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Dear Tiffany, What Does It Mean to be ‘Korean Enough’?

In pretty much every K-pop group, there is the designated One From America.

Do you think they even know what that is?



You Quiz on the Block

Eh, to hell with it

Am I doing this right? What am I missing? How much will Koreans judge me and think I’m a screwup for not knowing how to make kimchi? Am I not Korean enough?

Does it matter if I’m doing this “wrong”? What does “wrong” even mean? And, if there is a “wrong” way to make kimchi and I’m doing it wrong, so what?