Another K-Pop Idol falls—remembering Goo Hara

Another star has fallen too soon. You will not be forgotten, Goo Hara.   Goo Hara is now the second K-Pop idol in the past two months to take her own life, following her close friend Sulli. And we join those in mourning for her soul. It was last Sunday evening (November 24) when she […]

What Filipinos can learn from South Korea and Cyberbullying

Cyberbullying is a global and rampant societal issue. And the Philippines is no exception. Here are some things Filipinos can learn from South Korea about cyberbullying. 0800 What’s Up? After the news broke from South Korea about the death of K-Pop idol Sulli, a lot of her fans and most of South Korea mourned the […]

Would you live in an apartment someone died in?

It’s time to get spooky! Would you ever live in an apartment someone died in? Today we’ll talk about “Jiko Bukken”! In honor of the Halloween spirit, we thought it would be a nice change of pace to talk about something spooky. It’s not new information that Japan has a higher suicide rate than most […]

The Statement released by Avicii’s family, notes suicide.

Last April 20, Avicii’s death was all over the mainstream and local news. His untimely death was another strong blow to the music industry, and days after, a second statement issued by his family came out. On it, Tim Bergling, the Swedish EDM Producer/DJ is described to be “a fragile artistic soul that has continued […]