33. The Seoul Patch Cancelled in North Korea!

Ryan and Jack talk about the Kim Jong-nam assassination at Kuala Lumpur International Airport in 2017. It’s a crazy story of espionage, palace intrigue, and murder. Give it a listen and let us know what you think: podcast@theseoulpatch.com. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Assassination_of_Kim_Jong-nam https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9Xca_uEBHd8 https://www.bbc.com/news/entertainment-arts-55940440 https://www.theguardian.com/world/2019/apr/01/how-north-korea-got-away-with-the-assassination-of-kim-jong-nam

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31. K-TV

In this week’s Patch, we’re a man down, but don’t fret because Kev and Jack are there to guide you through the enigmatic world of Korean television. The guys talk about some of the different popular television genres in Korea. They also discuss some of the programs they have enjoyed throughout the years. Let’s channel

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25. Kakao Friends

In this week’s episode, Kevin gives Ryan and Jack some background information about the behemoth SNS platform Kakao Talk. The guys discuss its many applications and some of its spinoff businesses. They all have a good time discussing the company, and Ryan is right there to offer some useful tips too. He’s even got a Kakao

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Bonus 01: Old Haunts

It’s time to twirl The Seoul Stache and give you a bonus episode! Today’s topic came straight from one of our listeners. We want to extend a heartfelt thanks to this listener for the support and encouragement. In this episode, Jack and Ryan discuss how certain hot spots in Korea have changed over the past

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20. Hell Joseon?

This week, the guys discuss some of the harsh realities young people are facing these days. Recent college grads have to contend with an extremely tough job market, an impossible real estate market, and high education costs if they decide to have children. The guys pull at a lot of threads as they carefully, or

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17. Geonbae!!!

In this week’s episode, we’re one man down. But Kev and Jack are there to hold down the fort. They discuss drinking in South Korea. Korea is pretty famous for its cheap, and fairly strong, liqueur called soju. Most who dare to imbibe this drink have spent a night or two praying to the porcelain

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7. Korean New Wave

In this episode, the guys discuss the prospect of facing a fourth wave of coronavirus here on the Korean peninsula. They provide some current stats regarding COVID-19 in Korea, and they talk about some of the ways they’ve been coping with the virus over the past 18 months. Remember to wash your hands!

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