Deep Soap: Soaps Serve Up A Holiday Treat

Friday was an anxious day for anyone who covers daytime. The day before Thanksgiving brought the news that Prospect Park was abandoning plans to continue “All My Children” and “One Life to Live” online. Would the ultimate news dump day, the last weekday before a three-day Christmas weekend, bring something equally terrible? Fortunately the answer […]

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‘All My Children’ Gets A Five Star Send Off

“All My Children” Commemorated With Book & TV Special This is going to be a tough two weeks for “All My Children” fans. With reports that production company Prospect Park may be putting its plans to continue the show on the internet on hold, there is a possibility that the show’s September 23rd ABC finale […]

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‘General Hospital’ Takes A Strange Path to A Tragic Accident

“General Hospital’s” Weird Week Thursday, East Coast “General Hospital” fans screams intermingled with those of NCAA basketball fans who picked wrong in their tournament pool as the heavily promoted episode in which little Jake gets hit by a car was interrupted by a presidential press conference. As I would rank informing Americans about whether dangerous […]

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General Hospital’s Sonny & Brenda Finally Get Married

GH’s Marital Bliss Okay, “General Hospital“, you got me. Three days into Sonny (Maurice Benard) and Brenda’s (Vanessa Marcil Giovinazzo) wedding and I am hooked. The writers threw in everything but the kitchen sink: confessions, threats, heartfelt speeches, an evil lair inside a cave. It’s ludicrous and over the top, but it is damn entertaining. […]

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