'Days of our Lives' Spoilers (December 22-26, 2014)

Doug and Julie arrive in Salem for the holidays - and Doug is furious with
Hope for not telling him about Aiden.
Check out day-to-day spoilers and a sneak peek video below to find out what's happening on Days of our Lives during the week of December 22nd.

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Monday, December 22
Will (Guy Wilson) and Sonny (Freddie Smith) take Arianna for a visit with Gabi (Camila Banus).

Tuesday, December 23
Doug (Bill Hayes) and Julie (Susan Seaforth Hayes) arrive in town for the holidays - and Doug is furious with Hope for not telling him about Aiden (Daniel Cosgrove); Paige (True O'Brien) is stunned when Kimberly (Patsy Pease) tells her the truth about Shane.

'The Young and the Restless' Spoilers (December 22-26, 2014)

The holiday season is filled with love and unexpected surprises this year
on The Young and the Restless.
Check out the day-to-day spoilers and a sneak peek video below to find out what's happening on The Young and the Restless during the week of December 22nd.

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Monday, December 22
Chelsea (Melissa Claire Egan) asks Sage (Kelly Sullivan) if she's following her; Dylan (Steve Burton) tells Avery (Jessica) the mayor is willing to see them but he disappoints them with his actions; Sharon (Sharon Case) and Nick (Joshua Morrow) search for Faith; Billy (Burgess Jenkins) stops by Jack's house and meets "Gabriel Bingham"; Adam (Justin Hartley) sneaks into Chelsea's apartment.

'The Bold and the Beautiful' Spoilers (December 22-26, 2014)

Rick tells Ivy to keep quiet or lose her job.
Check out the day-to-day spoilers and a sneak peek video below to find out what's happening on The Bold and the Beautiful during the week of December 22nd.

[SPOILER ALERT]

Monday, December 22
Rick (Jacob Young) tells Ivy (Ashleigh Brewer) not to say anything about the his kiss with Maya (Karla Mosley) that she witnessed; Carter (Lawrence Saint-Victor) wishes he had a woman in his life.

Soap of the Week Poll (December 15-19, 2014)


Our new Soap of the Week reader poll is live. Vote for the daytime drama, actor, actress and couple that were your favorites this week. Last week, Days of our Lives was voted the favorite show by our readers for the second week in a row. Days' Freddie Smith and GH's Rebecca Herbst were favorite actor and actress, and Days' Will & Sonny were favorite couple.

You can vote for your favorites below (one vote per person per day). This week's poll closes on Monday, December 22 at 4 p.m. ET.



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Today in Soap Opera History (December 19)

1967: The Doctors' Althea turned in her resignation.
1997: General Hospital's Helena returned to Port Charles.
2008: All My Children celebrated the life of Myrtle Fargate.
2011: One Life to Live's Roxy dreamed about Fraternity Row.
"Most of us spend too much time on the last twenty-four hours and too little on the last six thousand years."
― Will Durant

"Today in Soap Opera History" is a collection of the most memorable, interesting and influential events in the history of scripted, serialized programs. From birthdays and anniversaries to scandals and controversies, every day this column celebrates the soap opera in American culture.

On this date in...

1966: On Peyton Place, Norman Harrington (Christopher Connelly) told his wife, Rita (Patricia Morrow), that he no longer wanted to have children. "If you want to have a baby so badly, you'd better cash in that ring and go out and get yourself a cat with a healthy pedigree," Norman told her.

Soap of the Week Poll Results (December 8-12, 2014)

Days of our Lives was voted favorite soap opera of the week.
The results are in from the We Love Soaps "Soap of the Week" poll for December 8-12, 2014. NBC's Days of our Lives was voted favorite soap opera of our readers for the second week in a row.

ABC's General Hospital was second followed by CBS' The Young and the Restless.

The Favorite Couple this week was Days of our Lives' Will & Sonny. Days' Freddie Smith and GH's Rebecca Herbst were voted Favorite Actor and Favorite Actress for the week.

Check out the complete list of shows below as well as the favorite couples, actors and actresses.

RANKSHOWLAST WEEKTOP 3
1Days of our Lives (NBC)1246
2General Hospital (ABC)2163
3The Young and the Restless (CBS)3115
4The Bold and the Beautiful (CBS)473