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PC #71: If You Build It They Will Come


On today's Pop Confidential podcast Jamey Giddens, Luke Kerr, Jillian Bowe, Melodie Aikels, Regan Cellura and Jenna Dorsi dish the latest TV and  pop culture hot topics and headlines, including:

The latest twists and turns on American Horror Story: Coven. Olivia Pope's mother takes desperate measures on Scandal. Is the demise of Cristina and Meredith friendship on Grey's Anatomy great drama or death by a thousand cuts? A shocking death takes place on Person of Interest. Should Daniel be killed off on Revenge

Find out what the PC gang thought of the American Music Awards and the performance by Miley Cyrus.

All this and more on today's Pop Confidential. 

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DC #743: Top 5 Things We're Thankful For in 2013

On today's Daytime Confidential Luke Kerr, Jamey Giddens, Jillian Bowe, Melodie Aikels and Regan Cellura count down the Top 5 Things They Are Thankful For in Soaps in 2013.

Share the Top 5 things you're thankful for from soaps in 2013 in the comments. We'd love to know what made your list!

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PC #70: Almost Human American Horror Story of a Sleepy Hollow


On today's Pop Confidential Jamey Giddens, Luke Kerr, Jillian Bowe, Melodie Aikels and Jenna Dorsi dish the latest in TV, movie and pop culture headlines and storylines, including:

Jillian shocks Jamey with an American Horror Story: Coven storyline twist that has him hyperventilating. Almost Human premieres on Fox. Will the PC gang be tuning in for more? Sleepy Hollow reveals another connection to the Headless Horseman. Once Upon a Time reveals the shocking identity of Peter Pan.

The Best Man Holiday hits theaters and nearly takes down Thor: The Dark World.

All this and juicy celebrity gossip on today's Pop Confidential. 

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DC #742: Shut Up, Effie

On today's Daytime Confidential podcast Luke Kerr, Jamey Giddens, Jillian Bowe and Melodie Aikels dish the latest The Bold and the Beautiful, Days of Our Lives, General Hospital and The Young and the Restless storylines and headlines, including:

The Bold and the Beautiful nears a five year high in the ratings. The Logan sisters take on Bill Spencer.

The fallout from Kristen's sex tape continues to rock Salem on Days of Our Lives. Peggy McCay lets it slip that Will and Sonny will be getting married.

Spixie and Lante face off in court on General Hospital. Ron Carlivati will have to write Tristan Rogers' Robert Scorpio out, because the actor is returning to The Young and the Restless.

Billy Miller is out at The Young and the Restless and is being replaced by David Tom in the role of Billy Abbott. Amelia Heinle renews her contract. Is Steve Burton being flown in to do Y&R? 

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PC #69: Once Upon a Scandalous Good Wife

On today's Pop Confidential Jamey Giddens, Luke Kerr, Jillian Bowe, Melodie Aikels and Jenna Dorsi dish the latest twists and turns of the fall television season, including:

Is The Good Wife the best show on broadcast television? What is up with an evil Peter Pan on Once Upon a Time? Why is Jafar on Once Upon a Time in Wonderland? Is Olivia Pope's mother really dead on Scandal? Could Congresswoman Josephine Marcus (Lisa Kudrow) be Sarah Palin, but with a brain on the ABC sudser?

The Vampire Diaries has too many doppelgangers. Tyler crosses over to The Originals to go after Klaus.  Downton Abbey gets another season. NBC wants to reboot Murder She Wrote. Is Dracula good, or do you find it boring?

What's up with Justin Bieber, tagging and whoring his way through Brazil?

All this and much more on today's Pop Confidential episode!

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DC #741: Dead Babies and Puzzle Pieces

On today's Daytime Confidential podcast, Luke Kerr, Jamey Giddens, Jillian Bowe and Melodie Aikels dish the latest All My Children, The Bold and the Beautiful, Days of Our Lives, General Hospital and The Young and the Restless headlines and storylines, including:

Has Prospect park shelved All My Children like it did One Life to Live? What will be its excuse this time, since it can't blame it on dead Llanview characters?

Bill survives falling down a cliff and has an epiphany that he needs to abandon Brooke and run back to Katie. Bill's decision and the joke of a diamond heist are perfect examples of how The Bold and the Beautiful's writing is back to being paint-by-numbers.

Days of Our Lives rocked with the wedding revelation Kristen had raped Eric. Victor proved he is the boss, by getting Salem's residents to watch Kristen's sex tape not once, but twice!

Eileen Davidson is so important to soaps, she deserves the best contract in daytime. Has JJ's storyline saved Dr. Hairy Chest from character suicide?

Franco's art gallery opening featured shocking twists and revelations on General Hospital.  Who could have guessed Scotty was Franco's father and that all of Heather's paintings were of Kelly's sandwiches? Franco comes clean, so he has a chance with Carly. Sonny discovers Morgan betrayed him to the Jeromes.

The Young and the Restless features fantastic acting, but is the most depressing soap on TV. While Y&R has improved a bit, it still has a long way to go to be fun to watch. Jack and Jill team up to get Chancellor, which of course means Cane has to be involved.

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