15 Dec '11, 2am

Life! Culture Vulture: K-pop is my escape

Life! Culture Vulture: K-pop is my escape

South Korea boy band Super Junior pose with their winning trophies at the post-show press conference of the Mnet Asian Music Awards 2011 held at Marina Bay Sands on Nov 29, 2011. --ST PHOTO: NEO XIAOBIN By elisabeth gwee Last week, my colleague Adeline Chia wrote a controversial article dissing K-pop. It resulted in more than 800 comments on her Facebook page from outraged fans and her name trending as the No.1 topic on Twitter for two days. Some friends jokingly asked me if I had signed an online petition demanding that she apologise to everyone she had offended. I'm not surprised they did. Those who know me know that I am crazy about K-pop. I could cite numerous examples of mad fangirl behaviour (queuing five hours to get in the mosh pit's front row so I could be within eye-groping distance of Big Bang's TOP and signing up for K-pop dance lessons), but I think the most r...

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