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Olympic torch logo bears striking resemblance to popular K-pop idol

Olympic torch logo bears striking resemblance to popular K-pop idol

His name can even be translated as ‘torch’.

It was recently announced that BTS‘S Jin would act as a torchbearer for the 2024 Summer Olympics in Paris.

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Jin from BTS | TenAsia

As the news circulated on social media, netizens not only expressed their excitement for Jin, but also noted that the logo resembled something other than a torch. Many felt that it resembled a woman with a stylish bob. The tweet below went viral with 982,000 views at the time of writing.

Still, some felt the logo looked a lot like an iconic K-Pop idol: ATEEZ‘S SeonghwaMany K-Pop fans noticed the striking similarities as he currently sports a bob.

One of them even noted that Seonghwa means “torch.” His name also means “torch.” “to be a star.”

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It’s an ongoing joke that Seonghwa is the Olympic torch. Now it’s true!

Coincidence? We don’t think so!

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