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Daytime's all time best and worst fathers


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Mac Cory (AW)

Bo Buchanan (OLTL)

Clint Buchanan (speaking mainly of CR's long tenure on the show) (OLTL)

Worst

Asa Buchanan (Loved him but he was an s.o.b., especially when he "disowned" Bo so he could steal Delila) (OLTL)

Edward Quartermaine (GH)

Johnny Ryan (too sanctimonious) (RH)

Palmer Cortlandt (AMC)

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DAYTIME'S BEST FATHERS

DAYS

Tom Horton

Grandpa Shawn Brady

ATWT

Bob Hughes

AW

Mac Cory

AMC

Joe Martin

OLTL

Clint Buchanan (Clint Richie's portrayal)

GL

Roger Thorpe (even though he did horrible things, he loved Chrissy (a.k.a Blake)

Alan Spaulding (first actor, he loved himself some Philip)

I know I am missing some characters. I am drawing a blank right now!

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the best soap dad ever.... Mac Scorpio.

For raising three daughters who were not hid; two of whom he wasnt even blood realted too. He was a better father - a betetr parent than thier mothers too - to these girls. Robin, Maxie, and Georgie were all abdoned by their parents for selfish reasons. Mac stepped up.

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the best soap dad ever.... Mac Scorpio.

For raising three daughters who were not hid; two of whom he wasnt even blood realted too. He was a better father - a betetr parent than thier mothers too - to these girls. Robin, Maxie, and Georgie were all abdoned by their parents for selfish reasons. Mac stepped up.

That's true. I forgot about Mac. I didn't leave a list because I could come up with very few best, but I'm glad you did. Mac's a great choice.

There's also Chris Hughes on ATWT.

Worst...so many, but I've consistently appalled at how horrible the Ron Raines Alan Spaulding has been as a father.

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Bo Brady is another really good father. He loves his kids, he forgives themw hen they screw up, but he doesnt let them off the hook and get away with anything. He does his best, and soemtimes his temper gets the better of him, but at the end of the day he loves them and makes sure they know it.

Id argue he is the most realistic soap dad.

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Best:

AMC: Joe Martin, Charles Tyler, Stuart Chandler

AW: Mac Cory, Jim Matthews,

ATWT: Grandpa Hughes, Chris Hughes, Bob Hughes

Days: Bo Brady, Tom Horton, Shawn Brady, Mickey Horton, Roman Brady

GH: Steve Hardy, Mac Scorpio

GL: Papa Bauer

OLTL: Clint Buchanan, Joe Riley, Jim Craig

SFT: Stu Bergman

Y&R: Stuart Brooks (although he did have a few moments)

Worst:

AMC: David Hayward, Adam Chandler, Jesse Hubbard, Zach Slater, Ryan Lavery, Palmer Cortlandt

AW: Carl Hutchins, Reginald Love, Spencer Harrison

ATWT: John Dixon, James Stenbeck, Craig Montgomery

B&B: Eric Forrester, Ridge Forrester

Days: Stefano DiMera, Victor Kiriakis, Bill Horton

GH: Sonny Corinthos, Luke Spencer, Edward Quartermaine

GL: Roger Thorpe, Alan Spaulding, Bill Bauer

OLTL: Asa Buchanan, Todd Manning (the absolute worst ever in soaps), Will Vernon, Victor Lord

SFT: Lloyd Kendall

SB: CC Capwell

Y&R: Victor Newman, Bill Foster (abandoned his family for years), Nick Reed

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the best soap dad ever.... Mac Scorpio.

For raising three daughters who were not hid; two of whom he wasnt even blood realted too. He was a better father - a betetr parent than thier mothers too - to these girls. Robin, Maxie, and Georgie were all abdoned by their parents for selfish reasons. Mac stepped up.

ITA. He was automatically my first choice

Todd Manning is the best father on daytime.

You are joking right? He's definetly one of the worst. Id also mention Luke Spencer

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