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GH Recap: Thursday, July 15, 2010

Thursday, July 15, 2010 6:00 PM ET | By Angela Rosa (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "General Hospital" Episode Recap - Thursday, July 15, 2010. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Dante, Jason and Spinelli begin to unravel Franco's clues, determining that Franco is trying to lead them to a location according to the song lyrics of "Route 66." Franco pays a visit to Lulu, who is alone at Kate's office. Claire assures Lucky that she is not falling prey to Sonny's charms. Steve finds it hard to hide the truth from Robin when she questions him about…

AMC Recap: Thursday, July 15, 2010

Thursday, July 15, 2010 6:00 PM ET | By Angela Rosa (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "All My Children" Episode Recap - Thursday, July 15, 2010. IT HAPPENED TODAY... Wondering why the universe keeps putting them together, Caleb kisses Erica. She questions his intentions and he admits he's willing to put aside his peaceful life in the mountains for her. Erica tells Caleb the answer to his question is no. Erica asks Jackson if they can postpone their wedding until they are both sure it's the last time they'll ever walk down the aisle…

‘One Life to Live’ Celebrates 42 Years

Thursday, July 15, 2010 at 3:30 PM ET by Scotty Gore Photo: ABC (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "One Life to Live" celebrates 42 years of delivering drama, passion, and romance to millions of viewers.Editors Note: I first wrote the following article in celebration of "One Life to Live's" 39th anniversary in 2007. I am re-posting it again this year, in honor of the show's 42nd anniversary. Only slight revisions to the original article have been made, mainly in the last paragraph, to reflect events during which occurred during the…

AMC Alerts: Week of July 19 Edition

Photo: Yolanda Perez/ABC Thursday, July 15, 2010 9:30 AM ET | By Angela Rosa (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "All My Children" DVR Alerts for the Week of July 19, 2010. ALL MY CHILDREN: DVR ALERTS Monday: Tad asks Liza if she can see herself as a mother to Damon. Scott jumps to the wrong conclusion about Annie's torn shirt. Damon blows up at Colby. Tuesday: Will Annie agree to be JR's mistress? Madison admits she's falling in love with Ryan. Frankie surprises David with information on Greenlee. Wednesday: Scott proposes to Annie.…

GH Alerts: Week of July 19 Edition

Photo: Marina Chavez/ABC Thursday, July 15, 2010 9:30 AM ET | By Angela Rosa (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "General Hospital" DVR Alerts for the Week of July 19, 2010. GENERAL HOSPITAL: DVR ALERTS Monday: Dante enlists Claire to help re-release Jason. The ID bracelet on Elizabeth's newborn has some unlucky numbers. Spinelli reveals to Sam he is hurt about losing Maxie. Tuesday: Elizabeth and Nikolas's baby disappears. Lulu fuels Carly's vengeance. Michael gets into a fight on his first day of community service. Wednesday:…

OLTL Alerts: Week of July 19 Edition

Thursday, July 15, 2010 at 8:00 AM ET by Scotty Gore Photo: Robert Milazzo/ABC (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "One Life to Live" DVR Alerts for the Week of July 19, 2010. ONE LIFE TO LIVE: DVR ALERTS Monday: Charlie informs Viki that their plan is backfiring.  Dorian catches Viki and David in bed together.  Jessica and Natalie rush to the ER. Tuesday: Langston and Starr mend their friendship.  Layla holds Evangeline's life in her hands.  Both Jessica and Natalie receive some unexpected news. Wednesday: Jessica and Natalie keep a…

My View of Llanview: July 15 Edition

Photo: Errol Lewis/SON Thursday, July 15, 2010 12:01 AM ET | By Scotty Gore (SoapOperaNetwork.com) — The Top 5 reasons "One Life to Live's" ratings are in the toilet. Given the crap that "OLTL" has been dishing out lately in terms of poor writing, bad acting, and choppy storytelling, here are a few of the major reasons why I believe the show is getting what it deserves. 5. Constant re-writes and behind-the-scenes antics. To  anyone who is left watching this show on a regular basis, it is evident that certain scenes and plot…

John Brotherton Prepares to ‘Drop Dead’ for Lifetime

Wednesday, July 14, 2010 at 11:30 PM ET by Scotty Gore Photo: Donna Svennevik/ABC (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "One Life to Live's" former Jared Banks is set to make an appearance in an upcoming episode of the cable television series "Drop Dead Diva." From 2007-2009 (and again briefly earlier this year) Brotherton spent his days in Llanview where his character was busy romancing Natalie Buchanan (Melissa Archer). But now the actor is testing the primetime waters, where has hooked another short-term gig. After appearing as Leo…

‘OLTL’ Scribe Starts Blog

Wednesday, July 14, 2010 at 10:35 PM ET by Scotty Gore Photo: ABC (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- "One Life to Live" Breakdown Writer Shelly Altman takes you inside the mind of a soap scribe as the current blogger for The Writers' Guild of America, East's (WGAE) new member-written blog "Write On."  According to Soap Opera Digest, "the blog will be written by members, sharing their experiences about writing and their careers." In her latest entry, Altman discusses how it's all in the name when it comes to creating a new soap…

Congrats to Newlywed Vanessa Marcil Giovinazzo

Wednesday, July 14, 2010 at 9:49 AM ET by Errol Lewis Photo: NBC (SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- As if being the most in demand actress in daytime wasn't enough, Vanessa Marcil, 41, can add newlywed and wife to her list of accomplishments in 2010 as the actress wed "CSI: NY" star Carmine Giovinazzo, 36, on Sunday, July 11 in New York City among family and friends, according to a statement released by the actress' representatives to Us Magazine. Marcil has opted to now also go by the name Vanessa…