Tag Archives: The Grand Narrative

Recommended Reading – February 9th, 2012

Happy One Week Anniversary to Jin and Meisa! Also: Stellar make their comeback! NMB48 on the rise! Insights on otaku! And more!

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Recommended Reading – December 13th, 2011

AKB48 break more records! No, really! 2NE1 conquer MTV! Ayabie are coming to A-KON! And so much more!

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The Grand Narrative Courts Controversy, Declares SNSD Pre-Debut “Most Impressive Girl Group Dance Ever”

James Turnbull makes a bold statement, and chooses a bold performance to back it up. But is he correct? Or could there possibly be other contenders for this title?

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Recommended Reading – September 28th, 2011

Hyuna makes Billboard’s “21 Under 21”! Hallyu dominate the daily Oricon charts! And much more! Toda Erika and Shinoda Mariko discuss their friendship!

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Recommended Reading – August 22nd, 2011

AKB48’s Mariko Shinoda gets her own magazine! Hangry & Angry play with handcuffs! New Kpop group Stellar are a bunch of loonies! And so much more!

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Recommended Reading – August 17th, 2011

More scandals threaten the AKB franchise! A break-in at Johnny Kitagawa’s home! Berryz sales continue to plummet! And so much more!

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Recommended Reading – August 12th, 2011

Aya Hirano dropped by her agency! Korean rapper runs over a pig! 4minute gets a new fan club member! Aiba drama gets an exhibit! And so much more!

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Recommended Reading – August 8th, 2011

Rumors abound! Is Bakanishi clueless about being cut from a movie? Is Ayaya gonna get hitched? Is Gocchin upset with her label? Also: Not Yet open their online store, SMAP goes to China, and “charisma” is once again defined!

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Recommended Reading – August 4th, 2011

A busy day with post about Hyuna breaking the rules, S/mileage and SKE48 respectively threatening Morning Musume and AKB48, idols eating, eating idols, idol feed, eating idol feet, and so much more!

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The Grand Narrative Looks At Hyuna’s Bubble Pop

James looks at the latest hawtness in the Kpop world, bringing in Penthouse pets and double standards and other fun things into the mix! Ray sits back and enjoys the ride.

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