How WATCH ABC Changes Will Affect Viewing of 'GH,' 'The View' and 'The Chew'; Shows Also on Hulu Plus

How WATCH ABC Changes Will Affect Viewing of ‘GH,’ ‘The View’ and ‘The Chew’; Shows Also on Hulu Plus



( — A look at what’s happening on “General Hospital” during the week of January 30, 2012.


On Monday, January 30, Jason and Sam both end up in need of medical attention. Circumstances continue to stand between Jason, Sam and the paternity results. Alexis and Shawn are of like minds on Tuesday, January 31. Spinelli agrees to be Maxie’s accomplice. A jealous Matt decides to take action but does Ewen still manage to get the better of him on Wednesday, February 1? Lulu bares witness to Maxie and Spinelli’s antics. Michael’s aptitude for business impresses. Robin and Mac have an important discussion. On Thursday, February 2, Olivia turns to Johnny for answers. Luke gets knocked out while Ethan and Cassandra continue to knock boots. Big drama unfolds at Wyndemere on Friday, February 3. Alexis and Diane get drunk at Jake’s. Diane ends up taking Mac home. Alexis gets surprising news.

The Inside Story: Seeds of Jealousy
Johnny and Carly get closer on Monday, January 30 – as Kate and Sonny struggle to get past their trust issues. Carly rips into Sonny for his recent actions. Shawn is affected when he overhears Carly’s call to Johnny. Kate has unexpected company during her business trip. How will Kate react to her surprise? Carly stops by Johnny’s garage. Olivia interrupts the pair. Carly and Johnny’s flirtation continues to agitate Shawn who gets some advice from Ewen. Sonny threatens someone close to Kate.

A Closer Look: Cop Shop
Luke and Lulu have a discussion about alcoholism. Lulu contemplates working a career that will put her in even closer proximity with Dante. On Tuesday, January 31, we get insight into Delores’ professional motivation. Ewen continues to assist with cracking the case of the assaults on the strippers. Delores is attacked. Lulu makes a decision about her future. Dante and Lulu make a shocking discovery.


  • Jason and Sam get important news.
  • Carly gets a bombshell from Kate.
  • Robin gets more news.
  • The Davis women come together.
  • Cameron surprises Elizabeth.

GH Recap: Thursday, January 26, 2012


( — “General Hospital” Episode Recap – Thursday, January 26, 2012.


Sonny gets a visit from Anthony Zacchara. More drama unfolds between the rival families.

Jason and Michael take off just as Ronnie and Delores arrive. Delores is doubtful about the stripper case.

Alexis gets hormonal over being a “grandmother,” and Sam finds little comfort. Jason pulls Sam into his arms.

Luke pays Tracy a visit at the Quartermaine Mansion, and Edward gets a word in.

On the Next General Hospital

  • Sonny and Kate discuss future plans for the restaurant.
  • Maxie calls out Lulu.
  • Carly finds herself in a passionate moment.

GH Alerts: Week of January 30 Edition


( — “General Hospital” DVR Alerts for the Week of January 30, 2012.


  • Monday: Sam rushes to the hospital. Luke and Lulu have a heart-to-heart. Carly gets closer with Johnny.
  • Tuesday: Alexis and Shawn work together. Ewen tries to help Dante. Ethan gets a surprising visitor.
  • Wednesday: Michael makes Edward and Tracy happy. Kate has another business trip. Matt gets unhinged regarding Ewen and Elizabeth.
  • Thursday: Olivia learns more about Maggie’s past with Steven. Robin and Mac talk about the future. Alexis and Diane have too much fun with Coleman.
  • Friday: Dr. Lee has important news. Something new about Helena. Dante and Lulu discover Delores.


( — A look at what’s happening on “General Hospital” during the week of January 23, 2012.


Michael presses for answers. Matt meets Maxie’s new roommate on Tuesday, January 24. TJ upsets Molly. More mystery and intrigue at Wyndemere. The truth about Maxie’s “stalker” is revealed. Elizabeth’s apparent plans unnerve a jealous Matt. Luke disappoints Tracy. Edward confronts Luke on Thursday, January 26. Olivia questions Lulu’s drinking habits. Dante and Olivia have a heart to heart as Tracy and Lulu do the same. On Friday, January 27, Lulu confronts Luke with a question after Maxie hits her with a few unsettling truths.

The Inside Story: Love and Mob Wars Go Together Like…
Jax propositions a woman Sonny cares about on Monday, January 23. Carly blames herself after learning what Sonny has done. Kate’s sudden travel plans perturb Sonny. Johnny and Anthony butt heads. Anthony visits Sonny with an ultimatum. Sonny fills Jason in on their dilemma. Johnny takes advantage of the moment and makes a pass at Kate that is a little more troubling than flattering. Carly’s concern for Johnny does little to mask her attraction to him. Sonny demands the truth from Kate.

A Closer Look: Moments of Truth
Patrick questions Robin about her HIV status. Meanwhile, Jason and Sam turn to Dr. Lee hoping to get the answer to their biggest question. Elizabeth picks up on the anxiety between the pair. Sam takes action to fight her demons. Jason and Robin have a heart to heart. Sam and Jason lean on each other as they wait for answers. On Wednesday, January 25, Sam’s moment of peace comes to an abrupt halt courtesy of a hormonal Alexis. Jason comforts Sam. Spinelli tries to cheer up Sam. Sam, Jason and Robin receive unsettling news.


  • Tracy and Edward are delighted by what Michael has to say.
  • Olivia learns more about Maggie’s past with Steven.
  • Dr. Lee has the news Jason and Sam have been waiting for.
  • Robin and Mac talk about the future.
  • Maxie, Matt, Sonny and Shawn struggle with jealousy.

GH Alerts: Week of January 23 Edition

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( — “General Hospital” DVR Alerts for the Week of January 23, 2012.


  • Monday: Patrick confronts Robin. Sonny has big news. Michael confides in Sam.
  • Tuesday: Olivia questions Lulu. Sonny is surprised by Kate’s sudden work travel plans. Luke delivers breakfast to an unexpecting couple.
  • Wednesday: Johnny and Anthony have a major argument. Alexis unintentionally makes Sam upset. Michael challenges Dante and Delores.
  • Thursday: Jason pulls Sam into his arms. Anthony makes an ultimatum. Edward has a moment with Luke.
  • Friday: Sonny and Kate discuss future plans for the restaurant. Maxie calls out Lulu. Carly finds herself in a passionate moment.


( — A look at what’s happening on “General Hospital” during the week of January 16, 2012.


On Tuesday, January 17, Lulu begins a new career – with interesting results. Later, with wine in hand, Lulu mulls her future. Jason and Sam reel. Spinelli gets an update concerning Franco on Wednesday, January 18. Can Steve and Olivia get back on track? Shawn finds the son of the man he accidentally killed, TJ. Fate (and school) acquaints the same young man with Molly. Shawn has his hands full with TJ on Thursday, January 19. Tracy goes through the stages of grief as Anthony continues to plan their wedding with an unnerved Maxie. Someone important interrupts Anthony and Tracy’s big moment. Patrick is rocked by his discussion with Elizabeth. He later calls Robin who agrees to return home. On Friday, January 20, will Robin find the strength to come clean to her husband?

The Inside Story: Father Figure
Carly returns to Luke for help after upping the ante with Johnny. Sonny finds himself in a fight for survival. Shawn later comes upon the mobster as we see Jax walking away from the scene with a gun. Ewen gives Dante and Delores insight into the mind of the killer. Michael, meanwhile, tries to get rid of a gun. Kate gets an unsettling reminder that Sonny still has a very dark side.  Johnny confronts Michael after finding him with a gun. Jason and Sonny discuss their history with the Zacchara family. Jax stops Michael from making a mistake. Michael appears to take a loving Jax’s good advice to heart. Luke is ready to give Carly what she wants … for a price. Later, Luke’s news stuns Sonny. Will Carly and Johnny actually go through with it and make love on Friday, January 20? Olivia and Kate discuss the trouble with men. Kate arrives at the airport to meet someone.

A Closer Look: Love Games
Ewen and Cassandra discuss the past. Lulu, meanwhile, confronts Ethan about his crush as Helena continues to lurk. Maxie asks Matt to move in with her. But who is following the manic fashionista? Matt bristles at the attention Ewen is paying to Elizabeth. Maxie and Elizabeth argue about Matt. Matt tries to keep the peace but finds himself physically trapped between the two warring parties. On Thursday, January 19, Maxie asks Spinelli an important question that could change the game. Ethan seeks Spinelli out for help. Ewen bristles as Cassandra and Ethan continue to grow closer.


  • Patrick confronts Robin.
  • Johnny and Anthony have a major argument.
  • Edward and Luke find some common ground.
  • Olivia questions Lulu.
  • Alexis upsets Sam.

GH Alerts: Week of January 16 Edition


( — “General Hospital” DVR Alerts for the Week of January 16, 2012.


  • Monday: Patrick calls Robin. Shawn discovers Sonny. Lulu confronts Ethan.
  • Tuesday: Tracy is upset at recent events. Matt gets uncomfortable with all the attention Ewen is paying Elizabeth. Carly and Johnny make plans.
  • Wednesday: Spinelli gets news about a mysterious fire. Maxie and Elizabeth spar. Steve and Olivia spend some quality time together… only to be interrupted.
  • Thursday: Johnny makes a shocking discovery. Tracy is trapped. Dante and Lulu are happy together.
  • Friday: Jax gives Michael father-like advice. Sonny goes to see Johnny. Olivia and Kate confide in one another.


( — A look at what’s happening on “General Hospital” during the week of January 9, 2012.


Olivia demands answers on Monday, January 9. She later confides her concerns to Dante. Steve and Maggie discuss the past and their secret. Olivia loses her cool. At yoga class, on Tuesday, January 10, an unsettled Maxie takes out her anxiety on Lulu. Tracy and Maxie have their hands full with Anthony. Cassandra spies on Ethan and Ewen. On Wednesday, January 11, a dark and looming Helena watches the events unfold at Wyndemere. Ethan and Cassandra give in to their attraction. Patrick overhears Jason pressing Robin to come clean to her husband. Robin continues to deceive Patrick. On Friday, January 13, Elizabeth has a difficult but necessary conversation with Patrick about his wife.

The Inside Story: Bulletproof
What exactly is Sonny plotting concerning Jax? That’s what Kate would like to know on Monday, January 9. Kate later places a mysterious phone call. Carly, meanwhile, suggests to Johnny that he’d benefit more form an intimate alliance with her rather than a professional alliance with her son. Later, Sonny and Kate are less than thrilled when Carly barrels in on them in at an inopportune moment. Michael confronts Anthony. Delores finds a new connection between the victims of the killer. Carly asks Luke to help her gain the upper hand. Sonny and Johnny face off. Michael presses Sonny to do what everybody else has failed to do so far – find the killer and make the person pay. Meanwhile, Delores discovers some more clues pertaining to the murders. Kate urges Sonny not to oblige Michael’s dark side. Michael purchases a gun. Jax places himself back into the picture.

A Closer Look: The Stork Report
Sam and Michael have a heart to heart. Just as she’s about to confide in him about her potential pregnancy, Sam receives a troubling call from Patrick concerning Jason. Sam receives the pregnancy test results. Jason’s continued focus on Franco leaves Sam out in the cold. Sam ponders what the future now holds. On Thursday, January 12, Sonny presses Jason to let go of his obsession with Franco to no avail. Alexis and Molly surprise Sam. Jason confronts Franco. Sam tells Jason that she is pregnant.


  • Patrick prepares himself to confront Robin.
  • Maxie and Elizabeth spar over Matt.
  • Carly and Johnny make big plans.
  • Jax reaches out to Michael.
  • Tracy is trapped in more ways than one.

OLTL PreVUE: Week of January 9 Edition

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( — A look at what’s happening on “One Life to Live” during the week of January 9, 2012.


After 43 years, the people of Llanview say goodbye as they revisit one of the show’s most iconic storylines and draw to a close Agnes Nixon’s mission for “One Life to Live” “…stories about richly diverse people as their lives intertwined, as they interacted with one another… To explain the hopes and hardships, the goals, fights, and failures that are ultimately shared by all mankind no matter how disparate their lifestyles.”

  • “One Life to Live” will air its final episode on Friday, January 13, 2012.


( — “General Hospital” DVR Alerts for the Week of January 9, 2012.


  • Monday: Elizabeth makes Robin a promise. Sam gets a call from Patrick about Jason. Sonny gathers information about Jax.
  • Tuesday: Patrick overhears a conversation between Jason and Robin. Sam feels alone. Anthony makes important preparations.
  • Wednesday: Carly asks Luke for a bargaining chip. Helena is waiting at Wyndemere. Johnny makes a strange demand on Dr. Webber.
  • Thursday: Sam gets a call from Alexis and Molly. Sonny and Johnny face-off. Steve and Maggie discuss their past.
  • Friday: Elizabeth and Patrick have a heart-to-heart. Sam prays for a miracle. Michael becomes more like his father.

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