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DryedMangoez commentary on various topics such as television, film, politics, controversies and more

Commentary/Review: “The New Eat Bulaga! Indonesia” an Unexpectedly Nostalgic Look at a Pre-Pandemic World
Commentary: The Early Success of the “Voltes V: Legacy” Trailer and What “Power Rangers” Could Possibly Learn From It
Happy New Year!
My 2022 K-Drama All-Stars
My Top 4! Pre-2022 Korean Dramas I Watched This Year
My Top 20 Favorite Korean Dramas of 2022!
My Top 15 Favorite OSTs of 2022!

I felt a bit of a K-drama slump this year, but there was no shortage of wonderful OSTs. To be honest, I made this separate list of favorite OSTs mainly because of my top two. But it was also great to come up with this list as it reminded me of some great series this year and their great music. The best OSTs are ones that capture and encapsulate what each series brings to life. So you’ll see those words quite often in this list. (lol)

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Top 50 of 2022 – My Favorite Songs of the Year!
Commentary: The Thai Adaptation of “Cherry Magic” and Why There’s Room for All

I am very much looking forward to the Thai adaptation of Cherry Magic starring Tay Tawan and New Thitipoom. For one, because they were the first Thai BL pairing I ever watched and followed. And seeing them reunited finally in a new project is very exciting. But also two, I watched (and enjoyed) the Japanese series adaptation of the manga a few years ago because it starred Eiji Akaso who I knew from Kamen Rider Build, one of my favorite seasons of that franchise.

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Appreciation: Happy 10th Anniversary to The Amazing Race Philippines!
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