“Boys Over Flowers” and the Evolution of Personal Taste

When I was in high school, I discovered¬†Boys Over Flowers when Netflix suggested it to me as a show with a “Strong Female Lead.” I thought it looked really good, so I started watching it and soon convinced my sister to watch it with me. We were absolutely¬†hooked. We even promised that neither one of us would watch ahead, even though we weren’t able to keep it.¬†I still remember the scene where Jan-Di speaks to a fortune teller and discovers that she is on the island with her soul-mate and her future husband because I was shipping her with the best friend so hard. (more…)