Riding on today’s fourth wave of feminism, the idea of having a “girl crush” is something that’s become wildly popular in recent years. Just from Twitter alone I’m reminded through every #WCW (Woman Crush Wednesday) of who my fellow females look up to: Maggie Cheung, Kiko Mizuhara, Susan Sontag, Emma Watson, Michelle Obama, etc. The list goes on and on. What unites the candidates is the veneration women have for them, or the desire to wield the same awe-inspiring combination of intelligence/beauty/badassery their girl crushes already possess.
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Brand New Music criticized for preparing to debut a new boy group with trainees currently on 'Produce 101'
Netizens are criticizing Brand New Music for preparing to debut a new boy group with trainees currently on 'Produce 101' season 2.
Rhymer, the CEO of Brand New Music, stated to Sports DongA that the label's first boy group is almost done preparing. However, their debut date is not yet confirmed as some of the members are currently auditioning on 'Produce 101' season 2.
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Following the news, netizens criticized Brand New Music and commented, "Brand New Music is already done preparing to debut a group and all the members are ready to go. It sounds like he's asking us to not vote for Lee Dae Hwi since that will push back the group's debut if he promotes with the top 11. Traitor... I'm not voting for them", "So they're just using 'Produce 101' to increase their popularity before debut lol That's so shady. It means they had it all planned out before they went on 'Produce 101'."
Rookie group VARSITYwill be coming back soon!
The boys will be putting their cuteness and loveliness to the max with their second single, "Hole in One". They had a strong, intense image with their debut song, and now they're going for a complete concept change with this boyfriend-theme.
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"Hole in One" is a trendy hip hop song with a sophisticated beat, fancy rap, and colorful vocals. It will be out on April 28!
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'Pastor Park', the father of a famous girl group member, has been caught for investment fraud.
He set up an 'economy research center' within a church and collected over 20 billion KRW (approximately 17.5 million USD) from about 150 people from January 2010 to August 2016. He told them it was the will of God, and that they may be punished if they did not pay. He used other people's investments to pay off the older investors, and if he received complaints about late payments, he would use his daughter to say, "My daughter is a famous celebrity. Do you think I would commit fraud?" He also used the money to buy expensive cars for executive staff of the team.
Girl group member 'J' has been revealed to be the victim of a fraud case.
According to The Fact, 'J', a main singer in a currently popular girl group, invested 200 million KRW (approximately 175,000 USD) in a concert investment company by a 'Kim'. However, 'Kim' disappeared without a trace on the April 6, leaving 8 victims with a total loss of 1.7 billion KRW (approximately 1.5 million USD). The police estimate a total loss of 12 billion KRW (10.5 million USD) when accounting for cases that have not been reported yet.