The editors of Soap Opera Digest have made their year end choices for the Best & Worst of Soaps in 2009. Their picks appear in the latest issue 12/15/09 of the magazine on sale at newstands this week. The big winner is the comeback soap of the year, Days of our Lives whose Baby Switch arc was named Best Story. Other honorees include: Most Preposterous Plot Twist- Philip is Alive on Y&R, Best Couple- Otalia, GL, Worst Couple- Sonny & Claudia GH, Best Triangle- Y&R’s Phyllis/Nick/Sharon, Biggest Waste of Talent Male and Female- Jason Cook ,GH and Beth Ehlers, AMC and On Air On-Soaps favorite SOD choices, Alison on ATWT as Most Boring Character and Worst Recast- Jamie Luner as Liza on AMC, and Worst Cliffhanger- What happened to Jeffrey on GL?
We also could not agree more with the choices for Best Show- One Life to Live, Most Disappointing Show- All My Children. And then the shocker of Most Improved Show- Guiding Light. How sad and how bittersweet!