The bubble has burst. Soap operas, those daytime TV staples, are dying a sad, slow death, with the announcement that All My Children and One Life to Live would be added to the long list of daytime TV shows that have bitten the dust. That leaves the three major networks with just four soap operas between them — General Hospital on ABC; Days of Our Lives on NBC; and The Young and the Restless and The Bold and the Beautiful on CBS. Typing that made me think about my grandma.

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