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The Bold and the Beautiful opinion columns from 2014
Love a storyline? Want to throw the remote at the screen during others? Our Two Scoops columnists feel the same way. Each week, they provided their own commentary on the action in the Two Scoops column.
Every week, our Two Scoops columnists share their thoughts and opinions in the Two Scoops commentary columns. Those columns are archived to allow fans a chance to make sure that they've read every opinion for every week. This archive features columns written about The Bold and the Beautiful in the 2014 calendar year.
To access columns from other years or to review columns for other soaps, please see the Related Information links at the bottom of this page to access a specific year. Or to view a listing of all years for which columns are available, simply click here.
January 6, 2014
A new year means a chance for a fresh start, but will any of the Logans, Spencers, and Forresters realize the errors of their ways and take advantage of the opportunity? Just in case they don't, this week's Two Scoops offers up a few suggested New Year's Resolutions.
January 13, 2014
What if Brooke cleaned up her act? What if we found out why Taylor really left Los Angeles? And what if the Forrester-Logan-Spencer clan was besieged by scams perpetrated by crossover characters? It's that time of year...time to imagine what B&B might be like in an alternate reality. So settle in and check out the out-there ideas of Two Scoops' Mike!
January 20, 2014
The residents of Los Angeles are full of promises, promises of things both pleasant and unpleasant. But if you make a promise, shouldn't you be obligated to see it through? That's not necessarily the case, and the subject of debate in this week's Two Scoops column.
January 27, 2014
Brooke wanted to take Ridge on a ride to a wedding chapel, Maya put the brakes on Oliver's sudden stick shift, and, while Wyatt was pitching a tent, we got a peek at what's really driving Quinn. Buckle up and get ready to go past the speed limit with Two Scoops' Mike!
February 3, 2014
It was a very interesting week on The Bold and the Beautiful. No secrets are safe. Liam, Pam, and Charlie exposed Wyatt for his jewelry heist prank. Bill outed Ridge on how he spent his time away in Paris. Get your dishes ready; it's time for your weekly serving of Two Scoops.
February 10, 2014
B&B channeled The Flintstones this week. Wyatt wanted to know, "Wilma" keep causing trouble? The Fullers' mammoth slate-cleaning had Liam seeing "Fred." And as for Bill, "Betty" thinks Ridge is gay! Taste the rainbow with Two Scoops' Mike!'
February 17, 2014
Katie wants Ridge. Ridge wants Katie. Brooke wants Ridge (or so she says). Bill wants Brooke. Liam and Wyatt both want Hope. Hope wants Wyatt (until he does something again or Liam starts over with someone else). Aly wants Liam. Carter wants Maya. Oliver wants Maya. Maya doesn't know what she wants. It's an interesting yet heartbreaking Valentine's week on The Bold and the Beautiful.
February 24, 2014
Brooke tried to build a Bridge. Katie tried to cause a Bridge collapse. And Quinn helped Bill turn up the heat to burn a Bridge! London, Brooklyn, or River Kwai, it's time to talk some Bridge with Two Scoops' Mike!
March 3, 2014
It's been a week of revelations on The Bold and the Beautiful. Katie revealed she faked her latest fainting spell, Ridge admitted his feelings for Katie, Quinn admitted her feelings for Bill, and Aly's dark side is starting to shine through. Get your dishes ready; it's time for a hearty helping of Two Scoops.
March 10, 2014
This week, the Forrester-Spencer-Logans indulged in their favorite childhood game: hide-and-seek. Ridge and Katie found their concealed feelings. Brooke thought she was “it.” And Aly barely counted to ten before seeking out Great-Aunt Pam for help with Wyatt! Make a run for it and tag home base with Two Scoops' Mike!
March 17, 2014
It looks like the karma fairy paid everyone a visit this week on The Bold and the Beautiful. Wyatt's secret was exposed by his archenemy, and Brooke claims that she was betrayed by the people she loved the most. Get your dishes ready. It's time for this week's Two Scoops.
March 24, 2014
B&B was pre-empted Thursday and Friday for basketball, but the Forrester-Spencer-Logans hit the court with their own game. Brooke dribbled booze. Aly called foul while her mother's head looked ready for a hook shot. And Ridge and Katie went for a slam dunk! Mull the March Madness with Two Scoops' Mike!
March 31, 2014
Have you ever wanted to tell Bill exactly what you thought about him? Do you feel the need to try to talk Aly into getting some therapy? Why not send them an email telling them exactly what's on your mind? That's what's happening this week in the B&B Two Scoops.
April 7, 2014
no Saturday morning cartoon -- it's time for another animated discussion with Two Scoops' Mike!
April 14, 2014
It was a very interesting week on The Bold and the Beautiful. Katie, Brooke, Ridge, and Bill played a game of Spouse Swap. Hope can't seem to stay away from her ex, and Aly got a kiss from her prince charming. Get your dishes ready; it's time for this week's hearty helping of Two Scoops.
April 21, 2014
It ain't the Time Warp -- or is it? Oliver took a jump to the left in his sudden quest to be a corporate climber. Liam took a step to the right by becoming a trailer-jacker. And Brooke put her hands on her hips, trying to get Bill reinstalled as Spencer's CEO. But supposed 'central character' Hope borrowed Liam's playbook and took his place as a waffler! Decide if it's rocky or horror with Two Scoops' Mike!
April 28, 2014
It seems the ladies of Los Angeles are having some conflicted emotions. Hope is torn between Liam and Wyatt, Brooke is torn between betrayal, and Aly is torn about the extent of her hatred for Taylor. Get your dishes ready; it's time for a hearty serving of Two Scoops!
May 5, 2014
Katie signed away her position as CEO and Will's primary guardian. Hope sealed her new triangle of a relationship with the Spencer boys with a kiss, and Brooke delivered a special surprise to Bill and a heartbreaking blow to her baby sister. Get your dishes ready; it's time for a hearty serving of Two Scoops!
May 12, 2014
Aly wielded an axe to end the lifelong hex Taylor had on Thorne and Aly's family. Brooke sent Bill's ex packing from Spencer, and Katie accepted a marriage proposal on a string from Brooke's ex. Liam fought to break Quinn's blackmailing hex on Bill, and Bill told Quinn to grind elsewhere, because he was no longer interested. It's time for a heaping helping of Two Scoops.
May 19, 2014
Liam got to know how a clam feels, thanks to Quinn. Everybody got to know how Ridge feels, thanks to Ridge. And Taylor got to know how Aly feels, thanks to sudden armchair psychiatrist Oliver! Five cents, please! The Scooper is “real in,” so lie down and have a session with Two Scoops' Mike!
May 26, 2014
While Hope still can't figure out her love life, her mom has jetted off to the Middle East to marry the man the love of her life. Well, at least the man of the moment. But will anyone be there to catch the bouquet? Find out in this week's runaway edition of Two Scoops.
June 2, 2014
Bill and Brooke frolicked in the United Arab Emirates. Quinn showed Ridge a selfie of herself frolicking with Bill. And Ridge frolicked overseas to stop Brooke's wedding! Get a look at B&B's history-making, 'oh-so-sheik' location shoot with Two Scoops' Mike!
June 09, 2014
Bill sort of took one when his face had an encounter with Ridge's fist. Liam also came close as he got the opportunity to see Wyatt's knuckles up close. But Ridge schooled them both on how to take a proper Nestea plunge by splashing into the Persian Gulf! Feel the refreshment with Two Scoops' Mike!
June 16, 2014
Brooke, Bill, Katie, Liam, Hope, Wyatt, and the entire Forrester family are holding Quinn Fuller responsible for the disappearance of Ridge. How can Quinn maneuver her way out of this mess? Get your dishes ready -- it's time for another hearty helping of The Bold and the Beautiful Two Scoops.
June 23, 2014
Deacon belatedly celebrated Father's Day -- thanks to Quinn -- by crafting a surprise reunion with his daughter, Hope. And not only did Ridge turn up alive in Abu Dhabi, he took his warm and fuzzy reception literally by returning with a fuzzy memory! Herald the homecomings with Two Scoops' Mike!
June 30, 2014
It has been a very interesting week on The Bold and the Beautiful. Ridge's memory is still hazy as he tries to put on a brave front at his homecoming celebration, Quinn and Deacon decide to form an alliance for the sake of their children and Brooke. Maya and Wyatt are pining over lost loves. Get your dishes ready; it's time for another hearty helping of B&B Two Scoops.
July 7, 2014
Have you heard about the new dance craze? Oliver freaked out when his words about Aly boomeranged on him. Brooke freaked out to see Deacon at her door. And Liam freaked out about Quinn freaking out! Find out why this week it's chic to freak with Two Scoops' Mike
July 14, 2014
It has been a roller coaster of a week on The Bold and the Beautiful. Quinn almost made good on her threat toward Liam. Ridge is starting to fill in the missing pieces of his memory. Bill is turning into a male version of Brooke, trying to plan a quickie wedding, and viewers met the newest addition to the Forrester family, Ivy. Get your dishes ready; it's time for another hearty helping of B&B Two Scoops.
July 21, 2014
Wyatt couldn't believe he inherited the HFTF diamond and got his job back in the same day. Justin couldn't believe that Ridge was onto him about the Abu Dhabi helicopter accident. And no one could believe Oliver was willing to don a suit of armor to prove himself to Aly! Indulge in some “knight fever” with Two Scoops' Mike!
July 28, 2014
It has been a whirlwind of a week on The Bold and the Beautiful. Deacon figured out that Bill was behind Ridge's accident in a whole five minutes. Ridge is a man of many talents. Not only can he raise a hem, he can fly a helicopter as well. Bill admitted to his evil deeds, Maya has set her sights on a new target. Get your dishes ready; it's time for another hearty helping of B&B Two Scoops.
August 4, 2014
Both Bill and Wyatt tried to play “Smooth Operator” for their women. Liam demonstrated that his head was the hardest substance known to man. And was Quinn a diamond in the rough so her son could score with Hope? Get your shine on with Two Scoops' Mike!
August 11, 2014
We often hear stories about the lengths mothers go to to make their children happy. Some mothers work multiple jobs to put their children through school. Some might even sacrifice their weekly manicure/pedicure to buy their child the latest video game. Do you know a mother who would lie, steal, stalk, and possibly commit murder for their child? I do. Her name is Quinn Fuller. She is back to her old tricks again. Get your dishes ready; it's time for another hearty helping of B&B Two Scoops.
August 18, 2014
It seems the Forresters, Logans, Spencers, and even Sharpes had marriage on their minds this week -- Hope and Liam's that is. But then, Hope switched grooms, and Quinn invited Deacon to a shotgun wedding without the wedding! Tour Paris and Monte Carlo with Two Scoops' Mike!
August 25, 2014
Deacon told Brooke about Ridge's designing disability. Liam started to tell Hope that he just missed her in Paris. And no one could tell the extent of Quinn's never-ending nefariousness! See if B&B is drawing attention or drawing blanks with Two Scoops' Mike
September 1, 2014
Have you ever found yourself talking to the television as if the B&B characters could actually hear you? Well, our Two Scoops columnist does, and this week she decided to send out emails to give some of the characters a piece of her mind. Get your dishes ready; it's time for this week's Two Scoops.
September 8, 2014
Has your week been bold and beautiful? Did you turn your colleague into a human Ouija board? Did you find out even cats from Australia have claws? Did you admit your son's marriage just needed a little push? These are the situations that faced the Forrester-Logan-Spencer clan, and it's what we're dishing in this week's Two Scoops!
September 15, 2014
Viewers were treated to secrets kept, secrets exposed, secrets fabricated, and even secrets self-imposed. The glamorous citizens of Los Angeles took leaps of hypocrisy so fast that we need a news outlet to keep up with it all. Hold up your bowls and get a helping of this Two Scoops -- Eye on Fashion style.
September 22, 2014
What's the old saying? Curiosity killed the cat? Well in this case, the cat might be Charlie, and the killer might be Quinn. Thanks to his great detective skills, the rent-a-cop exposed Quinn's secret. How did Hope, Liam, and Wyatt react? What does this mean for the new Mr. and Mrs. Wyatt Spencer? Will Ivy press criminal charges? Get your dishes ready; it's time for another hearty helping of B&B Two Scoops.
September 29, 2014
Has your week been bold and beautiful? Was your favorite song Madonna's "Papa Don't Preach"? Did you let your mentor give you a "hand job?" Did you announce a book and then write a column in view of the Forresters? This week, Two Scoops' Mike comes to you live from Forrester Creations!
October 6, 2014
Brooke, Hope, and Katie Logan had life-altering realizations this week. Ivy and Aly are Liam's biggest groupies. Deacon and Quinn are seeing each other in a different light. Eric's big brother, John Forrester, pops into town. Get your dishes ready. It's time for another hearty helping of Two Scoops!
October 13, 2014
Has your week been bold and beautiful? Were you even more Jealous than Nick Jonas? Did your steamy fantasy come true in less than 24 hours? Did you write Two Scoops from yet another B&B location? Find out where in the world Two Scoops' Mike is this time and read about all the Forrester-Spencer-Logan entanglements!
October 20, 2014
Get updated on the latest news, gossip, and fashion tidbits from the fashion house that sets more new trends in backstabbing than in clothes and jewelry. Los Angeles residents don't play well with others, Scoopers. So get in line to brand them with the Scarlet Letter Award for betrayal and arrogance, and stone them on Rodeo Drive for daring to do this or wear that on the Bold and the Beautiful this past week.
October 27, 2014
It was a whirlwind of a week in Los Angeles. Ultimatums were made. Jealousy reared its ugly head, and a forbidden affair was exposed. Get your dishes ready. It's time for another hearty helping of Two Scoops!
November 3, 2014
If you're feeling a bit dizzy, it might be due to the fact that this week's episodes of The Bold and The Beautiful featured so many turning points that some viewers probably got whiplash. Get ready for a ride on the magical teacups that we call the Two Scoops column.
November 10, 2014
Quinn crashing Hope's ultrasound appointment proves she thinks she has the monopoly on being a black widow -- but Taylor, whom Aly might define as that type of lady, offered up some free psychological advice, while Maya may prove to be the most dangerous dame of them all! Find out what makes these babes so bewitching with the return of Two Scoops' Mike!
November 17, 2014
Killer looks, cat fur, tickle feathers, and pigeon poop were flying all over the place -- and not just at the modeling shoot in the Dam Square. A smidgen of truth sneaked up and choked a Los Angeles resident or two, while the minds of some loitered in the Land of Make Believe. Hold up your bowls and smell the aroma of burnt jealousy as mental implosions send the Spencer bridges crashing down in this week's Eye on Fashion Two Scoops Edition.
November 24, 2014
Power-hungry Maya wasn't the only one donning the latest fashions this week. Rick wore a scowl. Ridge wore Bill's fist on his face. Eric wore a disappointed frown. And Caroline wore her heart on her sleeve while confessing she'd fallen for Ridge! Model this latest collection of drama with Two Scoops' Mike!
December 1, 2014
It was a week of realizations, demands, and forgiveness on The Bold and the Beautiful. Hope realized that Liam has moved on. Wyatt demanded that his wife cut the puppy dogs eyes at Liam and focus on their family. Eric told Rick to 'man up' or go home. Bill demanded that Ridge stay away from his precious Caroline. Get your dishes ready. It's time for another hearty helping of Two Scoops.
December 8, 2014
This week's B&B played like a Saturday Night Fever album on a turntable. Deacon insisted Quinn was more than a woman. Quinn wanted to sing 'If I Can't Have You' as a lullaby to her unborn grandchild. And Hope may not be stayin' alive after a tumble down her backyard stairs! Shower yourself in unrestrained soapiness with Two Scoops' Mike!
December 15, 2014
It was a week of joy, sorrow, powerful goodbyes, and lost Hope. Relationships will never be the same. Get your dishes ready, because it's time for another hearty helping of Two Scoops.
December 22, 2014
If there's one thing B&B knows how to do, it's pack a lot of soapy shenanigans into a calendar year. Who was the show's most boring couple? Who got the best exit? Who was the most ruined character, and what was the best story? It's just one columnist's opinion in this jam-packed yearly rundown -- see if you agree or disagree with the bold and beautiful choices made by Two Scoops' Mike
December 29, 2014
2014 was a year of romance, heartache, and lots of fashion. We got to meet an extended part of the Forrester family. Two major characters took time away to reflect on their lives, while an old character came back with a brand new attitude. Get your dishes ready; it's time to scoop out the best and worst of B&B from 2014.