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Episode 45: Hey, Baby!

http://media.blubrry.com/koreaunderground/p/www.korea-underground.com/ku/baby.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSWhat’s it like having a baby in South Korea? We welcome Teresa back and talk about the whole birth experience. We discuss a little about some traditions and beliefs around childbirth, pre-natal care and then after the baby is born. How are the …

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Episode 039: Terrible 2s

http://media.blubrry.com/koreaunderground/p/korea-underground.com/ku/terrible.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSIn this episode Steve and Teresa kick back, go off script and discus the show, life, and anything else that comes up. It’s a free-for-all in this second anniversary show. Thanks to all of you who’ve kept listening to the show and welcome …

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Episode 037 – What’s Up, Doc?

http://media.blubrry.com/koreaunderground/p/korea-underground.com/ku/doc.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSUpon the suggestion of a listener, Steve and Teresa delve deep into the topic of Korea’s National Health Insurance system. Is it any good? How does it compare to other Western countries? What are the strengths and weaknesses? And in a first for …

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Episode 035 – Takin’ Care Of Business – Show Notes

Here’s the article about Korea’s productivity woes that Dan and Steve discussed. Seven Reasons Why Korea Has the Worst Productivity in the OECD Dan brought us some new Korean terms in his Cunning Linguist section. 네 알겠습니다 – yes, of course!  (the only answer to every question) 팀장님 – team leader 지금 하겠습니다 – yes, …

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Episode 033 – Wrappin’ It Up

http://media.blubrry.com/koreaunderground/p/korea-underground.com/ku/wrap.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSIn the final episode of the year Teresa and Steve talk about their highs and lows of 2015, some big news items, and our Christmas traditions. We’ll see you all back in 2016! Have a great holiday and thanks everyone for a great …

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Episode 028 – You Don’t Know Jeong! Show Notes

Lots of things were covered in this episode. Below is the list of resources I used for Jeong, Han, and Nunchi. Jeong (정) Jeong in Clinical Psychology Eugene’s Blog on Jung and Han Blog from Rj Koehler A blog making the case that Jeong is not real Han (한) Scott In Exile Nunchi Korcan50years.com UsnKorea.net …

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Episode 026 – K-Poppin’ Part 1

http://media.blubrry.com/koreaunderground/p/korea-underground.com/ku/kpoppinpt1.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSIn this episode Steve and Teresa sit down with special guest Eugene, from the podcast Cafe Seoul and talk all about the K-Pop industry, as well as a few tangents. We had so much fun with Eugene that we had split it into two parts. …

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ESLROK.com

Recently the show partnered up with a new website, ESLROK.com. Their goal is to be a place for both job seekers and employers, where you can post resumes for free, and join a community to get information about living and teaching in Korea. So if you are looking for a job, looking to hire someone …

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Episode 024: Down with the Cool Kids

http://media.blubrry.com/koreaunderground/p/korea-underground.com/ku/cool.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSIn this episode Teresa tells us all about some of the popular phrases you can toss out with your Korean friends to look cool. Also how to take more stylish selfies. Lots of announcements at the top of the show. Plus, new music from Riot Kidz. …

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