There was much hand-wringing over the future of soaps when All My Children and One Life to Live both got the ax. But it turns out your great-grandma's stories (and, who are we kidding, the only thing that gets you through a sick day) are enjoying an upswing in popularity.
Riff Raff will be infringing upon James Franco's territory with a hyped-up guest spot on a daytime soap. Just like Franco's stint on General Hospital, Riff Raff will be guest starring on One Life to Live playing a Miami art dealer named, wait for it: Jamie Franko.
As any soap fan knows, it's often hard to tell when a character is really dead. As a longtime All My Children fan, I've seen characters who were shot and later appeared as angels miraculously show up a decade later to stir up trouble in their lover's new relationship (often while pretending to be deceased, these…
I was pretty devastated when I heard that ABC was canceling two of its soap operas — I've watched All My Children for years. But today, as I was channel-surfing through the hell that is daytime television, I came upon a dramatic One Life To Live scene that made me realize cancellation makes sense. See, a talking dog…
In this week's compilation of pop culture crap, Stephen Colbert's interview with a vampire, Janice Dickinson is working those 12 steps, and TMI about Alex Trebek.
The final episodes of the ABC soaps will air in September 2011 and January 2012, respectively. Each has been on the air for around four decades.
2:42 p.m., ABC.
In this week's compilation of pop culture crap, we celebrate Real Housewives week on Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?, Snoop Dogg returns to One Life to Live, and vaginas make an appearance on Rachael Ray.
This week's multimedia compilation of pop culture crap features farts, F bombs, our friend Moe Tkacik, and a soap opera's homage to Grey Gardens, among things.
2:16pm EST on ABC's One Life To Live.
We have no idea how or why it happened, but Snoop Dogg made a cameo appearance on One Life to Live today, and even redid the show's theme song. (Maybe the higher ups at ABC are smoking the same thing Snoop is.) We're also not sure exactly what demographic Snoop is trying to reach out to here, but whatever the case, it…