Applicant Denied Job Due to “Irish Alcoholism Nature”

We have witnessed it many times throughout the years: a job applicant gets denied because of ethnicity, because of gender, because of sexual preference, because of religion, etc. Well, it appears a ne…

Korean Students Mock Teacher, Get Busted

It's widely believed that Korean students are very serious about their studies, especially inside the classroom. After greeting the teacher, they take out their books and begin studying hard. T…

Excavator Driver Wreaks Havoc on Police Station

In September 2012, an excavator driver in South Korea was arrested after he allegedly assaulted a parking enforcement officer. Obviously not feeling sorry about his actions, he raided the polic…

South Korea Does Doo-Doo in the Cutest Ways Possible

Ah, poop -- the great equalizer. While some might be grossed out at the thought of doo-doo, South Korea has found a way to swirl it with style. Walk along the streets of Seoul and you might find yours…

Toddler’s Dance May Be the Next Gangnam Style

Gangnam Style's horse dance has been a worldwide trend for quite some time. Now a toddler in South Korea might just have beat Psy and his viral dance moves. If you're having a bad day, or if yo…

Optical Helmets Provide a Futuristic Feel

South Korean artist Hyungkoo Lee brings us to the future with his uncanny helmets that distort the faces of those who wear them. He has been doing this for about 15 years now. He calls his phot…

South Korea to Make Computer Gaming a College Major

As a child, were you told by your parents that computer gaming would destroy your life and get you nowhere? Were you grounded from using the computer when you got low grades in school? Well, here's so…

Dad Starves Kid to Death Because of Computer Games

Gamers truly dedicate their time in front of their computers, but this young heartless dad in South Korea apparently chose gaming over his son, who died of hunger. Chung, 22, was arrested under sus…

WTF! Korean ‘Instructor’ Teaches How to Swear in English

Common wisdom tells us the best foreign words and phrases to learn when in an unfamiliar place are the local equivalent of “Hello,” "Good morning,” and “Where’s the bathroom?” -- just to n…

Easy, Cheaper Driver’s Licenses Lure Chinese to South Korea

In recent years, Korean culture has become the hottest thing throughout East Asia. Chinese citizens, in particular, have a voracious craving for South Korean pop music, TV dramas, cosmetics, and fashi…

South Korean Students Take Yearbook Shots Up a Notch

School yearbooks are very important to students because they serve as mementos from some of childhood's most memorable times. Most often, students want to look their best in their graduation pictures …

South Korea’s Newest Hot Trend: Watching Others Eat

Every evening at 8 p.m. in South Korea, a lot of people go online to stream the latest trend -- a stranger, eating. This new phenomenon is called "muk-bang" and was made famous by 33-year-old Seo Y…

Hundreds of Gold Fragments Discovered in Woman’s Knees

You’ve surely heard about acupuncture therapy promising to cure any illness, physical or even spiritual. But nothing can prepare you for this. A 65-year-old unnamed female patient who suffere…

Food Porn, Now Live from South Korea

Who knew porn could be delightfully wholesome and healthy? A new trend hits South Korea as young adults indulge in sensational pleasures -- not the kind that include nudity or lewdness, but one…