This seems to be about soap tropes specific to telenovelas, so I thought maybe the article to be here. I'm sure British soaps have their own set of tropes.
12 Things People Always Do In Soap Operas That Make Zero Sense
I see that people are working themselves up into a rage about Ghostbusters yet again. I'd rather see someone cough up phlegm for half an hour than be told yet again about the martyrdom of Paul Feig and how every single part of Ghostbusters is terrible but his genius work.
Watching Capitol from the beginning, it's really heartbreaking once I've reached the Marla Adams episodes. It's so refreshing once Carolyn Jones comes back, and yet, still heartbreaking knowing how things will ultimately turn out.