The Biggest Broadcast Violation Disaster In Korean History

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The Biggest Broadcast Violation Disaster In Korean History
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The Biggest Broadcast Violation Disaster In Korean History

On July 30, 2005, a Korean punk band called RUX caused one of the largest scandals in Korean broadcast history.

The broadcast accident happened on MBC when Rux was invited to perform on a now defunct, LIVE music show called Music Camp.

The punk band started performing their song From Here To The End and everything was fine at first.

As the band performed, their invited guests also came on stage and started rocking to the music on stage.

Disaster struck when two of the guests who came on stage started undressing live on camera.

'Battleship Island' lands the largest premiere audience in Korean film history
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'Battleship Island' lands the largest premiere audience in Korean film history

Historical action film 'Battleship Island' has finally premiered, raking in a massive audience and snagging first place in the box office! Not only that, the film has set a new record in Korean film production history!

The film earned a whopping 97,000 viewers on opening day, and this is the first time a film has gathered close to 100,000 viewers on premiere night within Korea. 'Battleship Island' is a retelling of the slaves within the historical labor camps at Hashima Island in Japan. Additionally, the film earned a lot of spotlight for it's star studded cast including Song Joong Ki, So Ji Sub and Lee Jung Hyun. 

Defector to South Korea and Celebrity, Im Ji-hyun, Reappears on North Korean Broadcast
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Defector to South Korea and Celebrity, Im Ji-hyun, Reappears on North Korean Broadcast

The media is a dangerous playground for those choosing to enter its grasp. As fans of K-pop, we are familiar with how manipulative the media can be in influencing an objective point of view. Scandals are rampant in the news, and truths are often perverted out of shape. The idols we love to watch are often performing an ideal public image and we barely get to see their true selves.

Even with these supposedly frivolous entertainment news, we are faced with the complexities of media construction. When international politics gets thrown into the mix, we see how the world of entertainment and the media have far more puppeteers pulling the strings than are visible onscreen.

Song Hye Kyo continues to spread awareness of Korean history for National Liberation Day of Korea through free pamphlets
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Song Hye Kyo continues to spread awareness of Korean history for National Liberation Day of Korea through free pamphlets

August 15 marks the celebration of National Liberation Day of Korea, and actress Song Hye Kyo has once again stepped up to commemorate the holiday meaningfully by spreading awareness of Korean history throughout the globe.

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This time, Song Hye Kyo and professor Seo Kyung Duk of Sungshin Women's University donated 10,000 pamphlets with the theme, 'Learning Our History from Overseas - Kyoto Version', to the city of Kyoto, Japan. The pamphlet, containing both Korean and Japanese, introduces readers to numerous Korean historical monuments located in the city of Kyoto.

These Robots Are Becoming A Part Of Korean Peoples Everyday Lives
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These Robots Are Becoming A Part Of Korean Peoples Everyday Lives

As technology becomes more and more advanced, living your everyday life becomes simpler, and this new robot is exactly the reason why.

Welcome to the 21st century world where all of the advancements in technology are created for all human beings to easily enjoy, and the latest inventions are all making life just a little easier.

The world has been experiencing many changes that greatly benefit peoples every day lives and the companies LG, Samsung, and Hyundai were some of the major players that created electronic devices that did just that; however, there is a new name on the block, and they may be reshaping how we live our lives in ways youd never imagine.