Ignore the “shocking” video

There is a video that raised quite a storm both among the foreign community in Korea and, as Kimchi Man informs me, Korean women married to American men. The video depicts the “shocking” reality of foreign men mistreating Korean women. The segment is stellar example of bad and cheap journalism. They make shocking claims but…

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[Q&A] I’m stuck waiting around for a Korean guy. Help!

BelieveinKeev asked: Hmm…let me start off by saying I am American and he’s South Korean… In Korea I am 30 and he’s 31. About three months ago, I met this guy while out with my friends, I found him really funny. We exchanged numbers and would talk often. In the beginning he would call me…

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[Q&A] Can I make friends in Korea?

Can you make a male friend in Korea? Are Korean guys attracted to Asian but non-Korean women? Do foreign women who are not Asian have it easier? That is what is troubling our next reader who is going to spend a year in South Korea. Cherr asked: I’m going to study Hangul in South Korea for…

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[Q&A] Do you intend to speak Korean language to your children?

Do you intend to speak to your kids in Korean language? – Anonymous  I will gladly give my opinion. However, since I don’t really speak Korean, and  Kimchi Man and I are not too keen on having children, I think msleetobe  from On Becoming a Good Korean (Feminist) Wife has  much more authority on this topic.…

[Q&A] Do Korean men think western women are easy?

Anonymous asked: I am an American living in South Korea as a teacher. I have been talking to a male Korean friend online, strictly language exchange and sharing cultural differences, etc. although there is a Korean guy in which I am interested. My friend, however, said that Korean men think Western women are all easy…