Just Bananas About: Week of 5/1/17

With the start of May, it’s also the start of family month in Korea.  With holidays such as Children’s Day (5/5) and Parent’s Day (5/8), May seems to be that time of year when families spend more quality time together.  However on Ugly Duckling, that may not be the case for these man-children.  Yoo Hee Yeol joins Shin Dong Yup and Seo Jang Hoon as the guest MC on the most recent episode.

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Just Bananas About: Week of 3/6/17

I am back!  Sort of.  I’ve never really been good at dealing with jetlag so on top of trying to catch up on shows, I’ve been trying to catch up on sleep.  New Zealand is certainly the land of vibrant colors, sheep and rainbows.  I wished I could have uploaded more pictures as I was traveling but outside of Auckland and Queenstown, I found their cell and wifi service to be really spotty.  Perhaps when I catch up to my shows, I’ll spend some time uploading more images.  However, the one show that I did keep up with while I was away was My Ugly Duckling, which was my favorite variety show pick of last year.

Sung Shi Kyung joined Shin Dong Yup and Seo Jang Hoon this week as the guest MC.  While the moms were delighted to see him, Kim Gun Mo’s mom couldn’t help but warn him that they are very good at getting guests to tell them their secrets.  Lol.

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First Impressions – Animals: Ep 1 – 6 – 애니멀즈: 1회 – 6회


Recently, Animals replaced Dad! Where Are You Going for MBC’s Sunday night lineup.  It features Former Basketball Player Seo Jang Hoon, M.I.B’s Kangnam, Musician Don Spike, Rocker Yoon Do Hyun, Super Junior’s Eunhyuk, Comedian Kim Joon Hyun and Actor Jo Jae Yoon.  While earlier episodes featured Girl’s Generation’s Yuri, Actor Kwak Dong Yeon, g.o.d’s Park Joon Hyung and Comedian Jang Dong Min visiting a panda sanctuary in China, the story for these scenes ends 3 episodes in. The main cast members tackle different challenges as they face caring for children and dogs in a nursery school or deal with the daily challenges of life on the ranch.

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