As in Konglish
, meaning the literal act of dying due to lack
(especially in a car or restroom).
will leave windows open even in the dead of winter to avoid the ugly specter
of fan death. Ironically, when they go through tunnels they close the windows, selecting the lesser of two evils.
The Korean government
has statistics for the number of fan deaths
that occur each year. Some theories posit that these deaths
are actually the result of domestic violence, which the government