4/14/13

Kakao Story character in blackface

Kakao Story is a popular app made by Kakao Talk (a wildly popular instant messaging system in South Korea). Scrolling through my Kakao Talk updates, I came across the following and figured out how to snap a photo of it.

* Today is "Black Day" in Korea. That's the day that people who didn't celebrate "White Day" on February 14 (when women give men gifts) or "Valentine's Day" on March 14 (when men give women gifts) eat black noddles to mark their loneliness.
I suspect the NAACP would not be amused by this Kakao Talk character--CJL