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6 hours ago, ChitHappens said:

^^^ It's like Staff thinks if she plays NinUGH like a child/naive, she can pass for an ingenue. That ship sailed about 3 decades ago!  She's just awful. 

 

Frankly I don't think Michelle Stafford has ever been able to pass for an ingenue. She's just not that type.

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1 hour ago, JellicleCat said:

 

Frankly I don't think Michelle Stafford has ever been able to pass for an ingenue. She's just not that type.

 

Nope. She isn't.

 

So onto today ... Charlotte is Lulu's. Shocking absolutely NO ONE. Zzzzzzzzzz. So just like her mother, Lulu has a Cassadine kid. And Carly Jr. is still playing mind games with Sonny.

 

 

Pissy and Smelly are writing riveting, smart tv alright (where's the eyeroll emoticon?)

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29 minutes ago, JONNYSBRO said:

Ponds u wont believe what Jean and Shelly have planned for 2017. just fabulous emotionally gripping storylines that sweep.the canvas. smarttv is muy fantastico Y muy bonita.

 

You sound like a lunatic

20 hours ago, JONNYSBRO said:

Kman SOD named GH most improved show of 2016

 

Like that's some big achievement?

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It's currently residing in the GH writer's room

 

Haven't gathered the energy to watch today's show yet.

 

Pissy and Smelly's mediocre writing has put me to sleep more days than not. 

 

Caroline Benson Nelle Hayes is being written chapter and verse the way Carly arrived.  One would have to be blind to not see Lulu being Charlotte's mother. Greenlee  Hayden gets the disease Hammy has...

 

Yawn!

 

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2 hours ago, YRBB said:

GOD what an effort it was to get through even one episode. I had to fight with everything in me not to stop it. The episode had 32 scenes but it felt like 50 plus.

 

It's terrible, isn't it? One scene lasts like barely 30 seconds before it's onto the next and the next and the next ... just awful. It's because there's no substance. They wouldn't know a long scene if it smacked them in the face. And they have to service 50+ people.

 

And meanwhile, so many dead weight actors are sucking up contracts while veterans who should be on contract are lucky to get a few appearances a month. It's really ass-backwards. Why does Michelle Stafford get a contract while Kristina Wagner, Leslie Charleson, Lynne Herring, Jackie Zeman, etc. all go without?

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I have not a clue what u guys arent seeing. the Nelle storyline is classic using history but there are a few differences in this storyline. Jean uses more women over 40 then any other head writer. the ratings are steady, Jean/Shelly won the WGA, and will sweep the emmys. any soap should mirror GH stability. 

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Just now, JONNYSBRO said:

I have not a clue what u guys arent seeing. the Nelle storyline is classic using history but there are a few differences in this storyline. Jean uses more women over 40 then any other head writer. the ratings are steady, Jean/Shelly won the WGA, and will sweep the emmys. any soap should mirror GH stability. 

There's nothing stable about GH. GH has been in free fall for years now. On today's show we had Nina acting like a 15 yrs old. Boring Lulu and Dante baby nonsense. One smelly bummy rapist kidnapping another rapist and putting him in a cage. Liz is a dayplayer in the Tom story. Jelly throws crumbs at Monica, Bobbie and Tracy. All a fierce Q Queen Tracy does is prop up Hayden and Hammy. Jelly have made super spy Anna weak. The Nelle story in better hands could've been a great use of history. The dark lighting they use i can barely see any of the cheap sets.

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50 minutes ago, KMan101 said:

 

It's terrible, isn't it? One scene lasts like barely 30 seconds before it's onto the next and the next and the next ... just awful. It's because there's no substance. They wouldn't know a long scene if it smacked them in the face. And they have to service 50+ people.

 

And meanwhile, so many dead weight actors are sucking up contracts while veterans who should be on contract are lucky to get a few appearances a month. It's really ass-backwards. Why does Michelle Stafford get a contract while Kristina Wagner, Leslie Charleson, Lynne Herring, Jackie Zeman, etc. all go without?

 

It is! Like, holding on for dear life and patience kind of terrible. Constant silly little scene cliffhangers so they can chop everything up into bite-sized segments. No real emotion. No drama. But filling up long scenes in that kind of environment would be deathly.

 

And don't get me started on that second part of your post. Lord. LORD how infuriating.

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