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OLTL Recap: Wednesday, June 9, 2010

Wednesday, June 9, 2010 5:00 PM EDT
Wednesday, June 9, 2010 6:00 PM ET | By Scotty Gore(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "One Life to Live" Episode Recap - Wednesday, June 9, 2010. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Ford remains unresponsive in ICU while Markko remains in jail for his attempted murder. Hannah visits Ford and tells her unconscious ex that he got what he deserved. Langston tells John she’s the one who tried to kill Ford. A young stranger, James tells a nurse he wants to see Ford and reveals he is Ford’s brother. Marty questions Todd asking him to tell her honestly if he did or did not push her. Dorian is visited by Mrs. Rivera, who attacks Dorian as a mother and leaves Dorian shaken. Charlie comforts Dorian with a hug that leaves her surprisingly affected. On the Next One Life to Live...Langston makes a confession. David pays Viki a visit. Ford gets a visit from his brother."One Life to Live" airs Weekdays...

GH Recap: Wednesday, June 9, 2010

Wednesday, June 9, 2010 5:00 PM EDT
Wednesday, June 9, 2010 6:00 PM ET | By Angela Rosa(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "General Hospital" Episode Recap - Wednesday, June 9, 2010. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Michael realizes that Jason is going to attack Carter and begs him not to take the risk. Brook offers to be the go-between for Sonny and Dante. Lulu and Sonny run into each other, and Lulu makes it clear she will never forgive Sonny for shooting Dante. Lulu tells Dante that Brook has moved next door and is unnerved he is happy about the news. Dante assures Lulu of his love and they have sex. Brook knocks on Dante's door dripping wet in nothing but a towel. Nikolas decides to visit the island and tries to convince Ethan to help search the island, but Ethan refuses. Despite Tracy's worsening condition, Helena denies help. Tracy hallucinates. Elizabeth considers breaking her sons' trust to invest in the trial pharmaceutical company. After a...

AMC Recap: Wednesday, June 9, 2010

Wednesday, June 9, 2010 5:00 PM EDT
Wednesday, June 9, 2010 6:00 PM ET | By Angela Rosa(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "All My Children" Episode Recap - Wednesday, June 9, 2010. IT HAPPENED TODAY... A startled Liza gathers her clothes and Damon hides. A drunken Tad wants her to dance with him tomorrow at the wedding and Liza agrees. Once Tad is gone, Damon comes out of hiding and tells Liza he knows her plan was to have Colby catch them together. As a little insurance, he's snapped some photos of her but won't show them unless he has to. In cuffs at the bachelor party, David eggs on Jake, who hits him and both men are taken down to the station. Greenlee helps Amanda look for a missing wedding ring. With Ryan's help, the two are able to find it. Ryan and Greenlee share a moment and Ryan can't help but think of their adventures together. On the Next All My...

OLTL Recap: Tuesday, June 8, 2010

Tuesday, June 8, 2010 5:00 PM EDT
Tuesday, June 8, 2010 6:00 PM ET | By Scotty Gore(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "One Life to Live" Episode Recap - Tuesday, June 8, 2010. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Alone after the wedding, Bo and Nora agree that they would have married each other no matter what. Lindsay sends Bo and Nora a personalized license plate from Statesville. Gigi and Rex admit they still love each other. They agree to take things slow and start over. Brody reveals that he almost gave up on Jessica. He vows that he will always fight for her. Brody and Jessica make love. John wants a do-over with Natalie. He reads the letter of love she wrote to him. He insists that if she hadn’t put her love for him out there, he’d never have known. John and Natalie make love. Reed and Kelly try to make love but get distracted. Blair and Eli have a raucous lovemaking session. On the Next One...

GH Recap: Tuesday, June 8, 2010

Tuesday, June 8, 2010 5:00 PM EDT
Tuesday, June 8, 2010 6:00 PM ET | By Angela Rosa(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "General Hospital" Episode Recap - Tuesday, June 8, 2010. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Unable to fully describe the attack by Carter, Michael shuts down emotionally. Sam visits Jason who reveals his intent to kill Carter. Carly admits to Jax he should do everything in his power for Michael's release, even if it means putting Sonny behind bars. Sonny visits Michael and they discuss Kristina's anger toward Sonny. Kristina apologizes to Johnny for reacting negatively when he put his arm around her. She is still physically uncomfortable around men. Sam is concerned that Johnny may be using Kristina to hurt Sonny. Olivia encourages Sonny to seek help with abuse. Lulu discovers Brook moving in next door to Dante. Lulu and Dante have intimacy trouble. Dante attacks Sonny for trying to seduce Olivia. Patrick prepares a romantic farewell dinner for Robin before she heads...

AMC Recap: Tuesday, June 8, 2010

Tuesday, June 8, 2010 5:00 PM EDT
Tuesday, June 8, 2010 6:00 PM ET | By Angela Rosa(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "All My Children" Episode Recap - Tuesday, June 8, 2010. IT HAPPENED TODAY... A drunken Tad tells Jake he's mistreated a woman he cares about. Liza offers Jasmine a bonus if Colby catches her in bed with Damon. When Liza realizes that Jasmine's not going to get the job done she takes matters into her own hands. She flirts with Damon and tries to seduce him. Damon takes Liza home. Liza texts Colby to come on over and has Damon help her out of her dress but the plan backfires when there's a knock at the door and it's not Colby, but Tad. Jake and Amanda have trouble keeping their vow of celibacy until the wedding. David heads to the casino where Jake's bachelor party is taking place. After a dispute David punches Jake. Amanda and Greenlee crash the...

11 Love Lessons Learned from Watching Soaps

Tuesday, June 8, 2010 1:43 PM EDT
Tuesday, June 8, 2010 at 2:43 AM ET by Errol Lewis Photo: ABC(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- If you thought you couldn't learn anything about love while watching daytime soap operas, other than "Who's the Daddy?," Beliefnet.com's Hillary Fields has compiled a list of 11 love lessons learned while watching soaps."Soap operas are my big guilty pleasure," said Fields in her report. "Yes, the acting is melodramatic and the storylines are sometimes so over the top they make the plot twists on "Lost" look logical, but still, there's a lot you can learn from daytime dramas."1. Don't Keep Secrets EJ (James Scott,"Days of our Lives") needs to learn that.2. It's OK to Take a Chance on Love Chloe (Elizabeth Hendrickson, "The Young and the Restless"), you can take a Chance on Chance (John Driscoll).3. Respect Others' Personal Space Annie (Melissa Claire Egan, "All My Children") sure isn't respecting JR's (Jacob Young).4. Don't Make the Same...

Daytime is Strongest in Women 25-54 Demographic

Tuesday, June 8, 2010 12:45 PM EDT
Tuesday, June 8, 2010 at 3:45 PM ET by Errol Lewis Photo: Aaron Montgomery/JPI(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- While there is heavy emphasis on the all important Women 18-49 demographic, which is how most advertising inventory is sold for the daytime soaps, Soap Opera Network has found that daytime programs including "The View" and both editions of "The Price is Right" are in fact viewed in greater proportions by Women 25-54.(Editor's Note: Ratings data is based on Live+Same Day for the Week of May 24, 2010. Last weeks report was incorrectly labeled for said week, but was in fact for the Week of May 17, 2010).During the Week of May 24, 2010, CBS' "The Young and the Restless" not only dominated in Total Viewers, Households, and Women 18-49, the soap also had a strong hold in Women 25-54 with a 2.1/14 rating or 1.3 million Women 25-54 viewers, which was a loss of 9%...
Tuesday, June 8, 2010 at 2:30 AM ET by Scotty GorePhoto: Donna Svennevik/ABC(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- The former "One Life to Live" starlet makes an appearance on HBO's new series "Boardwalk Empire."  Set in Atlantic City during the Prohibition era of the 1920's, the show is directed by Academy Award winner Martin Scorsese and written by "The Sopranos" Emmy-Award winning scribe Terence Winter.  It is based on the Nelson Johnson book Boardwalk Empire: The Birth, High Times, and Corruption of Atlantic City. In the episode, which she taped back in the spring, Brier plays the legendary singer Sophie Tucker.  "I had a blast playing her, and am also planning to put together a stage show of her songbook in NYC and perform it sometime around the time my appearance airs on HBO," she comments on Facebook.    Brier played Marcie McBain on "One Life to Live" from 2002-09, and was nominated for a Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress...