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CBS Daytme Renewed

The CBS network announced earlier today that everything daytime is coming back for the 2019-2020 season.

Wednesday, July 3, 2019

Y&R: Six Random Thoughts for July 2019

Below are six random thoughts I am having about "The Young and the Restless" this is through the episodes prior to the 4th of July.

Tuesday, July 2, 2019

Thoughts about "Hollyoaks" - June 2019

Below are my thoughts on June 2019's "Hollyoaks" - this is not sequential.

Monday, July 1, 2019

Saturday, June 29, 2019

Books about: "Role of a Lifetime"

One of my hobbies is having books about television, movies, and theater, etc. "Role of a Lifetime": four professional actors and how they built their careers by Robert Simonson was published by Backstage Books in 1999. Below will be a bit about the non-fiction book, and what was in it.

Friday, June 28, 2019

Thursday, June 27, 2019

Independence Day Preemptions 2019

Since Thursday, July 4th, 2019 is a holiday, television viewing will be influenced. Below is what is and isn't on for the week.

Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Days: Sarah and Rex Marry

On Monday, June 25, 2019, Sarah (Linsey Godfrey) and Rex (Kyle Lowder) got married on "Days of Our Lives". Below are my thoughts.

Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Days: Inside Salem Days of Our Lives Podcast Episode 18

The eighteenth episode of "Inside Salem Days of Our Lives" podcast aired recently. Below are my thoughts.

Monday, June 24, 2019

B&B: Emma is Dead

In yet another stall tactic, Emma Barber (Nia Sioux) was killed in a car accident caused by Thomas on the Pacific Coast Highway on "The Bold and the Beautiful" below are my thoughts on this development.

Friday, June 21, 2019

Days: Will & Sonny Wed - Caroline is Dead

This past week on "Days of Our Lives" Will (Chandler Massey) and Sonny (Freddie Smith) wed, while Caroline (Peggy McCay) died. Below are my thoughts.

Monday, June 17, 2019

Tuesday, June 11, 2019

Days: Inside Salem Days of Our Lives Podcast Episode 17

The seventeenth episode of "Inside Salem" Days of Our Lives podcast has aired. Below are my thoughts.

Monday, June 3, 2019

Days Pre-empted for French Open

NBC's French Open coverage in on Thursday, June 6, and Friday, June 7, 2019. "Days of Our Lives" won't be on for two days to show the major tennis event.

Sunday, June 2, 2019

Thoughts about "Hollyoaks" - May 2019

Below are my thoughts on May 2019's "Hollyoaks" - this is not sequential.

Saturday, June 1, 2019

Tuesday, May 28, 2019

Days: Inside Salem Days of Our Lives Podcast Episode 16

The sixteenth episode of "Inside Salem: Days of Our Lives" podcast premiered on Monday on the NBC website. Below are my thoughts.

Thursday, May 23, 2019

GH: Nurses Ball 2019

The Nurses Ball on "General Hospital" was four episodes in 2019: May 17, 20, 21, 22. Below is a summary and my thoughts (only sequenced by day, but not in exact order).

Monday, May 20, 2019

Y&R: Mia & Arturo Leave Genoa City

Mia and Arturo's time in Genoa City came to the end as the on-and-off couple left town on "The Young and the Restless". Below are my thoughts.

Friday, May 17, 2019

B&B: Katie and Bill Engaged Again

On "The Bold and the Beautiful" Katie (Heather Tom) said yes to Bill's (Don Diamont) proposal after being twice divorced and being married to others. Below are my thoughts.

Thursday, May 16, 2019

Days: Election Results

"Days of Our Lives" election story has ended and a mayor has been decided. Below are my thoughts on this plot.

Monday, May 13, 2019

Days: Inside Salem the Days of Our Lives Podcast Episode 15

The fifteenth episode of "Inside Salem: Days of Our Lives" podcast premiered on Monday on the NBC website. Below are my thoughts.

Saturday, May 4, 2019

GH: Oscar's Death

This week, Oscar (Garren Stitt) succumbed to the cancerous tumor in his brain. Below are my thoughts about the story on "General Hospital".

Thursday, May 2, 2019

Thoughts about "Hollyoaks" - April 2019

Below are my thoughts on April 2019's "Hollyoaks" - this is not sequential.

Wednesday, May 1, 2019

Tuesday, April 30, 2019

CBS Daytme Renewed

The CBS network announced earlier today that everything daytime is coming back for the 2019-2020 season.

Monday, April 29, 2019

Y&R: Kristoff St. John's Death and Neil Winters' Memorial

I've been holding off writing this as I was shocked and saddened over Kristoff St. John's death on February 3, 2019. I was sitting at work, and opened my "home page", and it was one of the headlines. Without knowing who it was, I said to myself, "please not Kristoff", and it was. That day wasn't one where I could focus on my work for obvious reasons.

Days: Inside Salem the Days of Our Lives Podcast Episode 14

The fourteenth episode of Inside Salem premiered this past weekend. Below are my thoughts.

Saturday, April 27, 2019

Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Daytime Emmys 2019 - More Pre-Broadcast feelings

This year for us daytime hobbyists, we aren't getting reels. It is extremely disappointing. Variety did a LONG article with NATAS about it. Below are my thoughts.

Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Days: Inside Salem the Days of Our Lives Podcast Episode 13

The thirteenth episode of Inside Salem premiered this past weekend. Below are my thoughts.

Tuesday, April 16, 2019

GH: Preempted April 15, 2019

General Hospital was preempted in the US on Monday, April 15, 2019 for breaking news about the fire at Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris, France. In Canada, the episode aired, so they preempted it on Tuesday, and the US showed the originally scheduled Monday episode on Tuesday.

Monday, April 15, 2019

Days: Double Weddings

On Monday, April 15, 2019, "Days of Our Lives" aired two weddings, below are my thoughts. 

Sunday, April 7, 2019

GH: Lulu and Dante End Again

Dante (Dominic Zamprogna) was back for much of March, but the character departed General Hospital again, below are my thoughts.

Saturday, April 6, 2019

GH: Nurses Ball Collection

There is a new ABC.com "General Hospital" set posted. Below are my thoughts.

Thursday, April 4, 2019

Days: Inside Salem Podast Episode 12

The twelfth episode of Inside Salem premiered this past weekend. Below are my thoughts.

Wednesday, April 3, 2019

Thoughts about "The Doctors" - September 1977

Another month of episodes of "The Doctors" has aired on RetroTV. Below are my thoughts on what has aired in September 1977.

Tuesday, April 2, 2019

GH: 56th Anniversary Episode

General Hospital celebrated its 56th anniversary, below are my thoughts on the episode.

Thoughts about "Hollyoaks" - March 2019

Below are my thoughts on March 2019's "Hollyoaks" - this is not sequential.

Monday, April 1, 2019

Sunday, March 31, 2019

Friday, March 29, 2019

Y&R: Six Random Thoughts

With the regime change (Mal Young out), Josh Griffith back in at "The Young and the Restless", I wanted to do a random thoughts post.

Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Days: Marlena Poisoned (Near Death Story)

Days of our Lives did another near death story for Marlena (Deidre Hall) below are my thoughts.

Saturday, March 23, 2019

GH: Ryan's regin of terror over for now

Ryan (Jon Lindstrom) was finally discovered on "General Hospital" below are my thoughts.

Wednesday, March 20, 2019

Thoughts on Daytime Emmy Nominations 2019

On Wednesday, March 20, 2018 Emmyonline.com posted the 46th annual drama performer nominations. The winners again will be decided based on who got the most votes during prenominations. Major categories were announced on "The Talk", which got eight nominations. Below is the list and my thoughts on those who were included this year.

Tuesday, March 19, 2019

B&B: Caroline is Dead

"The Bold and the Beautiful" decided to kill off Caroline (Linsey Godfrey), while she lived in NYC though in the real world Linsey is on "Days of Our Lives". Below are my thoughts.

Sunday, March 17, 2019

NCAA Basketball Preemptions on CBS

The Bold and the Beautiful and The Young and the Restless won't be seen on March 21 and 22, 2019 for March Madness NCAA basketball.

Saturday, March 16, 2019

Tuesday, March 12, 2019

Thoughts about "The Doctors" July & August 1977

Another two month's worth of episodes of "The Doctors" has aired on RetroTV. Below are my thoughts on what has aired in July and August 1977.

Sunday, March 3, 2019

Saturday, March 2, 2019

Thoughts about "Hollyoaks" - February 2019

Below are my thoughts on February 2019's "Hollyoaks" - this is not sequential.

Friday, March 1, 2019

Thursday, February 28, 2019

Wednesday, February 27, 2019

Soap Opera Preemptions: February 27, 2019

Today there was a special hearing with Michael Cohen, which aired on television instead of the US soaps. Below is what was and wasn't on screen.

Thursday, February 21, 2019

Days: Chad and Abby Remarry and Move Away

Days of Our Lives said goodbye to Chad (Billy Flynn) and Abby (Kate Mansi) as the characters reunited and moved to Paris with their children. Below are my thoughts.

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

Y&R: Melody Thomas Scott's 40th Anniversary

In honor of Melody Thomas Scott playing Nikki Reed Newman (with many names in between), for forty years, "The Young and the Restless" did a special episode in her honor on February 20, 2019. Below are my thoughts.

Monday, February 18, 2019

Thursday, February 14, 2019

B&B: Thorne Leaves LA & Katie

Katie (Heather Tom) on "The Bold and the Beautiful" had an awful Valentine's Day as her husband Thorne (Ingo Rademacher) told her he wanted an annulment.

Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Days: Suing Sony

In very odd soap opera news, Ken Corday is suing Sony for mistreatment of "Days of Our Lives" and how it was treated unfairly compared to "The Young and the Restless".

Monday, February 11, 2019

Thoughts about "The Doctors" - June 1977

Another month's worth of episodes of "The Doctors" has aired on RetroTV. Below are my thoughts on what has aired for the month of June 1977.

Sunday, February 3, 2019

Thoughts about "The Doctors" - May 1977

Another month's worth of episodes of "The Doctors" has aired on RetroTV. Below are my thoughts on what has aired for the month of May 1977.

Days: Inside Salem "The Days of Our Lives" Podcast Episode 8

The eighth episode of Inside Salem premiered this weekend. Below are my thoughts.

Saturday, February 2, 2019

Thoughts about "Hollyoaks" - January 2019

Below are my thoughts on January 2019's "Hollyoaks" - this is not sequential.

Friday, February 1, 2019

Thursday, January 31, 2019

Saturday, January 26, 2019

B&B: Baby Beth and the 8000 episode

The Bold and the Beautiful celebrated the 8000th episode in January 2019. This included the main story of Beth's birth. Below are my thoughts.

Thursday, January 24, 2019

Thoughts about Daytime Emmy Pre-nominations 2019

On Thursday, January 24, 2019 Emmyonline.com posted the 46th annual drama performer pre-nominations. The final nominees will be announced on Wednesday, March 20, 2019. The winners again will be decided based on who got the most votes during this round. Below is the list and my thoughts on those who were included this year.

Monday, January 21, 2019

Thoughts about "The Doctors" - April 1977

Another month's worth of episodes of "The Doctors" has aired on RetroTV. Below are my thoughts on what has aired for the month of April 1977.

Saturday, January 19, 2019

Thursday, January 17, 2019

Likes & Yikes 2018

Likes and Yikes are my year in review in US daytime. This has taken me so long to write that this will be about all four of the soaps: "The Bold and the Beautiful", "Days of Our Lives", "General Hospital", and "The Young and the Restless".

Monday, January 14, 2019

Soaps Streaming on IMDb FreeDive

IMDb has a new ad supported free streaming service that launched this month. Below are my thoughts.

Tuesday, January 8, 2019

Days Renewed for 55th Season

Today (January 8, 2019), the news was announced by NBC that "Days of Our Lives" is continuing. Below are some links about it.

Sunday, January 6, 2019

Thoughts about "The Doctors" - March 1977

Another month's worth of episodes of "The Doctors" has aired on RetroTV. Below are my thoughts on what has aired for the month of March 1977.

Saturday, January 5, 2019

Thursday, January 3, 2019

New Year's Eve in Soapland 2018 to 2019

Below are quick write-ups about how the US soaps began 2019 and ended 2018, or rather what happened on New Year's Eve.

Wednesday, January 2, 2019

Thoughts about "Hollyoaks" - December 2018

Below are my thoughts on December 2018's "Hollyoaks" - this is not sequential.

Tuesday, January 1, 2019