Just Bananas About: Week of 4/11/16

As part of Infinite Challenge’s most recent challenge, they are testing the members’ five senses.  The challenge started in the 2nd part of last week’s episode.  The members show up to the studio thinking that they are going to practice for their wedding singers challenge only to be forced to wear a blindfold and a helmet.

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Just Bananas About: Week of 3/21/16

Earlier this year, the Infinite Challenge members had a mission where they wrote down their wishes for another member that year.  If member was unable to get the letter out of their hidden mailbox before time ran out, then they’d have to complete the task before the end of the year.  Jung Joon Ha failed to get Haha’s letter out of his mailbox and he wrote that he wished Jung Joon Ha would audition for the rap competition, Show Me the Money.  Jung Joon Ha would have to compete against approximately 9,000 other contestants.

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Just Bananas About: Week of 1/4/16

Happy New Year!  I’ve been thinking for a while that I might flip my weekly posts and what better time than to do it now?  The first fangirl post of the new year features Infinity Challenge.  If you’ve been watching the last couple of weeks, you’ll know that our members are on the lam with the Busan police hot on their trail.  The members who are able to get away in a helicopter at night will win a prize of one million won (or ~$1,000 US).

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First Impressions – Talk Club Actors: Ep. 1 – 3 – 토크클럽 배우들: 1회 – 3회


Following the cancellation of Come to Play, it was replaced with a new variety show called Talk Club Actors where actors sit around and talk about the day’s topic and their personal experiences.  The actors are: Hwang Shin Hye, Shim Hye Jin, Ye Ji Won, Song Sun Mi, Go Eun Ah, Shin So Yul, Min Ji, Park Chul Min, Jung Joon Ha and John Park.

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Jive Monkey Playlist: 1/20/12

Sweet Sorrow, a harmonious group of 4 that specializes in a cappella.  They are: Kim Young Woo (Baritone, 2nd Tenor), In Ho Jin (High & 2nd Tenor), Song Woo Jin (Baritone, Bass), Sung Jin Hwan (1st Tenor).  I don’t think I ever really downloaded their albums because my introduction to them was through OSTs.  They always seem to have this jazzy, musical feel to them and I love that with their four voices combined their music consistently have this full sound to them.

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