Tag: Soap Opera
The Story of Soaps
The new special created by People Magazine and ABC just might be more interesting than how it sounds.
This Day in Pop Culture for February 1
The first of many “sit in” protest at a Woolworth store began on this day in pop culture history.
This Day in Pop Culture for January 31
1949: The First Soap Opera The very first daytime soap opera to air on TV also had one of the shortest lives. Often credited for becoming the first regular daytime soap opera, These are My Children debuted in 1949. The 15-minute program aired in Chicago 12 years after Guiding Light started broadcasting on radio. (Guiding…