Deep Soap: Why Is ABC Daytime Airing Reruns?

Welcome to Budget Wednesday Today, ABC is going where daytime has never gone before: reruns. This is the first of its scheduled non-holiday repeats, though the Brendapalooza in August was clearly a dry run for the concept.  Budget cuts have forced the network to scale back the number of original episodes. Rumor has each show […]

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Deep Soap: Y&R’s Casual Sex Epidemic

Wham Bam Thank You Ma’am ‘The Young & The Restless‘ is turning into the daytime equivalent of the No Strings Attached section of Craigslist.  People are having meaningless hook ups all over the place. It’s neither a criticism nor a compliment, just an observation. Phyllis (Michelle Stafford) has made it quite clear that her relationship […]

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Deep Soap: Is Y&R’s Chance Really Dead?

Another Legacy Character Bites The Dust — Or Does He? ‘The Young & The Restless‘ appeared to kill off another young member of a core family Thursday.  As his mother Nina, (Tricia Cast)  and the two women who love him, Chloe (Elizabeth Hendrickson) and Heather (Eden Riegel) looked on, Chance (John Driscoll) was pronounced dead […]

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