Helter Skelter
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In Los Angeles on The Bold and the Beautiful produced such an old-school cliffhanging episode for Monday that all hats go off to the writing team!  Two people called me and asked, “What dog you really think us going to happen?” Not texts — actual phone calls. Five major storylines, all strong leaves the ‘what will Ridge do?’ issue as the most exciting and important.

Bold and Beautiful,
season 34
episode 202

In Genoa City Wisconsin on the Young and the Restless, new foundations are made, while Ben “Stitch” Rayburn is starting to creep out a lot of people. Meanwhile, the addition of Ashland and Tara Locke have made Victoria finally shine in her role in the business world.

Young and the Restless
season 48, episode 2

The issues on both shows were about the decisions one makes in regard to whom they ought to place trust, and how much of that trust do they want in one place.

The Bold and the Beautiful

Have you ever been so blindly loyal to someone who has full legal capacity over you who takes your blind loyalty as a ticket to take you to the cleaners, don’t pass go, right to jail? Ever have a friend turn on you as that of what we saw on The Bold and The Beautiful?

The Young and the Restless
season 48
episode 186

Speaking of blind loyalty, Summer cannot be deterred from Kyle. She gave a kidney to Lola who was married to: Kyle at the time of the transplant. Add to that being the step-parent to  achild she doesn’t know to a child co-parented by Ashland and Tara Locke, the most haughty and arrogant characters that have been on since Jeff Bardwell was last seen.