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By Marlena De Lacroix
I can’t stand watching General Hospital because of the din of Crazy Carly’s constant yelling about Jax’s relationship with Kate (when Carly secretly screwed Sonny). I could hardly bear watching last year’s incoherently plotted GH: Night Shift because in the end it was sound and fury signifying nothing.
So the last thing I expected the premiere of this year’s season of Night Shift to be was deadly boring. Did anyone make it through the entire hour?
The premiere of any show is at least supposed to be exciting, vamping you for the entire season. I think it was supposed to be exciting when the car crashed through the hospital’s wall into the nurse’s station. But, not only was it cheese-ily produced, but we soap fans have seen the car-crash-through-the-wall shtick twice before: on Another World, when Wallingford and Lily hilariously [Read more...]