How long will Levi be on our screens? I am over this kidnapping, even though I enjoy Maxie and Lulu talking about his lack of Attributes. Ava is another snore for me. She is about as entertaining as head lice. Carly is in denial over her feelings and Franco is the worst person in PC to have a poker face. He is way too smug with Silas. How long must we be forced to see Tracy acting so clueless and dependent on Luke/Fluke? Sonny should make sure that the flashdrive doesn't implicate him and tell Carly to do the same. Is anyone else tired of angry unkempt Morgan? Is Silas really so shallow that he is over Sam in into Nina? Sorry about the pun. I hope he gets a clue soon. Nina so deserves Franco. I am rambling with different thoughts...
Patrick and Sam? Hmm..I don't know if I am ready to go there. Britt and Nik? He is a moron to fall for her crap. That Spencer secret is getting ripe. Soon it will fall right into his lap. I am kind of liking Dr. Obrecht as an administrator. I see some vulnerability there. Liz..OH Liz..You need a man to love you. Ric? When will you let her know you are alive? Victor. He can be charming, like a viper. I hope we get some really interesting plots and twists! Stavros is coming back. Will he still want Lulu? Will Laura come back? Who is going to find and free Luke? Will Sonny and Julian team up to save their loved ones? Shawn and Jordan are hot!! But, he may not be happy she is lying to him. How will TJ react? Not just about mom being a DEA agent, but sleeping with Shawn? Alexis and Julian are not going to stay away from each other. But she will toy with Ned for a bit. Nedly needs a real love interest, like Olivia.
Molly, where are you?
would love to see Julian and Sonny team up to take down Fluke. Sonny has a
good reason or three. Alexis is the mother of his child. Ric is his brother and
Fluke brought drugs to town. After they do that, they can go back to being
enemies in law. Why is Ava still around? The character really is boring.It
appears her only function is to make Sonny react. Isn't that Carly's job?
speaking of Carly, the magic she had with Roger Howarth seems to have evaporated
like mist on a hot windshield. I truly do love RW, but the Franco character
needs some serious tweaking. Just sayin'... Sam and Silas are both on a
collision course to heartbreak and drama. Silas loves Sam and he also has
feelings for his wife. In close quarters with her, there is bound to be some
temptation. Nina, while insane, loves Silas and will do anything to win him. Sam
loves Silas but Nina drove the wedge in her romance by leaking her conversation
with Silas to the press. Nina killed two birds with one stone there. She broke
up Sam and Silas and she made sure that Sam and Silas couldn't trust each other.
Now Sam and Patrick will team up for a few minutes. Sam doesn't know that Jason
is still alive and at the clinic, This is going to cause a huge ripple in the
force.Especially when Sam finds out that Patrick was aware of this all along.
Will Sam choose Silas or Jason? You think the answer is is simple? No, it's not.
Jason is not going to be the same man (literallywhen and figuratively) he used
to be. Will he be the hitman with a heart? Or Jason Quartermane, wannabe doctor.
Maybe a hybrid of both? Maybe he will be angry that Sam moved on so easily.
Maybe he will be mad that he ended up shot in the back by Faison. I hope that
Robin tells him it was Faison. Otherwise, poor Duke is in for a whippin'. These
games of musical faces can be confusing. We have Luke/Fluke, Faison/Duke,
Leisl/Anna and Todd/Franco. OK, I was kidding about the last one. But now we
have new Jason. My question is, what will happen when he returns? Will he scare
the crap out of everyone by walking the streets or will he come back quietly and
stay in the shadows? I really want Monica to see him first. She needs some
Now on to the people who are clueless. lets start with Tracy. Tracy and Luke
do have a history. because of this, she should be picking up on clues. When Luke
attacked Monica about AJ, Tracy should have known that Luke was never that
cruel. She has missed so many red flags, she needs her head examined as well as
her eyes! Lulu is another one. Luke forgot Dante's name, and she ignores that?
Luke doesn't stop in to say hello? Nobody says a word about his creepy come on
to women? Are you listening Olivia??
I am totally over Spencer Cassadine. He is annoying, overbearing and rude.
Josslyn is number two on the list. Where on earth did Spencer get his attitude?
Not from Nik and certainly not from Leslie. This whole Emma/Cam/Spencer thing is
not realististic and I am tired of seeing it. Now the little brat is teaming up
with Britt, AND he is the one in charge. Really?
Britt never learns. She may win temporarily, but we all know it is going to
blow up in a very ugly and public way..again.
Now for the unexpected. Dr. Obrecht is actually a very good administrator.
She takes pride in her job, and makes sure that patient care is the best. I am
seeing glimpses of her heart. I hope her character is more fleshed out. She is a
Maxie is true to form. She takes the odd and lonely under her wing. Now she
is engaged to the odd duck Levi. He is not cute, he is very controlling and he
is creepy. Nathan will have to save Maxie when Levi shows his true colors.
I know that good things are coming, I just wish they would happen faster. We
have to wait for Tony Geary to return, and the new Jason to start taping. Happy
I am really looking forward to a few things. One, when Nina has to kill Rosalie, and two, when Silas learns the truth. Yes, it will happen. Rosalie is way too cocky with Nina, Nina will get tired of that really fast. She doesn't strike me as the patient and forgiving sort. When Silas learns the truth, he will have already pushed Sam away for some stupid reason. This will be caused by manipulative Nina. Wait for it,,,,
Ric will be back son. He is going to protect his little girl from Julian and his real boss. Molly will see him, but nobody will believe her. He will see Liz mooning over Nik and Alexis wrapped up with his enemy. I would LOVE to see him reveal the truth to Sonny and have them team up to get to the real boss.
I am really tired of the Ava storyline, and find my mind wandering when she is on screen. That is never a good sign. I generally watch the whole show to mine little nuggets that will impact the future of a character. Sorry Ava, you truly n longer amuse me.
Nina is a real corker. I find it odd that not one person has said no to her. That being said, I really want to see her with Madeline. It would be epic!
Nathan is too nice, and needs to get as sneaky as Levi, at least in retaliation.
Levi will be revealed as a bad guy, but all Nathan will be able t do is arrest him (after he rescues his damsel in distress, Maxie!).
Does anyone else think that Kin and Britt are good together? I am tired of the back and forth with Liz and Nik.
And PLEASE! Someone tell those kids to play a real game and stop acting like lovelorn miniature adults. Be kids for a while.
Victor, Robin, Helena, NuJason, Ric and possibly AJ are all coming back. Later this fall we will see real Luke.
Does Nina know that Sam was married to a hitman and has buttloads of money too? Just asking...
I want to see a level playing field between Sam and Nina that would cause Nina to feel off kilter. Sam needs to go with her gut and watch her back.
Franco and Carly are doomed to fail. He revealed a secret that she trusted him with. She may seem fine now, but she will let that eat at her until he says or does something else and POW! He is outta there!
Tracy is really acting like a horny teenager with Fake Luke. Where is her skepticism? Her brain? Stay runes. Its gonna be a long summer!
First off, I want to thank Carol for her amazing and unselfish help in keeping the site going. I have been dealing with a life threatening illness. I am not 100% yet, but I am fighting back.
General Hospital is the only show that I have really kept up with. So..my two cents;
How dumb are the people in PC? Lulu doesn't think twice when Luke can't remember Dante's name? Tracy choosing to ignore Neds warnings about Luke even though he has a track record of lying and cheating. Coming on to Kiki? Why doesn't Kiki tell good old Uncle Julian? Maybe that will make him get out of Luke's control. Alexis and even Olivia should see that he is not the same. And why didn't Anna insist on searching all of Miscavige when she sprung Luke and Scott? Who knows who else was lurking? She may have found the real Luke. Silas suddenly has an abundance of women in his life. I wish that Madeline had been there to witness her daughter's resurrection! Talk about awkward! Does Nina even know that her mother drugged her into that coma? I feel sorry for Julian, Sometimes. He does love Alexis and his kids, but being a drug pushing mobster negates my warm and fuzzies. I am hoping he can be redeemed. He is also easy on the eyes. maxie needs to open her eyes as well. Levi is a total douche bag. He has a hidden agenda and my guess? He put himself in Maxie's path for a nefarious reason. And he is working for someone who wants to take down the Scorpio family as well as the Corinthos family. Yes! Fake Luke! Patrick is on the verge of a meltdown. He has had so much loss in the last few months that he will need to kind of explode. Let's hope that Emma doesn't suffer because of it. There is going to be lots of new "young people" coming. Summe is traditionally reserved for them. Nina and Silas will find out their son is alive and in town with his girlfriend, who is the daughter of Lucy and Kevin, who is in town to take down Scott Baldwin for messing up her parents marriage. She will have help from her half sister, who is not happy with Scott. Nathan and Maxie will start to get really chummy. Stay tuned! I know I will.
WARNING; Spoilers are discussed!
Merry Christmas to all of you! I am so happy to be a part of your GH experience. Shall we begin? Patrick is feeling guilt over Sabrina. He loves Robin, but Sabrina has been there for him all along. He doesn't want to drop her so abruptly.I have a feeling that the night she spent with Carlos was more than innocent. Teresa Castillo (Sabrina) is pregnant and they may write it into the show. Of course it will appear that it is Patrick's. Deja Vu..
Morgan has become a total ass. Shooting at Sonny? Shooting Max? Max has been with this monster his whole life. Sonny should cut him loose. He won't, but he should.
He has taken Sonny's enemy as his friend. I do not like Morgan at all. Sonny is going to take the fall for Morgan. Julian will need to do something spectacular to be redeemed. First, he will find out about Lucas. This does not bode well for the Spencer clan. Lucas Jones will be in town soon.
Britt is in a bad place. She got her baby by stealing the embryo, She has bonded with Ben. Ben belongs to Dante and Lulu. I can't wait until Olivia sees and holds Ben. Let the visions begin!
So, Max is shot, and Diane realizes just how much she loves him. Look for lots of tears and solo monologues from Diane to Max while he is comatose.
Maxie is leaving town for a while. That's because Mrs. Barash is going on maternity leave. Now that Duke is working for Sonny, will Anna find out? Sam and Silas are going to make love soon. Then all of his secrets will come out. February is the time to have all of this come to a head! Enjoy... Hi Kids! Its been an interesting few weeks. I had the plague. OK, maybe it was a virus, but dang! It felt awful. OK..the real reason I am here now; GH! There has been some really bad turns. The Franco/art storyline was a weak contrivance to give a stage to the big reveals. Heather and Scott as Franco's parents? Really?? Sure. lets rewrite history. Franco was a DNA match for Danny Morgan because he was Jason's twin. How do we explain that? Another story that really makes me mad is Morgan. He is a spoiled brat who cares only for himself. he wasn't like that before he went away. There is no valid reason that he became a rotten little creep. He lost Kiki because she didn't love him and he lied to her. When she found out what was his response? Go sleep with her mother. How classy is that for both him and Ava? Julian is straddling a fence. On one hand he was charming and caring. Now he is cold and calculating. Does he really care about Alexis? I think he cares about Danny and Sam, but how much? We can almost guarantee that Silas has a past that will rear its ugly head soon.
Robin is floating around town like a wraith. She sees Patrick with Sabrina and feels torture. Emma is twisting the knife with her "new mommy" comments. I can't wait for the payoff. Robin and Patrick reunited with Emma on the side. I can't wait for Mac and Maxie to see her. Get my Kleenex! It will be awesome. Anna and Robert will be so happy to find their little girl!
Nik and Britt make a nice couple, I think he will stay by her when the true parentage of the baby is revealed. Think of the shock that Dante and Lulu have in store! Speaking of Lulu, she really went to far by accusing Maxie of killing Robin. Talk about LOW! Even Dante was not happy about that. This will come back to bite her on the butt.
Sweeps are nearly over. Things are moving quickly now. A lot of the storylines will be resolved and new ones will begin. We will see returns of characters and some will ne going. It will be exciting to watch.
There are things and characters that drive me crazy. But thereare also things that make me tune in every day. Long live GH.
I have to admit, I have been lazy
about getting my comments up. I am sorry, I have been dealing with some personal
and family issues. I will now begin to do my job!
The show has captured my
attention for the last several months. It is fast paced and surprising. I love
that Faison told Anna the truth about Robin. It sets up so much to come. Lets
look at it. Robin made the cure, but for some reason she is unable to replicate
the formula. Patrick is unsure if he actually spoke to the ral Robin. He will be
torn and drive Sabrina to act in her own interests (uh-oh)So, she is stuck on
Cassidine Island for a bit. Nikolas and Britt are headed there as we speak. He
will call Anna and tell her they have a lead and are headed to Cassidine Island.
What does this mean? Well kids, Nik will find Robin, but chances are that Jerry
will get the drop on all of them. Robin will learn all about Luke and tell Jerry
that she can remake a cure using Lukes blood. Jerry will pack up his hostages
and head for Spoon Island. There will be a lab set up for Robin. Anna will tell
Robert that Faison confirmed his assertions that Robin survived. They will rush
to Cassidine Island as well..just missing the band of hostages and bad guys.
Sonny now believes that Julian Jerome may be alive. Looks like an "I told
you so" moment for Shawn. Things will pick up now with Ava, who is not the most
balanced person on the planet. She is a few French fries short of a Happy Meal.
Watch and see. She will go to extremes to secure what she wants. That desire is
Silas. She will try to eliminate Sam. Derek/Julian will not stand for that.
There will be a rift. Morgan is a spoiled angry kid. His life will take a sharp
left. Ava is planning on using him against Sonny. The little monster can't begin
to see whats really happening. Shawn is going to irritate Julian like sand in
his underwear.He will decide to take Shawn out to A) Send a message and B) Get
rid of a problem. Of course, Shawn will escape injury, but Morgan ...not so
much. Carly will become involved with Franco. She will get grief from all sides,
but that won't matter. She loves a dangerous man. Lets look at Sam. She is
finally moving on from Jason. Silas is going to turn out to be a passionate
caring lover. I am willing to be his practice model. Michael and Kiki are cute
together. Their love match will drive Morgan to do more stupid things. Luke and
Tracy have a fresh start since he took the cure. This will actually make them
evaluate what the have and what they want. AJ's trial is coming up. Diane will
make the connection to Ava Jerome from the initials on the paper. Elizabeth is
torn. She really likes AJ, but she can't trust him. Fun!! Now lets move on to
Dante and Lulu. They really want baby Connie but I fear it is a lost cause. Maxie
and Spinelli will eventually win custody of their daughter. Don't despair Lante
fans. Britts son Ben is actually the bio child of Lulu and Dante. How? Liesl
Obrecht told her she would use donor sperm to create an embryo to implant in
Britt, using Britts own egg. BUT...She just took the extra embryo that was Lulu
and Dante's. There will be an angry outburst confession and things will be made
right. They will get their son back! Eventually the friendship between Lulu and
Maxie will be restored. We are hearing that there will be returns and departures
coming. At this point, its all speculation. The ones rumored to be leaving are
Sean Kanan (AJ), Brad, Sabrina, Ava, Taylor and TJ. Coming? We heard that
besides Robin, we will see Sean and Tiffany, Lucas, Jax, Brenda and perhaps even
Jason at a later date. I am sure that tis list is incomplete as well as purely
speculation. Do NOT take it as gospel!
am sorry that I have been slow on these commentaries. Life gets in the way and I get caught up in details. I have been enjoying GH these last few weeks and I have some thoughts. Ava is a ticking time bomb, but she is also the weak link. Unfortunately, Julian doesn't see it. That's good news for Sonny. Ava will end up ruining all the best laid plans. Sonny is on a downward slide. He is about to put his foot in it. The party for Morgan and Kiki is coming. Sonny is going to reveal Morgan's secret. How will the clueless Mrs. Corinthos react? Olivia will go to great lengths to protect poor Sonny, but can she protect him from himself? Shawn has stepped in as Jason used to do, by taking over areas that Sonny is ignoring. This will make Shawn a target for the Jeromes. We all know that Ava isn't a great shot and her aim is worse than AJ's. There are a few things that will throw a wrench in the works for the Jeromes. Sam, Danny, Kiki, Alexis and Morgan. They are going to cause some second thoughts and perhaps even slip and say things to the wrong people. Ava wants to be loved and now that Franco is out of the couple sweepstakes, her focus will be on Silas. Because of that she will put Sam in danger. Julian will not like that when he figures it out. Alexis and Derek/Julian will tumble slowly toward each other. She will find out who he is and the drama will amp up. Sam will learn that he is her bio dad and although she is happy, circumstances will keep them from bonding. Silas and Sam will have a rocky road to romance. It will happen but they will work for it.
AJ is going to fall back to his old ways in my opinion. He will feel like its his only option. His relationship with Michael will be tested as well. Elizabeth wants to trust him and believe in him but it may prove to be a mistake. Don't forget that Nik is still in the picture. Speaking of Nik, he is slowly being drawn to Britt. Britt is as honest as she can be with him, but she has a huge secret that she won't share with anyone. Her mother helped her, so she is the only person who knows. The secret? Britt is not biologically related to her child. Neither is Brad. That's because the extra embryo that Maxie wanted to implant was actually stolen and used to implant into Britt. She has the real Lante baby! Since we are on the subject, lets talk about Maxie and Spinelli. Right now they are caught up in the emotions of Dante and Lulu. That will fade as Spinelli's anger at Maxie subsides. They both want their little girl and the only way they will be able to live with themselves is to reclaim her. Where does that leave Ellie? Spin will forgive her and they may even try again but the dark cloud is ever present and Spin will be drawn to Maxie.
Robin will be returning soon. She will be different emotionally. Less likely to be pushed around and more likely to claim her life. She has been with psycho Jerry for several months and that alone will make her tougher. Patrick is about to get his world ROCKED. Sabrina's ex is coming to town. Patrick will be jealous and he will make his move to secure his fair Sabrina. Of course when Robin comes back all his plans will explode. Lives will forever be altered and the backdrop of Luke and his health will be a big part of that. Laura will be joining Luke again and Tracy will not like it since Scotty asked Laura for a divorce. Ahh...Fall in Port Charles looks to be very action packed and exciting.
This has been quite a week. Aside from my somewhat chaotic home life, the show has been rip roaring fun! A few things made me crazy. Like Lucy getting shorter hair during the wedding. Dr.Obrecht getting to Pennsylvania in seconds after leaving Britt. I mean seriously..she didn't have time to get down the fire escape and she was walking in on Luke. How long did it take Dante to kick in the door? There is a magic portal in Port Charles. If you are at the hospital, you can walk out any door and be magically at any destination in town. The MetroCourt, Sonny's home or office, the PCPD.. name it! You are there. Ok..back to the show.
Britt was nearly human this week. She caught herself before she did something decent. Sabrina is frustrated because Patrick is so utterly clueless about Britt. He is finally opening his eyes. It will be great fun when Robin finally returns, Will Sabrina try to make him see that Robin is "not right"? Sean Donnelly is looking a might long in the tooth. I wish we could have seen him with Tiffany.
Jerry will be gracing our screens soon, too. Robin will be seen but maybe no one will see her. Patrick wants his son now that the Britch is in jail. He will want custody. Connie is about to meet her maker, courtesy of Ava. Ava is the real danger as far as the Jeromes go. She is batshyt crazy. Morgan has a huge inferiority complex. Where did the sweet little boy go? I hope they straighten him out before I am totally sick of him. AJ is living down to his reputation. Will he implode before his life is further damaged? Sonny should have shown Olivia more respect. He was thinking with his little head. Now, Maxie is having Spin's spawn. Will Ellie be the one to spill the beans? Derek is the donor..can he be redeemed enough to be a father to Sam and a grandfather to Danny? Will he embrace his son? Lucas is due back in town. Will Felix and Brad both want him? Britt and Nik seem to have real chemistry. Take them for a test run. All the secrets are coming out. Lets hope the bloodshed is at a minimum. More later kids..
Wow! That was quite a week, wasn't it? Franco as Jason was entertaining and disturbing. His interactions with Sam and Liz were creepy and cool. I loved him with himself on the bridge. Little Danny is a cute baby and was very cooperative in those scenes. When he was holding Elizabeth as he shot her was really disconnected, but watching him throw her into the water was pure Franco. The reaction was classic understated Jason. Carly's appearance was timely. She actually talked to Franco as though her were Jason, allowing her the chance to tell Jason just how important he was. It gave her some closure and allowed her to do what she had to do to save Danny. Her reaction to Franco in the aftermath was both unexpected and heartful. Morgan is proving to be a selfish little creep. He is playing his games to keep Kiki away from Michael, taking away her freedom of choice. He is also bilking Ava for money to keep Kiki in jewelry and gifts. This has disaster written all over it. Ava will have her "justice: when the truth comes out...and it will. The only question is the timing. Will Kiki and Morgan be married when she learns she isn't a Q? Will her true paternity affect the balance of power at ELQ? You bet it will! Kiki will lose her voting shares and AJ will lose his edge over Tracy. AHHH Family..
Brad actually made me feel sorry for him on Friday. He seems so alone now. I almost hope that Felix gives him a chance. So..Dr. Obrecht is back. She is a very angry woman. She tries to make her daughter her pawn to curry favor with a man who obviously doesn't want her. Faison made it clear that he loved only Anna, yet this woman will do anything to please him. Sounds like battered womans syndrome. Get her into counseling!! I am loving Silas more and more each day. He is getting so protective of Sam and Danny, the next step is staring us in the face. THE KISS.
Rafe and Taylor join forces to keep Molly and TJ apart..What??? I am hoping that Rafe doesn't turn into "that guy". Scotty is so smarmy that if you could see smarm, he would be coated. That being said, he showed great restraint in letting Laura run off to save Luke. There has to be some repercussions on the way.
Maxie is due to deliver any minute. Will she hand over the baby or tell the truth? My guess? she will hand her over and then the truth will come out after Lulu and Dante bond with the baby. A very sad situation all around. Britt is due as well. How will this one play out? I am not sure, but Nik will be a rock for Britt. I think she would gladly take Nik. The only problem? Her mother. Luke is about to find Jerry Jacks. Will he see Robin? I say no. The timing isn't right yet. Patrick will be married to someone else when she returns. That's drama! anyway, the whole Sonny/Connie/Olivia triangle is about to split wide open. Olivia will be there for Sonny once again, after Connie betrays his trust. Summer lovin' is gonna be a blast! ~~~~~~~~~~
So..we will be addressing Sam's father now. Alexis
will need a new man after Shawn chose Sonny. I like Britt and Nik together, He
can totally understand being a part of a dysfunctional family and she needs
someone. I don't like her with Patrick at all. This opens up so many possible
storylines. Elizabeth will get all prickly and try to make Nik dump Britt, and
Nik will finally move on from Liz.
The baby chase is about to happen, and
people are going to ne hurt. Maxie is carrying Spin's baby and Britt is carrying
Lulu and Dantes baby. Ellie knows most of whats happening. This silence with her
lover is going to bite her in the butt. Maxie will have to confess soon. She
wants to raise her child and it's getting harder to keep her secret. I'll bet we
will get a Georgie sighting soon. She will dream talk to Maxie.
The Sam and
Silas story will be geating up soon, As Danny gets sicker, Sam will lean on
Silas. Danny will be saved by Sam's father. If the rumors are true, it will be
Peter Reckell in the role. he will be playing a Jerome in witness protection.
Different name, same DNA. If true, Days fans will be livid. Think Steve Burton
leaving GH for Y&R.
Alexis will reveal what she knows so Sam can locate
him. He will appear just in the nick of time.
The teen scene is not my
thing, but for those who like it: Taylor will do whatever she can to keep Molly
and TJ apart. Rafe will be the rock that Molly needs. Christina Collins, the
adopted child of Lucy and Kevin is coming to town, and we will see her in
Michael and Morgans orbit. Since it will be revealed that Kiki and Michael are
not cousins...do the math.
Ava Jerome is a character that I have trouble watching. She reminds me of a
beautiful snake. No matter what she does, you know everyone should steer clear
of her or risk getting bitten. I think she loves Kiki, but her true heart lies
with money. She also seems to be a woman who is not comfortable is her own skin.
She has secrets, lots of them. And I think that her family is really running the
Morgan Corinthos has become very annoying. Whatever happened to him when
Carly sent him to military school was way worse than Pentonville. His sweet soul
was sucked away from him and replaced with a clone of Logan Hayes. He is sneaky,
disrespectful and thoroughly unlikable. That's the son Sonny needs to
"discipline". He is so associated with this persona, that if he is somehow
changed, the role will need to be recast.
Ellie is another character that is walking a razors edge. She is so honest
that she is lying to her boyfriend, hiding information that she obtained through
deception and perusing the medical records of people without permission. I only
bring this up because the fertilizer is about to catapult into the air
circulator. When the truth comes out, Spinelli will be angry, betrayed and
mistrustful. He will also be thrilled to find out that he is a father. Maxie
will be the target of his wrath for about 5 minutes. He does love her no matter
what he claims. Poor Lulu and Dante will be the ones to watch as they slowly
assimilate the news that the baby is not theirs. We will also see the shocked
joy as they find out that Britt has their bio child. Hmmm..How will this affect
her new relationship with Nik, Lulu's brother?
I am aware that many of you love the new direction of the show, and many do
nothing but complain about it. Here is the deal folks, no matter which show you
watch: There is no way to make everyone happy. You must take what you perceive
as bad along with the good. If there is no drama, no "bumps in the road" then
you would get SO bored you would hate it. I happen to like what the new team is
doing. They have taken a fresh and healing take on the show. They have brought
back the past characters that many long time viewers love. The have new
characters for the younger and less invested fans. in short, there are some fans
who find it fashionable to bash the entire production. My question is simple, if
you find the show so unpalatable, how do you know whats happening? I think I
know. You are watching, No matter how much you complain, you are watching. That
means they are doing something right.
I must confess. I like this version of Franco. He is twisted and snarky and just plain fun to watch. He is not as arrogant as the James Franco version, but he has a delivery that borders on deadpan. His interaction with Carly shows us that he is no dummy, and will use her failings against her. Carly has done some spectacularly stupid and destructive things over the years. The list includes sleeping with Sonny while married to Jax, drugging AJ, sleeping with AJ (again), dumping Jax over such trivia as visiting Brenda, Sleeping with Sonny while engaged to Jax, marrying Alcazar and so much more. BUT, this latest debacle is by far the most egregious so far. Using Shawn to hit Franco knowing that Sonny was against it is epic! Sonny turned on her like a snake when he found out the truth. Olivia took a bullet because Carly wanted revenge, not justice. Carly always believed she was golden because she was the mother of Sonny's kids. She crossed a line that she can't erase. Sonny will never trust her again, and Jason isn't there to ease the way back. I think that Morgan will witness a confrontation with his parents that will knock him for a loop. That and Kiki and Michael pining for each other will send him to act out land and he will sink deeper into gambling as an escape.
Olivia and Connie are not just cousins, they are best friends. Both women are in love with Sonny and trying to hide it. The reckoning is coming, and its coming fast. How will this triangle play out? Well..I think old Sonny will have his hands full with the various mob entanglements soon. The Jeromes, Franco, and the gambling people that Morgan is dealing with. Connie and Olivia will both try to give the other one space. That never works.
Dante and Lulu are so happy..something has to happen to mess that up. Maxie is carrying a Spixie baby and Dante and Lulu think its theirs. The truth Will come out and heartbreak and anger will explode. Everyone will be mad at Maxie, including Spinelli. He will also find out that Ellie knew. Talk about a two fisted punch?!? But, I know that Lante will have their baby. How? We were told when Maxie miscarried that there were two more embryos. I think there is only one left now. Britt really is her mothers daughter. She acts like she is a victim. but that rings false to me. She has another trick or two in her cauldron. All I can say is hold on and ebjoy the ride!
WARNING! Spoilers are included in this commentary.
Another fast paced and scandalous week. We all saw Franco coming, and we knew that Danny was going to be sick, but leukemia? Sam and her family are devastated and rightly so. Now we know how Franco will be redeemed. Danny will need a bone marrow transplant and Franco will be the only suitable donor. It just follows. Silas Clay is abrasive and basically unlikable right now. That means he has put up walls. Who can get past those defenses? Why Sam and Danny! Rafe will be the catalyst for some real emotion from old Silas. Carly is riding high on her manipulation train, Her stop is coming up fast. Who will spill the beans to Liz? And will she blame Nik for keeping silent? Sonny will have a lot to deal with over the botched hit, and he will blame everyone but himself. Michael and Kiki may have sexual chemistry, but for the moment they are still cousins. Dante and Lulu are going to be heartbroken over the baby lie...for about five minutes. It looks like all the drops about the extra Lante embryos are foreshadowing Britts ultimate lie. She is carrying their child herself! This will free Maxie to tell Spinelli the truth. The question is, will Ellie allow that? I really think another twist is coming for Spinelli. He mentioned never knowing his parents. We all know what that means. Patrick has got to keep shutting Britt down. It would be nice if the good guys won and shut down the bad guy without getting heartbroken first. Who likes Taylor? Nobody? OK, we are all on the same page. TJ is a faithless idiot. He waited all of ten minutes before he replaced Molly. He should have gone to her and apologized and begged for forgiveness instead of acting like a spoiled kid. And Molly should have told him what really was going on instead of tossing out angry snippy comments. I really hope that the pace picks up and Taylor is hit by a meteor while pushing Britts wheelchair. Till next time...Roger Howarth looks good, and losing the scar does change his appearance. I am really annoyed by Kiki. I know it will pass, but for now? I just want to take her by the hand and walk her off of a building. Ok..showtime!
Nikolas is trying to win Liz without hurting AJ. he wants no baggage between them. I get it..BUT why does his closest and dearest keep telling him that he must respect Luckys past with her? Why? He ran away after learning Aiden was his. Does he visiy his own son? Nope..too busy finding himself. Hey Lucky? Your son needs you as much as those doctors in Africa. You don't even need to see Liz!
Luke finally got some hard truths from Tracy. Good for her!!! Had to be said.
Connie still loves Sonny, but she is afraid he is too overwhelming and would knock her hard won sanity out the window. OK..so he and Olivia are close friends, and they dhare a son. Just one more step sideways and they could be a great couple. Did you NOT love the scenes in Connies office with the goons? It was fun and showed how much Olivia felt comfortable in Sonnys world. Guns and pizza..the new flirting regimen. milo is setting himself up for a fall. I hope there is a new girl for him soon. Maybe Ellie? He needs someone and Lulu is gonna break his giant heart when she goes home to Dante. Silas Clay? Such nice eye candy.. OK. He will be joining the staff at GH. he will have the best of both worlds. Getting to know his nephew..and Sam. The name Jerome is NO coincidence. The Jerome family will be coming. Will Tracy and AJ eventually join forces? They will have to, just to save ELQ from a takeover...Somebody wants their own piece of the pie.
The summer brings the teen set to the fore. TJ is going to be Rafes frenemy. TJ will meet and greet Taylor DuBois. Felix's little sister. She will befriend Britt and Britt will try to use her to undermine Felix and Sabrina. Molly and Rafe will grow closer as well. Kiki and Michael will be drawn closer together. Kiki will find Morgan's treatment of Michael rather shameful and tell him so...
Sonny and Carly will face a threat from unknown forces and they will join up to flush out and remove the threat! Of course it will be due to Morgans gambling and Sonny's past. Dante and Lulu have to deal with her revelation of just what Stavros did to her. They will emerge stronger than ever.
WOW..That's all I can say about the anniversary shows so far. I am loving the blending of the past and present. The iconic Nurse's Ball brings back so many memories, remember when Robin came out onstage and told the crowd that she was the face of HIV/AIDS? Jason carrying her offstage? I am so happy that Lucy came back to emcee the event. I am sure she will end up in her undies.. Nobody else should have done it...
Now, back to the show...Brenda showing up at Sonny's place reminded me that she is still impulsive and reckless. She acts before she thinks. Unfortunately, people get hurt because of that. She doesn't intend for that to happen..it just DOES. Carly and Jax still care deeply for one another. You could see it in both of them. Anyone notice that she never actually signed the divorce papers? Yup..she and Jax are still married. That should play into some future storyline. Lulu will be back onscreen this week. She will be played by Emme Rylan now. Nik wakes up... And Helena is dead!! Shot by Luke. How fitting an end to their psycho sexual byplay. Seeing Alan and Emily was nice too. Now we have a new set of issues. Patrick and Sabrina have finally opened up to each other. What will this mean? Well..Britt is gonna go gonzo over "losing" to the nurse and will do whatever it takes to win. Not to mention that Robin is still alive and traversing the globe with Jerry Jacks, who has radiation sickness due to a poisoned bullet. Jax left town again. Will he run into his brother? Or still believe him dead? Sonny is about to find out who comes back to him..kate? Connie? Or some hybrid version of her/them?
I think that Michael and Brenda sleeping together was not calculated by either one of them. It will just happen as a result of need and opportunity. Brenda will do everything she can to keep it from Sonny. BUT..Carly catches them and Michael is no liar. This is a game changer, folks. Speaking of strange bedfellows, Luke and Laura wake up together. How did this happen? Hmm... Someone has the answer. Nik and Elizabeth are really happy to see each other, making AJ jealous. This prompts him to confront Nik. Let us just say that these two are not destined to be best buds. Ellie is really pushing Maxie for the truth about the baby she is carrying. The truth WILL come out. How will it affect Lante and Spinelli? Maxie is going to be in deep diaper doodoo. Mac finally has his moment when Felicia lets Frisco know she is no longer number two in anyones life. There is so much happening that a day will not cover it. Nor a week..nor a month. This anniversary will last for months! More returns, more twists and more blending of the past and present. Thanks to YOU, the loyal viewer who stayed with the show even when something happened that you didn't like, or a character made you mad, sad or crazy. The real fan who never quit the show when it was really bad....THANK YOU!
Where has the time gone? It seems like just yesterday that we had Duke and Anna, Luke and Laura, Frisco and Felicia all gracing our screens. Huh? What? It WAS just yesterday? Anyway..
Tracy has two speeds, Bitch and Bitchier. Sometimes I relish seeing it, other times I am in a pickle. I want to slap her and tell her to human up. She is so determined to get ELQ that she was willing to kill it before anyone else could have it. How sick is that?
Poor Luke! He lost two loves in one day. Anna and Laura. He was in a Turkish prison to prove that Duke was not who he claimed to be, and that caused Anna to find the real Duke. Now the love of his life is back. And she brought her newly minted fiance! Luke's nemesis Scotty Baldwin! Scotty holds grudges too. You know this will not bode well for Lulu. She did kill Scotts spawn in self defense. Scott doesn't see it that way. Look for a bit of trouble on that front. When he picks that scab, the blood spatter will hit many people.
AJ and Elizabeth? I like it. Why? They are both damaged and trying to make things in their lives good. Give AJ a chance. He is going to surprise you.
Poor Steve Webber...He found a woman to love and now he's about to take the long dirt nap. His "mother" Heather will have a role in this. That will make her crazy to the second power. Olivia will have some difficulty dealing with his demise as well.
Connie/Kate is getting so intense! I see them as two different people. This is a tribute to Kelly Sullivans acting. You can see a physical change when the alters shift. Sonny has two dates for the prom.
Michael and Starr are a good couple. He should take lessons from her in how to get employed. Does this kid even have a paying job?Where is the rent money coming from?
Sabrina...the mouse needs to roar. If she was smart, she would get an attorney to represent her, get a copy of the autopsy report. Britt only changed the one copy that Steve got from the lab tech. And that brings us to Patrick. Is he that slow? Is he that stupid? He should tell Monica that Britt has a hard on to kill Sabrina's career. And Monica should ask other staff members about Sabrina instead of taking Britts complaint as gospel.
It looks like we will be visiting the subject of Sam's father VERY SOON! Hmm....wonder what nut will shake out of that family tree?
The Nurses Ball is going to happen in a few weeks. Lucy will be the emcee. So that means she will not be in the nutfarm or jail.
I hope Frisco doesn't let the Britch bully him. We all know what a pussycat he is. OK..Even I had trouble with that one.
With Anna stepping down as Police Commissioner, who will take over? Mac? John McBain? Or the real crime solver in town...Spinelli? Speaking of Spinelli.. Ellie will learn of Maxie's baby caper. She will be torn between the truth or keeping Spinelli. What will happen when he finds out that Maxie is carrying his child with the intent to foist it on Dante and Lulu as their own??? Fireworks. They're not just for the 4th anymore.
Big things are happening. And I want to go on record as saying that I LIKE Todd and John and even Starr. They have infused new blood and a rich history into GH. The fans who want them gone are being very short sighted.
Also..I would like Laura, Duke, Anna, Felicia and AJ to stay. But, I can't wait to see Noah Drake at the Ball. Frisco too...
So many things are happening in Port Chuckles, it's hard to decide where to start. Lucy Coe is back with a vengeance. She came back for the Nurses Ball, but savvy fans know that she left New York too easily. This screams BACKSTORY. What is it? My guess for what it's worth.. Lucy knew her company was beyond saving, her personal life was a mess and she could not cope. So, Sabrina and Felix showed up and gave her another reason to go forward..or backward as the case may be. Although she came for the Nurses Ball, she found herself the desired center of attention between A.J. and Tracy. She jockeyed for position and ended up as the Co(Coe) CEO of ELQ. That is until she ran across John McBain and went cuckoo for Cocoa Puffs. What does all this vampire talk mean? Well..it doesn't mean that we will be seeing any vamps. What made Lucy flip out? Hmm...We know that Kevin Collins is coming back and he and Lucy are (were) married. Kevin has a daughter named Livvie who is out of the picture. Lucy is having a mental break that will last as long as a cup of coffee from SonnyBucks. She couldn't accept certain situations and rationalized them in her mind. Livvie left the family to be with a man that Lucy didn't like. So, he became a vampire in her mind. Seeing McBain at Kelly's triggered it. he looks enough like the guy she hates to make her want to kill him. Sam? She resembles Livvie. So Lucy fixes her reality by dusting the vampire Caleb..even though he doesn't exist. We will get to see bits and pieces of the old soap while Lucy recovers her "sanity". Now, lets move on to Carly. While being her usual out of control and bitchy self, she trashed Todds belongings and her hair. A.J. was there to witness this and keep her safe. Did she thank him for not taking advantage of the situation? Nope..not Carly. He should have left her to finish the hatchet job and hurt herself.
BRITT..Does anyone like her? Not in this view.. She is another stalker type that Patrick seems to draw to himself. She is about to show her true colors. When she gets in Emma's face about the child's good taste in not worshipping her, Emma disappears from her care. Did Britt harm her? No..but this will forever change how Patrick sees her. My guess? Emma will seek out the person she feels safe with..Sabrina. Between this and working on the Nurse's ball, Patrick will view Sabrina as more than a babysitter. The makeover/reveal of her good looks is coming quickly. The Princess Diaries meet Cinderella. However, Britt will try to destroy Sabrina first. Messing with her job and schooling come to mind.
MAXIE.. Maxie is pregnant by Spinelli. She is supposed to be having the Lante baby. Whats going to happen? My guess..Spinelli and Ellie will have a rough time when Spin comes clean about the NYE sex with Maxie. Maxie will think its an opening to get Spin back..BUT, when she sees that Spin is committed to Ellie and her recovery, she stays silent. How will this shake out? For a while, Lane will be happy thinking their baby is safely growing in Maxie. Then things happen..Ellie will do the math and the tests that show just who the baby really is.. Lulu will get pregnant and find out she can carry the baby to term. She and Maxie will have a rocky fight, but in the end all will be forgiven. Maxie will miscarry right after Spin learns he will be a father. That is, if patterns follow their predictable course
STEVE.. Olivia has a vision of Steve in a pool and endangered. Steve is gonna die. How? By drowning because of the actions of another person. I think that Heather will escape once again and try to kill someone else. Bad luck for Steve who will be there instead of the real victim (Todd? A.J.? John McBain?) and perish. Heather will complete her trip to crazytown. This will kick off a murder investigation with a line of suspects.
Sonny and Connie and Kate.. Sonny is starting to feel for Connie. Maybe he really feels remorse over her rape and the loss of her son. There are things about Connie tha he really is drawn to..but he also loves Kate. Where is she? Not far..Kate will begin to fight her way back because she is jealous of herself. This will result in a hybrid version of ConKate. The ride will be bumpy and fraught will drama. In the end Kate will emerge and take the best of Connie with her. In the meantime, we will see a Connie who has real emotions and a heart.
Dante and Lulu are really looking forward to having a baby. They think Maxie is a safe vessel..we all know what really happened. Lulu will find herself pregnant and scared. She knows he will lose the baby. Should she abort and save herself and Dante the grief? Nope! She will learn that the tests were wrong. By accident or design the results were not hers. So..we get a Lante baby! Olivia will be overjoyed while at the same time grieving over Steve. Fear not Olivia fans! A new love is coming... Maybe Robert Scorpio? Maybe Luke? Who knows?
A.J. is about to find out how far people are willing to go to make him look bad yet again. I hear that he will be drugged and left for Micheal and Monica (and maybe the press) to find. But Liz finds him first and helps him by getting him clean and sober. He will get close to Elizabeth..she doesn't judge him.
SAM.. she will be in McBains orbit and get back to being the tough cookie she used to be. Once she and John are all happy and cozy, a stranger will appear. He will fell familiar, yet he will not be recognized. That is..until the reveal that he is Jason Morgan or Quartermane with amnesia and a new face. Its only soap reality.
January 5, 2013
Here we are again. Maxie has miscarried the Lante baby, and feeling guilty and lost, turns to Spinelli. They did the deed and Maxie will be pregnant once again! How? She has loads of hormones coursing through her from the procedure, and YES, it is possible to becoome pregnant so quickly after a miscarriage, rare, but real. What will happen? Lets see..Maxie will not reveal the truth for a while. Why? Spinelli will learn about Ellies accident and rush to her side. He will be there for her recovery and rehab. Maxie will see how much Spin cares for Ellie and decides not to use the child to come between them. We all know how well that works... Patrick can't stop thinking about Sabrina and the kiss that didn't happen. He wants to talk to her..Britt learns about the near kiss by eavesdropping on them. She comes up with a plan. She tells Sabrina that Patrick feels awkward because Sabrina threw herself at him, thus making Sabrina feel uncomfortable enough to tell Patrick to find another babysitter. Patrick feels awful about Sabrina saying the words..so Britt begins stage two. Patrick is in the shower and she joins him! Too bad the floor is slick and slippery...
Connie feels something unfamiliar..COMPASSION. Her son is dying and when he is declared brain dead, she as his only relative has to make the decision to pull life support. Sonny is there for her, and comforts her while she comes to grips with what she should do..
Todd and Johnny are both arrested for all of their deeds.. Todd is beyond angry that Johnny threw him under the bus and tries to kill Johnny. Todd is so desperate to talk to Carly that he asks John McBain to help him get out of jail! John is busy trying to make Sam understand that Jason is dead and gone...She finally accepts that "fact" and Monica helps her plan a memorial service. Where does this leave the former vampires? Soon they will be sucking face...
Carly walks in on AJ and Connie just as AJ is about to drink..Sonny finds Connie with AJ and they are making out.. Intervention... Dante and Lulu will be getting the baby they want so badly. It seems that those sad test results were wrong. Tampered with? We must wait and see.. But, Lulu will get pregnant and carry the baby to term. Olivia will have a premonition about Steve and we know that he will be gone in February..Robert will come out of his coma, but will he remember Robin? And if her does, will anyone believe him? Johnny won't beat these charges, and Todd will have to deal with a rage filled Carly. Things are getting nice and twisted!
November 30, 3012
I have to admit it.. I am impressed with the writing. Revisiting the past as well as incorporating it into the current storylines is awesome. AJ finally getting to tell Michael the circumstances of what transpired years ago is a long time coming. Finding out what made Connie hate Sonny, and the acting it out was riveting. Now we get to see why Tomas DelGado looks exactly like Lorenzo Alcazar! Unanswered questions are being answered and mysteries are formed and explored. Faison is back, as well as Helena, Robert, Felicia and Duke! Its magical right now. Some fans are not pleased with the blast from the past, but many more are thrilled. Now, lets see how things could shake out...
Anna is headed to Switzerland with the man she thinks is Duke. She will make a discovery while there..Faison asks Dr. Obrecht how to get through to her. We know that Robin and Duke are at the clinic. Robert is on his way there. Will he find any information? Things are hopping. Lulu and Dante are in a happy haze over finding their surrogate in Maxie. Something is bound to happen. It is a soap... Spinelli will have a strong reaction making Ellie rethink her relationship. AJ will make Sam think better of him..Tracy has missed the meaning of the jar of Pickle Lila.. Luke will be back soon, and how will that play out? he and Robert will have their hands full with Faison. Michael and Starr will be roomies and Starr will finally figure out the truth about Johnny. So much is coming. And we get Lucy Coe and the Nurses Ball!!!
November 14, 2012
Well..Things are certainly popping in Port Charles! Sonnyis getting it all over. He has lost his best friend and enforcer Jason, his love Kate has been stuffed into the basement of Connies psyche, AJ is back to ply Micheal with truth and his bodyguard confessed that Kate/Connie was all over him at the bachelorette party. Now, we find out that Faison is back..soon to be followed by Helena. Whats a poor mobster to do? I will tell you.. He will come out swinging, Carly will have his back, as she and Sonny share that wonderful bonding moment of hanging AJ on a meathook..taking away his child and making him a tad nutsy. Did you not love Tracy and Monica after Tracy got out of the boathouse? Poor Alice! She barely got away. Of course, jail is better than living with angry Tracy. We know now that Duke is also alive. That tells us that he and Robin will escape and things will get more ugly. Michael is confused and doesn't know what to think. I have no doubts that Carly will tell him what to think and believe. Not so successful this time...
That being said, I have to say that things on the show are moving quickly. Some of you do not care for all the characters on the show. I like it better than seeing the same people everyday and hearing the same words all the time. If I could, I would have Patrick get his head out of his rectum and see Britt for who she is. When she ordered Sabrina to get her scrubs cleaned, Patrick should have seen the real Britt. Robin spoke too soon. She should have let "Duke" rescue her and told Anna her suspicions. Chalk it up to the jolt to her brain.
Dante and Lulu are feeling lost and alone. They really want a baby. That means that adoption is off the table for them..surrogacy is the topic now. It will not be affordable. Juat when they are at their lowest, Lulu will become pregnant. She will be upset, knowing she will lose the baby. However..she and Dante will learn that she CAN carry a baby! Joy abounds... I love Todd Manning. He always make me laugh. I wish he would grow a set and get Connie out of his life. Johnny is a mobster. Why doesn't he just do his thing and spare us the constant mud that is Connie? Starr and Michael need to move ahead, someone needs to find Kristina, and Luke should check on Dukes story. How on earth will all of these stories dovetail? Wait and see. More surprises are coming!
Good Day everyone! It seems that the excrement has volleyed into the air disbursement system. Who did not have a major screech when Johnny had to face Carly over his marriage to Connie? Sorry..But if I were Johnny I would have come clean to Carly in the office and told her the truth. She is a conniver and would have thought of a way to fix it. Seems Johnny doesn't love her enough after all. Poor Sonny. He is hogtied and unable to fix this. UNLESS..he forgives his son in law and has him commit his sainted mother to Shadybrook. He IS a blood relative after all! Can you just imagine the fallout from that? Yippee Skippy! Olivia is having some really cool premonitions. Spoilerwise, remember she saw Lulu in a full term pregnancy. She will be having some more premonitions that will be less that calming.
Spinelli and his Ellie are driving Maxie crazy. Good! Maxie treated him like dirt because she knew he would always be there. Now she sees that he is not available to her. OUCH! Matt Hunter! Get a lawyer..your wife may just file for divorce. Patrick has been seeing the nasty to everyone except Patrick, Brit. She really is just a maneater. We will see a Cinderella story of sorts with Sabrina. That is, until Robin comes back. Then we will have a cool triangle until Patrick makes his choice. Poor Emma. Daddy is just a playa..
Duke Lavery has some 'splaining to do. Like where has he been for the last 22 years and where did he get the original face? Who was the guy with the plastic surgery? Luke has found Robert and confessed the truth to him, so he hot foots it back to Anna..Only she is not alone! Hey Luke, remember Duke? Hijinks ensue...
Poor Tracy. her past has met her present and her future is so iffy.. Lets see..She was married to a mobster, and another mobster..and she had a fling with a mobster, and one with Duke Lavery. yet, she continues to grouse about Sonny. Pot? Meet Kettle! Monica is about to get a wonderful gift. Her grandchild! Sam will get her son back. She doesn't know that Jason is the father ...yet. That will happen after she and McBain do the horizontal Hokey Pokey. Awkward!!! I feel so bad for Tea. She truly loves that baby. She will be devastated. However, a door opens. Victor is alive!
Todd and Johnny have to face the music. Todd and the baby swap are front and center. He is gonna need a bigger lawyer...Carly will not be pleased. She will forgive him after a bit. She likes him. Blair returns to PC. Todd has feelings for her and Carly. Whats an egomaniacal killer blackmailing guy to do? Watch. Todd is delicious.
Dante and Lulu will finally get the news they have been waiting for! Lulu might want to learn to cook as well. Olivia has her own life. But, she won't see her grandchild eat nasty food...lol. Dante and Sonny get closer as Sonny does not do the evil revenge thing. Think of Sonny as a grandfather... Sonny will enter a pact with Trey..look out Mommie Dearest!
I am really happy that the show is so revitalized. Plotlines are wrapping faster and twists just keep on coming. Do I like every story twist? No... But that just meanst that It isn't going the way I want it to go. I am a control freak. Even my soap has to do what I want. But, much like life, I don't have to like everything. If everything went as I think it should, I am SURE that I would lose interest. I get angry at some silly thing, and swear that the writers are idiots.. then all of a sudden, POW! The payoff is right there and it works. I get loads of emails about characters or plots that make you all crazy. All I can say is, just watch. You may be mad in the short term, but the final denouement will knock your socks off.
On to the show...... Heather is the scariest villianess on the show right now. And thats because she truly is in her own little psychotic world. Connie confuses me. She was so in love with Sonny back in the day, and now she only wants to cause him pain. Why? I don't buy the self preservation crap. She should find a way to get away without hurting someone she claims to love. The way she treated Olivia at the bachelorette party was inexcusable. Poor Milo! Come to mama..I will make you feel better. Sam and Jason are not done yet. They just don't know it yet. She will have her thing with McBain, but she hasn't said goodbye to Jason yet. The baby may not change everything... Elizabeth should not be allowed to talk to any woman in an elevator. She tampered with the DNA test, and shot any chance she had with Jason right in the ass. She will come clean this week, but her actions will forever be hovering in the background. I think we will see Liz with a new man soon. Maxie had better put on her big girl panties quick or she will lose Spinelli to the lovely Ellie. Lulu and Dante have been in babymaker mode for weeks. They will get their wish, and drive each other crazy with little oopsies.. Luke and Tracy? yes. They will turn to each other for support while the people they really want are otherwise involved. Tracy has the Joe Jr. monkey on her back. How will she react when he kidnaps Kristina? Joe really wants to get even with Sonny because his father chose Sonny over him. Will he try to kill his daughter in law? Stay tuned. Trey will have his eyes opened to more than Daddys real self. He will find he really has feelings for his wife. Rumor has it that Lucy will be back and she is a magazine editor par excellence. She will take over Crimson or bring a new fashion mag to town. With the death of John Ingle, the show may choose to retire the character with a funeral. It is respectful and a tribute to him as well.
Characters to watch closely this week..Jason, John, Todd, Johnny, Kate/Connie, Heather, Trey and Joe jr. Also, Sonny, Carly and Sam. They have some hot stuff coming up!
Good weekon GH, wouldn't you agree? I loved Todd at the Q's with the soup, and his asides to Johnny. Now, lets get on with it. Sonny and Jax make for strange bedfellows. The truce that has them working together is a pleasant diversion. The constant bickering and insults were getting old. Carly is about to get her world rocked. Jerry shoots Johnny, and he makes a "deathbed confession". Heather killed the poor woman at Ferncliff, all the while spouting how she has changed. She of course made a beeline to Llanview to see Tea. bear in mind that the biggest explosions will not be the ones that are set off at the docks. Tea learns the truth, and Heather takes off with baby Jasam She goes to Port Charles (its ok, the good guys have the cure)to do her brand of justice. The baby reveal is just the beginning of a bigger story. Sam witnesses something that causes her to dump Jason. Could it be the birthday kiss from Liz?
Sonny and Kate plan their wedding. They have help..Connie is in the house. Sonny doesn't know if Joe Jr. was telling the truth about Kates son..but he is about to find out. Sonny is also the one to let Tracy know just who her new boyfriend really is..before he does, Tracy agrees to help Joe keep Trey safe. Trey will need protection when Kristina spills the beans about her newly minted husband. Kate will come face to face with Trey, and secrets that have been long hidden will come out. Maxie will finally get face time with her mom Felicia. Seems that Felicia and Mac are truly back together... Starr and Michael are still yearning for each other, and both are afraid to make the next step..but they will. Patrick finally will let go of Robin and move on.. he will get into a new romance just in time for Robin to come back! Anna will have her own blast from the past..Duke Lavery! They were such a romantic couple...ahhhhhh. Now she will have a triangle. How will she deal with the fact that he has Robin? And why does he have her?
Jason will be on the horns of a dilemma.. Many things will be happening to him emotionally and it will lead to his leaving town. Todd will be more actively pursuing Carly///Then Blair comes to town. The stories will all tie together. More characters will be seen, and its good. Why? Because there are more than 10 people in PC! I like the Shawn/Alexis pairing. He is strong and honest and she needs that. McBam had me hooked since they first came together on Port Charles as Caleb and Livvie. Enjoy whats coming..There are more surprises in store!
Jerry has returned and he is out of control. No surprise there at all. Sebastian Roche is by far a master at playing the villain. This go around, he failed at at least one thing..Jax. He was unable to keep Jax in Singapore. What does this mean? Jax has been exposed to the toxin. He could die and so could Carly. Who would raise Joss? Lady Jane? She has her own life. He used Ewen, who is proving to be truly psycho. He can do all this damage to people without any real guilt. He SAYS he feels bad, but does nothing to endanger himself. If he was truly repentent, he would have come clean and warned people. The implications from this story are like ripples in a pond. They get farther and farther into the water. Yes, everyone is facing their own mortality and as a result, will do and say things they would normally avoid. Molly and TJ will discuss their virginity. Should they do the deed for their Bucket List? Confessions will be made, and some people will join forces. Jason and Sam will most likely recall what might have been, and it will be so painful to see. Alexis may have been innoculated, but her children weren't. Thats enough to destroy a mother. When everyone is saved, as they surely will be, they will be left with the rubble of what they did in response to the terroristic threat.
What else will happen? Heather escapes from Ferncliff and heads straight for Tea in Llanview. What will this mean? Think about it...She will take the baby as leverage. She has the ace up her sleeve of knowing the true paternity and who the baby really is, and its NOT Victor Jr.
This act will put Todd and his fragile bond with Tea, Blair and Carly in jeopardy. Not to mention his daughter Starr. If Jason finds out the truth, Todd is a dead man.
But, WAIT! Theres more! Johnny knows too. And If Todd is outed, he will no doubt throw Johnny under the bus. Carly will know he lied, he will be caught for killing Anthony, and also shooting out Anthonys tires, killing two people. Starr will know everything as will Carly, Sonny and Jason...imagine the possibilities!
Dante and Lulu want a family. That will happen. Why? They are a young working couple and the challenges they will face affect millions of couples every day. Family issues will be the thrust of this. Speaking of family issues..Olivia! She is recovering from Heathers attack and everyone thinks she is a nucking futcase. She is not hallucinating. She is simply developing second sight. Seeing things others can't see. Like Lulu's pregnancy, Ewens true nature, and the poisoned water supply. She will also see Connie and many other things..But who will believe her?
Robin is still floating around out there. The ECT may have messed with her mind, but she will recover. When she IS finally found, she will need a rest and therapy. Will Patrick stay or take Emma and go with her? Think about it...
The new writing team has really picked up the pacing and brought back the excitement that has been missing for so long. I truly had hoped that Garin Wolfe was up to the challenge of being the head writer. He proved me wrong..SO wrong. Now, I am happy that he was replaced. The addition of characters we knew, as well as the few from OLTL have energized the show. They have rewritten all the awful crap that was written for some vets, like Anna, Robert, and Luke. Luke was all but unwatchable for a few years. he is BACK! Removing Mac as police commissioner turned out to be a good thing. He can be more like the old scalawag he once was. ABC has really gotten behind the show now. I think that we all should as well. No more "if they do this, I will never watch again" crap. Real fans roll with it.
August ,18 2012
WARNING..SPOILERS ARE INCLUDED
Well, it seems that things are popping all over Port Charles! Imagine the implications of what we already know..
Heather has some secrets. Some BIG ones. She knows where Sam's baby is, and she knows the truth about the paternity. When it comes out in a few weeks, the bomb will do damage to so many lives! Tea DelGado will be destroyed, she has bonded with the baby, and he has bonded with her. John McBain will be the bad guy who must tell her the truth. Tea will learn later that Victor, her love, is really alive and hanging out at a clinic somewhere. Sam will be overjoyed! She won't know that Jason is the daddy right away, and that will be a reveal that will either bring them together, or force them further apart. Speaking of Jason..He loves Sam. BUT, he also loves Elizabeth. He doesn't know that because he is limited on emotional understanding. Thats why he couldn't tell Sam he would try to love her baby. Jason will put on his chainmail and be the knight that saves Liz from the evil doctor Keenan. Jerry will put his plan into action. This plan is a giant blackmail plot..on the surface. There is more to the story..and more people involved. More on that later..
Jax is back! He is there for Joss..and Carly. he still loves Carly, and she loves him. Johnny will be made very insecure about that tiny fact. What will he do? Something stupid yet predictable. He will then lose Carly and most probably his life. Joe Jr. is a character that I can do without. I love the actor, but the character is one step up from pond scum. Also, he not as smart as he thinks he is. Does he not think the real story will come out? Trey will end up hating daddy. He will find out Kate is his mother. There will be anger and tears. He will vow to never forgive her..THEN, as truths come out, he will slowly change his mind.
Olivia will appear to be having weird hallucinations. We will come to see that the LSD hit her brain in a way that unlocked some ESP. These are more like precognition.
Sonny and Katonnie are busy planning a life together. All three of them.That is, until Connie pops in. Kate will find out that Connie and Johnny have a secret. Sonny will be less that happy...and Johnny less than a good bet to survive.
The others? Michael and Starr are a cute couple..Maxie will be played by Kirsten Storms and the BIG question..Dante and Lulu..Whats going on? They are a young newlywed couple. They have a lot going on in their families. They are in the glow of impending parenthood..what could go wrong? Jerry Jax. His schemes will put many in danger..including Mrs. Falconeri and her hubby. Stay tuned. As the new time slot approaches, stories will come together and grow into other stories. As April gets closer, more and more old faves return and we will have the old and new together. ABC is firmly behind GH now. Your voices and purchasing power have been heard. BTW..GAA is sinking faster than cement.July 28, 2012