125 // ChatGPT’s opinions on Adoption?!

Episode Summary: In this week’s episode of your favorite Korean Adoptee podcast, the Janchi Boys sit down and catch up! Patrick went to the Grand Canyon and KJ talks about how ChatGPT can democratize the written word (much like Canva democratized design). It’s a good one, and we’re very grateful to our robot overlords for keeping us alive. Beep boop boop.Later, we try Gugën’s Garlic Butter Pretzels…why is this flavor so violent?! —// Support the Show!Online at janchishow.comSupport the show at janchishow.com/supportFacebook, Twitter, and Instagram: @janchishowJoin our Group! janchishow.com/afterpartyWatch our Youtube VideosLeave a voicemail! 972-677-8867The Janchi Show Quick BioWe’re three Korean Adoptees spread out around America and each of us are at different stages in life. We’ll talk about the Korean adoptee experience from our perspectives and learn more about our shared culture, usually with food. And it won’t just be [...]
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124 // Joy Ride trailer reactions + adoptee representation in media

In this week’s episode of your favorite Korean Adoptee podcast, the Janchi Boys sit down to talk about the first trailer for Joy Ride, a film that features an adoptee storyline (very prominently). We breakdown and unpack the trailer and share our initial reactions and thoughts to what we saw. We also get into Asian American representation in media and where the adoptee story fits into that, and how two things can be true at once.Later we try a snack I think. I can’t remember, tbh. LOL!ResourcesJoy Ride TrailerChange the Game by Colin Kaepernick// Support the Show!Online at janchishow.comSupport the show at janchishow.com/supportFacebook, Twitter, and Instagram: @janchishowJoin our Group! janchishow.com/afterpartyWatch our Youtube VideosLeave a voicemail! 972-677-8867The Janchi Show Quick BioWe’re three Korean Adoptees spread out around America and each of us are at different stages in life. We’ll talk about [...]
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123 // Live on Instagram!

In this week’s episode of your favorite Korean Adoptee podcast, the Janchi Boys go LIVE ON INSTAGRAM with BIG NEWS! Also we try a chinese snack…WHY IS THERE A PIT IN THIS. [...]
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121 // Unlearning, myth-making and doom-scrolling

In this week’s episode of your favorite Korean Adoptee podcast, the Janchi Boys sit down and talk about things we’ve unlearned on our journey thus far. We also chat about how our adoption stories are a part of myth-making, and what happens when the myth gets debunked.Later, we try a drink called “Jeju Hallabong Sparkling”…who made this again?!ResourcesOur drink: Jeju Hallabong Sparkling This episode was released on March 1, 2023. Learn more about the March 1st Movement and its significance to Korean history.—// Support the Show!Online at janchishow.comSupport the show at janchishow.com/supportFacebook, Twitter, and Instagram: @janchishowJoin our Group! janchishow.com/afterpartyWatch our Youtube VideosLeave a voicemail! 972-677-8867The Janchi Show Quick BioWe’re three Korean Adoptees spread out around America and each of us are at different stages in life. We’ll talk about the Korean adoptee experience from our perspectives and learn more about our [...]
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118 // Unpacking anger and safes spaces

In this week’s episode of your favorite Korean Adoptee podcast, the Janchi Boys sit down and talk about anger, rage, and how things have changed over the years since we started the show. We also get into safe spaces when we were younger (if there were any), and whether or not they’re the same as adults. [...]
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117 // We’re Still Here (pt 117)

In this week’s episode of your favorite Korean Adoptee podcast, the Janchi Boys sit down with themselves and talk about STUFF. Like….how to talk to people and how they think about being adopted. Later, we get into another Orion snack. It’s got peanuts….but is it actually birdseed?? [...]
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115 // We’re back, babyyyyyyyyy pt. 2: 2023 Edition

In this week’s episode of your favorite Korean Adoptee podcast, the Janchi Boys aka Your New Best Friends, sit down for the first time in a long time to talk a lot about everything. Seriously though, KJ, Nathan, and Patrick catch up after nearly two months, talk about the apocalypse some more, and intentionally placing themselves in Korean spaces this year. Later, they try a treat and Patrick has Oreos. It’s great. PS: Stick around for a fun surprise at the end. Maybe. Probably. Idk. [...]
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114 // A Holiday Spectacular

In this week’s episode of your favorite Korean Adoptee podcast, the Janchi Boys say ‘peace out 2022’ and chat about de-centering Christmas, what colors are typical for December holidays, and look ahead to what might await us in 2023! Also, we’re taking a break for a bit until the new year.. ALSO we jump into a snack—do Earl Grey and grapefruit go together? [...]
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112 // Holy Conversation, Batman!

In this week’s episode of your favorite Korean Adoptee podcast, the Janchi Boys sit down and talk about K.J.’s current deconstruction journey. They dive into religion, their respective relationships with it growing up and now, and what that looks like to be passed on to further generations. Later, they try a cheesy, chocolatey treat. Is it good? Or is it something else entirely?! [...]
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