BTS Fans Urge HYBE To Respect Jimin, Shut Down Controversial “Nickname” 

BTS fans are calling for HYBE to respect Jimin, following the release of a behind-the-scenes video. Jimin | @FILA_Korea/Twitter Today, BTS’s BANGTANTV YouTube channel uploaded a new “EPISODE” from the 76th United Nations General Assembly (UNGA). In September, BTS attended the event as speakers and special presidential envoys for President Moon Jae In. BTS | BANGTANTV/YouTube A subtitle in the video is now causing a stir among both K-ARMY (BTS’s Korean fans) and I-ARMY (BTS’s international fans). In this scene, the nickname “Chicken Jimin” (“닭지민” or “Dalg Jimin“) was included. While it’s not uncommon for HYBE to use BTS’s nicknames in subtitles, this particular nickname has unpleasant origins. Jimin’s anti-fans have been known to use “Chicken Jimin” to disparage the star online. Sorry to being drama to your tl, but this is outrageous. K-PJMs are furious about this, and rightfully so.Instead of putting '박지민' (P@rk J1m1n) in the subtitles, HYBE put '닭지민' instead which basically means ch1cken J1m1n and is used in really horrid anti blogs against him. https://t.co/jEeoGpUBti — hourly jimin (@hourlyjimin) October 28, 2021 Apparently on the new Bangtan Bomb, the subtitles in Korean provided by HYBE put in the subtittles instead of

BTS Fans Urge HYBE To Respect Jimin, Shut Down Controversial “Nickname” 

BTS fans are calling for HYBE to respect Jimin, following the release of a behind-the-scenes video.

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Jimin | @FILA_Korea/Twitter

Today, BTS’s BANGTANTV YouTube channel uploaded a new “EPISODE” from the 76th United Nations General Assembly (UNGA). In September, BTS attended the event as speakers and special presidential envoys for President Moon Jae In.

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A subtitle in the video is now causing a stir among both K-ARMY (BTS’s Korean fans) and I-ARMY (BTS’s international fans). In this scene, the nickname “Chicken Jimin” (닭지민” or “Dalg Jimin“) was included.

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While it’s not uncommon for HYBE to use BTS’s nicknames in subtitles, this particular nickname has unpleasant origins. Jimin’s anti-fans have been known to use “Chicken Jimin” to disparage the star online.