Campaigns Are like K-Dramas

Political campaigns have, over the last few centuries, been compared to any number of things. They’ve been likened to beauty pageants, marathons, boxing matches, horse races, and military conflicts, to name a few well-worn analogies.

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Reprise: Women Vie for Tech Supremacy in Romantic K-Drama Thriller “Search: WWW”

Dying for a new girl-power, women-centered TV series to quarantine-binge? They can still be hard to find, sadly!

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K-drama “Hotel Del Luna”: A Horror Show with a Heart

Minor spoilers ahead.

I don’t do horror. Haunted houses, scary movies, TV shows that make you petrified to be at home alone – I hate them all!

Now suspense, I’m okay with. But ever since I saw one of The Omen movies on a friend’s HBO in third grade, I’ve stayed faaaaaaaaaaar away from ghost stories, slasher flicks, and tales of demons run amuck. Real life is already hard enough with all of its anxieties and fears! I don’t need freaky images and ideas making it even more stressful.

My antipathy towards the horror genre has made my obsession with this summer’s megahit Korean drama Hotel Del Luna a big surprise to even myself. Not only was I sucked into following yet another K-drama – something I would never have done a few months ago – but I also found myself taking huge delight in this series about the undead, of all things.  

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