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Does Korea Have a Fake News Problem? | SeoulPodcast #186

Does Korea Have a Fake News Problem? | SeoulPodcast #186

Mad Cow. Sewol. Celebrity Bullying. Fan Death.  Korea’s news industry is prolific, but the most common observation from international journalists working with South Korean media is its lack of professionalism and ethics. The ruling party is about to pass an...

Sports Writer Jeeho Yoo | SeoulPodcast #185

Sports Writer Jeeho Yoo | SeoulPodcast #185

A mainstay in the English media in South Korea, Yoo Jee-ho has been a sports writer for Yonhap News for around a decade now, covering everything from baseball to football, including four Olympics. He’s been featured on ESPN, talking about the KBO, and just recently...

Emma’s All USA | SeoulPodcats #184

Emma’s All USA | SeoulPodcats #184

Emma takes an evening off from her job covering the Olympics for a Korean broadcaster to discuss her job covering the Olympics for a Korean broadcaster.  https://youtu.be/ApwnrxsjnAc PLUS--The K-Gov says it’s not concerned about the Delta plus variant a little...

Accidentally Omitted | SeoulPodcast #183

Accidentally Omitted | SeoulPodcast #183

Guest: Shawn Morrissey (The Dark Side of Seoul Podcast) https://darksideofseoul.com/podcast Shawn Morrissey (The Dark Side of Seoul Podcast) joins us to discuss foreign teachers being omitted from vaccination lists. Plus these amusing and sometimes hair-pulling...

Sean Lim | The Seoulite | SeoulPodcast #182

Sean Lim | The Seoulite | SeoulPodcast #182

The Seoulite’s Sean Lim joins us for our first ever mukbang while regaling us with his stories of suing the Korean government and his journeys as an expat entrepreneur in Korea. https://youtu.be/QqpEn_zQI8U Sean Lim is the founder of The Seoulite blog ...

Peter Bint | Broadcaster | SeoulPodcast #180

Peter Bint | Broadcaster | SeoulPodcast #180

https://youtu.be/dLhuz1cxRgM Guest Peter Bint | Instagram | TikTok Peter Bint has been a mainstay of Korean broadcasting since starting on TBS eFM in 2009. Now he’s a powerhouse on many TV and radio networks (KBS World, Arirang, EBS, and more) with his multitalents...

Korea’s Broken Start-up Culture | SeoulPodcast #179

Korea’s Broken Start-up Culture | SeoulPodcast #179

https://youtu.be/HN-9yzZy02A We chat with our viewers live on YouTube while Joe goes into a rant about the struggles of Korea’s start-up culture that is anything but a start-up culture. Join us LIVE on YouTube at 7:30 p.m. on Fridays. https://youtube.com/zenkimchi...

Barri Tsavaris, Voice Goddess | SeoulPodcast #178

Barri Tsavaris, Voice Goddess | SeoulPodcast #178

Barri Tsavaris is an international voiceover talent. She was the voice of the 2018 Winter Olympics. She’s known in Seoul as the “Queen of Textbooks.” And her voice welcomes countless passengers on Korea’s high-speed KTX train each day.

Man-hating GS25 | SeoulPodcast #177

Man-hating GS25 | SeoulPodcast #177

Convenience store chain GS25 has been in hot water for camping ads that feature what some claim are militant feminist symbols and coded messages. Is this just privileged men attacking the #metoo movement, or is something else going on here?

The Ancient Archives

SeoulPodcast #47: ATEK Answers

Interview with Tony Hellmann, Communications Director for the Association for Teachers of Englsih in Korea (ATEK) | Jang Ja-yeon’s Suicide blamed on Abusive Producers and Entertainment Execs

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SeoulPodcast #43: Casualties of K-Pop Wars

PANELIST: Mark Russell (Korea Pop Wars, Korea Gig Guide, Pop Goes Korea) | The culture wars in Korean pop | Vulgar Pizza Etang commercial? | More UK travellers heading to South Korea – Just the Flight

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SeoulPodcast #41: Relevance of the English Media

PANELISTS:
Bart Schaneman (The Korea Herald),
Robert Koehler (The Marmot’s Hole),
“Skinny” Steve Ward (Seoul Steves),
Stafford Lumsden (The Chosun Bimbo) | Is the English language media relevant? | Should Killers’ Faces Be Revealed?

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SeoulPodcast #40: SPECIAL – Tragedies of Errors

This show was recorded live at 4 p.m. Seoul Time on Sunday, February 1st, 2009. It runs approximately 2 hours and 47 minutes. That is a bit long for some listeners. I still suggest you listen to the entire show. It’s the most powerful show we’ve ever released

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SeoulPodcast #38: The Galbi Jim

PANELISTS:
Panelists: Craig White (daegupockets.com, Galbi Jim), Stafford Lumsden (The Chosun Bimbo) | Korea’s Lee Under Pressure as Fire Kills Protesters | Hankyoreh: Disabled Sexual Assault Victims “Cry Twice”

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SeoulPodcast #30: Hole-y Marmot, Fatman!

PANELISTS:
Robert Koehler (The Marmot’s Hole),
Kim Hogg (Socius),
Derek (The Midnight Runner Podcast),
Robert Wicks,
Jennifer Flinn (Fatman Seoul) | Have the baffling headaches in Korean English education gone unchanged in forty years? Are schools reliable windows into Korean society?

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SeoulPodcast #28: Super Party Blowout

PANELISTS:
Stafford Lumsden (The Chosun Bimbo),
Regina Walton (Where the Hell Am I, Look to the Stars),
Soutthida (aka lao-ocean-girl),
Rob Ouwehand (Roboseyo),
David Harris (SeoulLife.net),
Luke Martin (ROKetship) | Is there a disproportionate conservative bias in Korea ex-pats and bloggers compared to other places?

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SeoulPodcast #25: AfterKorea

PANELISTS:
Andrew and Michelle (former long-time ex-pats) | Making your Korea experience work for you | I Guess It Really Is a Crisis — Gov’t Bitches About Foreign Press

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SeoulPodcast #21: The All Jen Show

​PANELIST: ​”Evil Jennifer” Flinn (Fatman Seoul) | Jangan-dong Pimps: “We Hate Renters’ Associations” | Worst analogies ever written in a high school essay

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Special: ExPat Deaths and Systematic Cover Ups

Stephanie White returns with an update on her son, Michael White, who died mysteriously in a sauna in Daegu.  She clarifies points she made in her first appearance and details the results of the government's autopsy.  The autopsy itself has raised enough questions to...

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Episode 12: You Can Kiss My Kimchi

PANELIST:
Brian (Kiss My Kimchi), Group Alleges MacDonalds Uses Beef from 30 Month or Older Cows Later Retracts Allegation, Scott Burgeson’s Experiences at the Demonstrations (Two Koreas)

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Episode 10: The Brain Deutschland Show

Panelist: Brian Deutsch (Brian in Jeollanam-do) Does Korea care what we think?, PD Notebook’s bout of Yellow Journalism, Turns out much of the arguments in the TV show that scared Koreans about U.S. beef were faked. But correct the errors and apologize? Are you nuts?

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Episode 9: Lao-Ocean-Girl

Panelist: Soutthida (aka lao-ocean-girl), Korean Beef Under Scrutiny, Young guy smacks around old woman selling kimbap at a rally

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Survivors Survive!

Karl may have left Korea, but Jennifer (Seoul Survivors) and Joe (ZenKimchi) are teaming up with other familiar faces, names and voices to bring you the SeoulPodcast--the most original name in podcasting! Bear with us as we test out the audio and set up new feeds....

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