Author Arkayla Napper ( very very very first line, center) pictured with buddies.
Annyeong Chingoos! Just what Is a Koreaboo and just how Did You Know If You're One?
Tiny Disclaimer: Please be embarrassed to donвЂ™t listen to K-Pop. There's nothing incorrect along with it. We have to be rid with this stigma that is attached with playing K-Pop.
To begin with, what exactly is a вЂњKoreabooвЂќ (K-Boo)? Contributors from Urban Dictionary describe a Koreaboo as вЂњsomeone that is enthusiastic about Korean tradition a great deal they denounce their very own culture and call by themselves Korean.вЂќ Yes, there are non-Korean people out here that are claiming by by themselves as Korean. Individuals have even means of making their eyes into monolids * making use of вЂњnon-toxicвЂќ glue. But, Koreaboo has additionally become an insult.
To tell the truth, whenever individuals started initially to phone me a Koreaboo, it utilized to really harm my emotions a little. It hurt because individuals had been making enjoyable of one thing that really made me pleased. In addition knew that individuals were utilizing the phrase incorrect and their definitions had been one thing I was not that I knew. Therefore, we hid the very fact it as well that I listened to K-Pop from other people except those who listened to.