The Legend of "The Genius" – Season 4, Episode 5

Kyeonghun (경훈) got a crack in the case, but the bandits were determined not to be found out, and no one believed Kyeonghun; they just dismissed his hunch. Even when Dongmin (동민) Oppa (오빠) correctly guessed Jeongmun (정문) was a bandit queen, the bandits were determined to survive, and win, while the villagers were just … Continue reading The Legend of "The Genius" – Season 4, Episode 5

The Circle, Week 2: Real/Fake

Alex/Adam I’m still your cuddle toy. – Alex/Adam Sammie immediately reads that Alex/Adam's profile pic looks like it's straight out of an ad, or a commercial. You have two Adams, with the addition of Bill – so, there's definitely a fake, or a catfish. Real Adam vs. Catfish Adam. People are on to Alex. Something's … Continue reading The Circle, Week 2: Real/Fake

Comparing Seasons 1 and 2, of The Genius

The hacker, Doohee (두희), on The Genius: Rule Breaker, lost his ID – but eventually, he got it back again. Sangmin (상민) Oppa (오빠) had to make Doohee feel better about this debacle, by insuring him, with the hidden immunity wings, Sangmin Oppa had been searching for, all season. Sangmin Oppa also won the Main … Continue reading Comparing Seasons 1 and 2, of The Genius

The Genius: Season 1 – Seonggyu and Eunji

Kyeongran (경란) Eonni (언니) was onto Seonggyu (성규), from Episode 1. He seemed all jolly and happy, like Charlie, on Lost – but there was an exceptional and crafty mind, beneath that cheery veneer, beneath the mask. Seonggyu won the Expression Auction. He granted Sangmin (상민) Oppa (오빠) immunity. Then, Jinho (진호) Oppa, who lost, … Continue reading The Genius: Season 1 – Seonggyu and Eunji

What NOT to do in The Genius

The true villain of Season 1 was Gura (구라) Oppa (오빠). His fellow cast-mates could not get rid of him fast enough. Once he left, the game could actually get started and the entire Genius house immediately felt lighter. Jimmy Cha-ssi (차-씨) rubbed some people the wrong way, but he was a nicer person, than … Continue reading What NOT to do in The Genius