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· June, 2007

Stories about South Korea from June, 2007

15 June 2007


7 June 2007

Korea: Have You Ever Killed a Person?

A sixteen year-old Korean girl who became famous due to the extreme success of losing weight killed herself. To please her grandmother who was worried about her grand-daughter’s heavy weight,...

5 June 2007

Korea: To Live as ‘Samsungman’

‘Samsungman.’ That’s a priviledged title that puts a person among Korea’s elite. It brings up ideas like ‘good brain,’ ‘deep pockets,’ and ‘most qualified husband’ (I’m not sure about the...