By now you’ve heard about the cancellation of long running soap operas “All My Children and One Life to Live.”
Soap fans of the canceled shows have apparently been bombarding Oprah Winfrey with messages to save the shows… so much so, that Miss O released a video addressing why she ‘can’t dayum save everybody!!!’
[Sidebar: those are my words not hers… 😆 ]
Believe me, if there was a dime left to made from them on broadcast television it would still be happening.
And so because all good things come to an end, and all things have their time… as do the soaps… as does The Oprah Winfrey Show, I will not be taking on the responsibility of trying to revive an institution that for all intent and all purpose indicates that time has come for it to be over.
So thank you for believing I could save them. But I really can’t.
Video + transcript of why Oprah says she can’t save the soaps below: Continue Reading…