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Must See TV: KNOTS LANDING Vet Rocks Daytime!

Fans of primetime soaps remember Donna Mills as the scheme queen of the cul-de-sac that was KNOTS LANDING. And this week, Mills will be joining GENERAL HOSPITAL in a hush-hush role the soap’s headwriter Ron Carlivati wrote with her in mind. So who will she be playing? We haven’t a clue… but you can bet
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THE VIEW Adieu: Watch Elisabeth Hasselbeck’s Unemotional and Awkward Farewell Here!

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Soap Fans Call Out Oprah!

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Talk about your ironic twists of fate: It looks as if soap operas — a genre Oprah Winfrey all but declared dead a while back — could be the key to saving her network. Hot on the heels of OWN (aka the Oprah Winfrey Network) doubling its order for the sexy sudser THE HAVES AND
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Soaps Just Say No… To Swearing

When axed soaps ALL MY CHILDREN and ONE LIFE TO LIVE were resurrected from the grave by the production company Prospect Park, one of the things they trumpeted was that unlike their broadcast brethren, the reboots would feature swearing.  And oh boy, did they!

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Today’s TV Addict Top 5: Reasons Why Fans Are All Atwitter About GENERAL HOSPITAL’s 50th Anniversary Episode

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Although it wound up airing a day after the official 50th anniversary, yesterday’s special episode of GENERAL HOSPITAL had fans — and the Twitterverse — buzzing. Why? Well, let’s look at just a few of the highlights!

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Happy Anniversary, GENERAL HOSPITAL!

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While your typical primetime drama is lucky to last long enough to air 50 episodes, the ABC sudser GENERAL HOSPITAL today will mark a truly epic milestone as it broadcasts its 12,785th. As our friend Richard M. Simms, executive editor of Soaps In Depth magazine says, “That’s 12, 302 more episodes than LAW & ORDER
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GENERAL HOSPITAL’s Top Scribe Speaks!

Over the past few months, GENERAL HOSPITAL fans have been rocked by one revelation after another, from Jason’s death to A.J.’s return… and of course, the moment when Duke ripped off that rubber mask to reveal that he was actually Faison in disguise. And the man who has been behind all of those shocking twists
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Sudsy Shocker: GENERAL HOSPITAL Super Spy Returns!

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When our pals over at Soaps In Depth tweeted on Friday that they’d spoken to Tristan Rogers, we suspected that there was something good coming down the pike. The only question was whether the daytime superstar would be returning to GENERAL HOSPITAL — where he played bad-guy busting, woman-wooing World Security Bureau agent Robert Xavier
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Daytime Emmy Nominations 2012: Let The Speculation Begin!

If you’re a soap fan — or follow folks on Twitter who are — you no-doubt know that this morning, the Daytime Emmy nominations came out. And as always during award season, the biggest buzz is not necessarily about who’ll win… but who didn’t make the cut. Certainly this year is no exception, with more
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GOOD MORNING AMERICA Gets Mashed!

It turns out everything’s better when done mash-up style… including commercials. Our favorite so far has to have been the downright brilliant ad used to advertise the release of COMMUNITY’s first season on DVD. But this week, a new challenger has stepped into the ring thanks to a celebrity-fuelled, catchy-as-all-get-out ad ABC’s been running for
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