Days of Our Lives’ Glorious Sweeps Event

By Marlena De Lacroix My readers know what disdain I usually have for stagey sweeps stunts, so imagine my shock at being sucked into the very beginning of last Friday's episode of Days of Our Lives and then spit out an hour later thoroughly entertained ... and even thrilled! The plane carrying various members of the Brady family returning … [Read more...]

Welcome to Yearning for Yesterday, Our New Feature

 By Marlena De Lacroix Whenever I talk about favorite old soaps with longtime soap fans, the conversation always ends the same way:  "Weren't soaps so much better then?" We all yearn for yesterday.  For many of us, soaps have been part of our lives for decades. It feels good to look back, just as it would looking at a family album. … [Read more...]