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Blood Types in Korea: An Infographic

Ever been asked, “What’s your sign?” In Korea, you are more likely to be asked, “What’s your blood type?” Blood types in Korea could be looked at as the equivalent of zodiac signs in America.

Dom & Hyo has made our lives much easier by creating this helpful infographic that explains what personality traits are believed to be associated with each blood type. Apparently, blood type could also determine romantic compatibility!

Source: Dom & Hyo

Source: Dom & Hyo

Does this accurately describe you? Comment below!

Keep an eye out for a future post with Korean celebrities’ blood types to check for compatibility. I’m sure they’ll give us a chance!

Video: Evolution of K-Pop

Twenty years of K-Pop in eight minutes! Students from Wheaton College in Illinois put together this epic video, giving non-Korean students a taste of K-Pop from 1994-2014:

What have been your K-Pop favorites over the years?

2NE1’S CL Takes on Tradition for W Korea

Check out 2NE1’S “baddest female” CL modeling a modern take on Korea’s traditional wear, hanbok (한복), for an upcoming issue of W Korea. The concept is fittingly titled “The Queen”.

CL is currently preparing for her solo-debut in the U.S.

Source: W Korea

Source: W Korea

Source: W Korea

Source: W Korea

Source: W Korea

Source: W Korea

What has been your favorite CL-look over the years?

 

Source: W Korea