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The Next Generation All Good Things come to an end...but not here.

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Old September 30 2012, 02:29 PM   #1
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Oppa Klingon Style

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Old October 3 2012, 01:30 AM   #2
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Old October 3 2012, 01:09 PM   #3
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What is "Oppa"?
Or do I not want to know?
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Old October 4 2012, 12:08 PM   #4
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Re: Oppa Klingon Style

Hi Forbin, not sure whether you’re asking about “Oppa” specifically or Oppa Gangnam Style, so I’ll talk about both.

Oppa Klingon Style is a parody of Oppa Gangnam Style, a music video by the singer PSY in the Korean “K-pop” genre, which combines other music genres such as techno, “electropop” (uses a synthesizer), and hip-hip. I don’t see what the fuss is about, but I thought the parody was cute and I thought some members of the trekbbs might want to know about it.

Re “Oppa” specifically, a few websites translate it as “Big brother.” In this particular video, the singer apparently uses the term to refer to himself.

Live and learn, right?
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Old October 4 2012, 12:47 PM   #5
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Ah. Thanks. I'm enlightened.
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