suga Shikao and Spitz as insert songs. :) I felt that the insert songs completed the anime.
by Li-Mei
Aug 29th, '07, 04:18
Forum: KDrama Discussions
Topic: Coffee Prince Number One Shop (MBC, 2007)
Replies: 837
Views: 223821

Did anyone love Han Gyul's daydream scene in episode 15 as much as I did? So cute. I definitely feel that Gong Yoo understands his character pretty well, and I can see all the little details and things that he does in each scene to make himself more convincing. Eun Hye plays a pretty good Eun Chan b...
by Li-Mei
Aug 28th, '07, 04:46
Forum: Korean Culture & Entertainment
Topic: TVXQ?! [Updated]- 2007 Asia song Festival !
Replies: 27
Views: 5112

Yun Ho just seems to have a lot of confidence and whenever I see him smile, I just smile too! Junsu sometimes seems to me like the most childish and funny character in the group, but I think his facial expressions are funny when he sings. Micky has some nice arms....um, he seems like a real sensitiv...
by Li-Mei
Aug 20th, '07, 03:21
Forum: KDrama Discussions
Topic: Worst K-Drama Couple
Replies: 67
Views: 20018

I somewhat agree about the the Kim Sam Soon drama couple. I didn't like Hyun Bin's character, he was rude, spoiled, and annoying. Also selfish. I thought that Sam Soon would be fine single or with someone else. Yoo Hee WAS better off....alone. No matter how much she's treated Moo Ryong better toward...
by Li-Mei
Aug 9th, '07, 18:56
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Is acting in Japanese easier?
Replies: 5
Views: 1275

It depends on the culture. When I talk to my parents in Chinese we say things directly and get right to the point. Maybe that's why you think that those kinds of dramas have poor acting. My dad says that as a Chinese person, he doesn't portray much emotion when speaking or anything. There's no lovel...
by Li-Mei
Aug 5th, '07, 03:32
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: If you could spend a day with a celeb (who would it be)
Replies: 290
Views: 43352

YounHa!!! I wouldn't spend it with anyone from DBSK or Super Junior or any idol boy bands, wouldn't want to get harassed by their female fans. Plus, I wouldn't be comfortable with those guys. YounHa seems like a really sweet, and fun girl. She can teach me Japanese and Korean and I can teach her Chi...
by Li-Mei
Aug 4th, '07, 02:24
Forum: KDrama Discussions
Topic: Coffee Prince Number One Shop (MBC, 2007)
Replies: 837
Views: 223821

God, Coffee Prince is getting so good. I just watched episode 10. What was the song playing in the background when they were kissing? It was so pretty. This is like the best korean drama, ever. "어른아이 - Sad Thing", it's in the Coffee Prince thread at soompi. I hate that I saw the screencaps of that ...
by Li-Mei
Aug 2nd, '07, 04:44
Forum: Life & Relationships
Topic: Are you in love or not at all?
Replies: 425
Views: 108040

I've never been in love. I've had a minor crush, but I've never had the balls to admit it to anyone and it ended too abruptly. So now I just look at it more as me being fascinated with that person instead of actually liking that person. Even with Asian celebrities, when I look at someone I "like", I...
by Li-Mei
Jul 31st, '07, 01:15
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Japanese Music Recommendations
Replies: 404
Views: 221128

hey all, can someone recommend some artists for me? i see here that most of the recommendations here is for rock and pop, so i don't know if this genre is popular in Japan. i'm looking for .. how can i explain this... clubbing music. what kind of music do japanese clubs play? i'm thinking of hip ho...
by Li-Mei
Jul 28th, '07, 02:59
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Which manga would you want to see 'drama-tised'?
Replies: 275
Views: 53846

Tenshi Nanka Ja Nai...wahh, it's almost perfect...there's so much drama in that manga. This MIGHT be a crazy thought, but I wonder what Ranma 1/2 would be like if it were made into a drama. You would have to pick out a male and female actress to play one character. Tehehee. Paradise Kiss too maybe? ...
by Li-Mei
Jul 28th, '07, 02:50
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Hanazakari no Kimitachi e [2007]
Replies: 7382
Views: 1103895

I prefer thin guys over muscle too... I believe most Japanese actors are good looking compare to Japanese who aren't... that's my opinion. So yes, Oguri is one of those decent Japanese guys out there. :lol However, it seems like if you really like Ikuta than you won't like Oguri... I've been seeing...
by Li-Mei
Jul 27th, '07, 04:56
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Hanazakari no Kimitachi e [2007]
Replies: 7382
Views: 1103895

You know what I realized? Whenever there is a half-naked scene with any of the male characters I don't seem be affected at all. (about fan-service I suppose) -___-;; Yeah, they have some muscle but they're too thin....I would like to see a little more meat on them. I even noticed that Oguri Shun's p...
by Li-Mei
Jul 27th, '07, 02:46
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Hanazakari no Kimitachi e [2007]
Replies: 7382
Views: 1103895

There was a part in the latest episode where Nakatsu is in the room with Mizuki; Mizuki: Nakatsu, what do you think about Sano? Nakatsu: ORE WA HOMO JA NEI! PUHAHAHAHA. Also, that part where Tennouji was counting their push-ups...who counts like that?! hahaha. At this point, I'm more interested in ...
by Li-Mei
Jul 17th, '07, 01:35
Forum: Life & Relationships
Topic: What TURNS you OFF?
Replies: 331
Views: 57285

Things that turn me off include; - not being open-minded - being disrespectful - sex obsessed - bad personal hygiene - not taking responsibility or being responsible - spoiled and arrogant behavior - looking down on others - selfishness - laziness (goes with not being responsible and spoiled) - drin...
by Li-Mei
Jul 16th, '07, 04:21
Forum: Life & Relationships
Topic: How do girls want to be treated by guys?
Replies: 156
Views: 51533

I don't have many expectations for guys or girls but there are some things; - when she talks, please don't interrupt her, she'll give you a chance to respond. (depending on some girls) - she will expect a greeting once in a while. even a small smile or a quick wave will do. - no sexual jokes please....
by Li-Mei
Jul 14th, '07, 04:16
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Who was your first celebrity crush?
Replies: 154
Views: 30038

Back when ABC's "TGIF" was worth watching and they had shows like Sabrina the Teenage Witch, Family Matters and Boy Meets World. I think it was the guy who played Shawn in Boy Meets World. Haha, he was such a player but he was really cute. I think I was about 6 or 7 years old and I remember watching...
by Li-Mei
Jul 12th, '07, 15:08
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Which Drama do you like best? Korean Chinese or Japanese?
Replies: 294
Views: 70229

I really like all three. I like some Korean dramas because of the humor and it's easy on your eyes. Although some stories are kind of cliche while other actors are painful to watch (picked more for their looks than their skill). I also get tired of too much repetition within a group of dramas. Japan...
by Li-Mei
Jul 11th, '07, 22:58
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: How Those Around You React to Asian Dramas
Replies: 54
Views: 9255

No one knows that I watch dramas. Only my brother who doesn't care about it and my parents. I tell them that I watch them as a reference as to how to speak the language. Well, that's half the truth.
by Li-Mei
Jul 11th, '07, 16:03
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Yamada Taro Monogatari
Replies: 337
Views: 80243

Personally I've never read the Yamada Taro manga like I have with Hana Kimi. I just picked up this drama because I heard that Ninomiya Kazunari was staring in it and I liked him from Stand Up!! and Letters from Iwo Jima. With Hana Kimi, I've read the manga long ago before the Taiwanese drama for it ...
by Li-Mei
Jul 11th, '07, 01:07
Forum: KDrama Discussions
Topic: Coffee Prince Number One Shop (MBC, 2007)
Replies: 837
Views: 223821

It's really entertaining so far and really funny. I burst out laughing when she was playing with the mannequin and her incidents with the bus. There were a lot of little details that make this drama very fun to watch. I like Yoon Eun Hye more in this drama than in Goong.
by Li-Mei
Jun 30th, '07, 18:12
Forum: Chinese Drama Discussions
Topic: [TwDrama] Why Why Love (CTS, 2007)
Replies: 662
Views: 194888

Just finished episode 2. Oh, I'm so annoyed with Jia Di's brother, he's so selfish and takes advantage of his mother and sister kinda like their uncle. But at least the uncle has good intentions. The episodes are too long for me, I got kind of bored in the middle but Kingone makes it worth watching....
by Li-Mei
Jun 21st, '07, 03:04
Forum: Korean Culture & Entertainment
Topic: D-Addicts' Top 3
Replies: 6
Views: 1682

KDramas:
Dal Ja's Spring
Thank You
Fantasy Couple

KActors:
Dennis Oh
Joo Ji Hoon
Oh Ji Ho

KActresses:
Chae Rim
Song Hye Kyo
Kim Na Woon
by Li-Mei
Jun 19th, '07, 18:50
Forum: KDrama Discussions
Topic: Dal Ja's Spring (KBS2, 2007)
Replies: 96
Views: 33405

I liked it very much. Chae Rim was entertaining to watch, she's cute, talented, and really got into her character's heart. I felt like she portrayed Dal Ja perfectly. The only issue that I have with the cast is Min Ki. Well, he's the male lead so of course I would be hard on him. While I was watchin...
by Li-Mei
Jun 14th, '07, 22:32
Forum: KDrama Discussions
Topic: Thank You (MBC, 2007)
Replies: 122
Views: 51061

I love this drama!!! I didn't cry until the last episode when I watched grandpa (my favorite character). But throughout the whole story I teared up a bit. I enjoyed it and it's a drama that I'll definitely watch again in the future. The music was beautiful also, it really went well with the drama. H...
by Li-Mei
Jun 14th, '07, 22:23
Forum: KDrama Discussions
Topic: RECOMMENDED/FAVORITE KDRAMAS (ask for suggestions here)
Replies: 3570
Views: 1302017

I HIGHLY recommend watching Thank You. There are repeating events throughout the story but even so, it's still worth watching. I didn't cry until the last episode. So far, it's the only Kdrama that I've watched that didn't have a wedding in it. Or at least, I don't remember one being in there. The e...
by Li-Mei
Jun 14th, '07, 22:16
Forum: Korean Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Memorable Quotes or Sayings from any Korean Drama
Replies: 86
Views: 114069

"Do you want some choco-pie?"

I love that line from the grandfather in Thank You. And it's funny how it calls guys "hyung" even when he's older than them. It doesn't seem as touching unless you watch the whole drama.
by Li-Mei
May 15th, '07, 00:55
Forum: Korean Culture & Entertainment
Topic: What's the worst korean drama you have seen?
Replies: 504
Views: 124936

I agree wtih Hoshiakari and battlegirlai. Goong was good in the beginning, but what really kept me watching was the beautiful scenery. Full House was the first Korean drama that I've ever seen, and I liked it at first, but after a while it became too repetitive and annoying. Goong S was even worse. ...
by Li-Mei
Mar 20th, '07, 22:25
Forum: Korean Actors & Actresses
Topic: >>* Lee Jun Ki *<<
Replies: 1459
Views: 452808

He's the type of guy that you wanna keep away from your gay friends. I use to think that he would flirt with other guys just to tease them. HAHA! He acts so manly for a guy with his type of image. I should stop looking at him, he makes the other guys around here look unsatisfying. :(
by Li-Mei
Mar 20th, '07, 22:19
Forum: Korean Actors & Actresses
Topic: Kim Jung Hoon?
Replies: 1355
Views: 344039

Loved his japanese single "Sad Song". Ouu! His voice is so nice. XD He played such a pitiful character in Goong though, I felt bad...even if it was all fictional.
by Li-Mei
Mar 20th, '07, 22:17
Forum: Korean Actors & Actresses
Topic: Se7en
Replies: 146
Views: 53280

Se7en seems so charming, playboyish type. Eep. I really like his song "Promise" and some songs off his first album.
by Li-Mei
Mar 20th, '07, 21:56
Forum: KDrama Discussions
Topic: Goong S / Palace S (MBC, 2007)
Replies: 524
Views: 97562

I liked the plot of the story, but it's just dragging along, so much that it looses it's strength story wise. Some of the acting was good, there were many cliches, some poor acting, cheesy scenes and such. I was looking for those moments in the story where you can feel like you can connect with the ...
by Li-Mei
Jul 22nd, '06, 18:50
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: [Movie Discussion] Japan Sinks movie
Replies: 25
Views: 10096

it looks interesting to me. i would watch it if it came out, but i just hope the movie is better than the preview. Lately, movies that i've seen so far, the previews were more interesting than the movie.
by Li-Mei
Jun 28th, '06, 20:54
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: Inputting Asian Characters on Web Browsers
Replies: 14
Views: 9270

under the "encoding" tab thing, is "auto-select" unchecked? sorry that there is slow progression and that i'm asking you too many questions. but i don't know much about this and i'm currently learning by reading things off google. forgive me. if it helps, a couple of sites recommended that you downl...
by Li-Mei
Jun 28th, '06, 20:50
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: Inputting Asian Characters on Web Browsers
Replies: 14
Views: 9270

you mean like when you go to another page it switches back or when you change it, it goes back?
by Li-Mei
Jun 28th, '06, 20:26
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: Inputting Asian Characters on Web Browsers
Replies: 14
Views: 9270

hmmm...it works fine for me on internet explorer. go to [View] on the internet explorer toolbar, then click down to [Encoding], make sure that [Unicode (UTF- 8)] is checked. i'm not sure if that'll make a difference, but lets just try. if it doesn't, then can you please show me what your settings ar...
by Li-Mei
Jun 28th, '06, 20:15
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: Inputting Asian Characters on Web Browsers
Replies: 14
Views: 9270

i don't understand what your answer means. which browser do you use to surf the internet? ex: firefox, internet explorer, opera?
by Li-Mei
Jun 28th, '06, 20:03
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: Inputting Asian Characters on Web Browsers
Replies: 14
Views: 9270

which web browser do you use? it could be that.
by Li-Mei
Jun 28th, '06, 17:45
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: Inputting Asian Characters on Web Browsers
Replies: 14
Views: 9270

I've got mine to work and I never had to buy any special keyboard and I've never heard of Gobal IME. You can't input the characters on web browsers but can you input them on word documents or anything? Can you specify your problem. Like, when you type does it just show up as letters or some weird ch...
by Li-Mei
Jun 21st, '06, 04:52
Forum: Other Asian Culture
Topic: Anyone interested in watching Thai dramas/movies?
Replies: 84
Views: 87157

I've seen a lot of thai dramas but i've only really watched one. I don't know what the title of it is, but I know the main actor is "Jakrapun Abkornburi". It's an interesting drama where the main actor is just a regular guy who works at some sort of dry cleaners or makes suits or something. Anyway, ...
by Li-Mei
Jun 15th, '06, 20:32
Forum: Life & Relationships
Topic: girls and their annoyingness of not being able to tell a guy
Replies: 85
Views: 20344

please list them...i need advantages. my wife is pretty much in control... :goggle: you pretty much sacrificed those advantages when you accepted your wedding vows. It's hopeless. Men are only strong when among other men or by themselves. In a relationship, they become weaker. :-( you'd be surprise...
by Li-Mei
Jun 15th, '06, 18:53
Forum: Life & Relationships
Topic: girls and their annoyingness of not being able to tell a guy
Replies: 85
Views: 20344

back to the topic.... so because girls are are too embarassed, so they wont reveal their true feelings EVEN THOUGH its soo OBVIOUS the guy DEFINITLY digs her?? wat the hell?? and its not meetin at a bar or something.. im talkin about meeting in a "conservattive" place like the school. i think its j...
by Li-Mei
May 22nd, '06, 19:30
Forum: Life & Relationships
Topic: Do you like earrings on guys?
Replies: 93
Views: 48471

It depends on the person. But most of the time I prefer guys without earrings. Even I don't even like having my ears pierced....but, I was 4 when it happened....by force.
by Li-Mei
May 16th, '06, 22:46
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Will Japanese music ever survive in America?
Replies: 112
Views: 18235

The whole world doesn't revolve around America. I could care less about who makes it big in which place at what time in what way. I just don't want the quality of music to go down. If Japanese/Chinese/Korean/Thai/Khmer/Vietnamese/Antartician artists can't make it in America then it doesn't mean that...
by Li-Mei
Apr 10th, '06, 00:55
Forum: Chinese Drama Discussions
Topic: [TwDrama] Love Contract (TVBS, 2004)
Replies: 173
Views: 59873

Aww, I was going to download the series since I watched the first 11-12 episodes on youtube. I thought it was cute. I especially liked the part where Ken still held on to Xiao Feng's hand when he answered his cell phone. But since I give into the temptation of clicking on the spoiler buttons, I'm no...
by Li-Mei
Apr 7th, '06, 18:03
Forum: Korean Actors & Actresses
Topic: Kim Jung Hoon?
Replies: 1355
Views: 344039

I think he's cuter in video than just in a picture. In a picture he's cute, but when you can hear his voice and see him act he's even more adorable. I wished they would have put in more scenes with him in Goong. I hope to see him more often in the future.
by Li-Mei
Apr 5th, '06, 18:15
Forum: Korean Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Volcano High
Replies: 31
Views: 14470

I had no idea that MTV remade Volcano High. That movie was the first korean movie that i've ever seen. I thought it was funny, but not amazing.
by Li-Mei
Apr 2nd, '06, 02:47
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: japan switching to ENGLISH by 2025
Replies: 62
Views: 13512

I saw the date in the beginning of the article and I knew something was up. Haha. Very funny and interesting article!
by Li-Mei
Mar 25th, '06, 16:34
Forum: KDrama Discussions
Topic: Palace / Goong (MBC, 2006)
Replies: 3581
Views: 586603

I'm not so sure about season two either. I usually prefer the first season over the other ones. If you make a story too long then it gets boring.
by Li-Mei
Mar 24th, '06, 03:31
Forum: Korean Culture & Entertainment
Topic: GOONG related Poll ^^ Shin OR Yul ???
Replies: 266
Views: 44418

I haven't seen much of the drama to really choose. But Yul is the sweet type of guy that I'd go for. Most of the time Shin is such an a**. But when he's nice he's just as sweet as Yul. If I were Chaegyung though, I would pick Yul. I would get easily irrtated if I had to put up with Shin when he's ne...