Days of our Lives Two Scoops Commentary (2022)
Days of our Lives opinion columns from 2022
Love a storyline? Want to throw the remote at the screen during others? Our Two Scoops columnists feel the same way. Each week, they provide 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 Days of our Lives in the calendar year.
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January 3, 2022
It's time to happy dance into 2022 with Two Scoopers Laurisa and Tony as they team up to dream big! Will their hopes for the new year come true? Will Chelsea return!? Will Paulina make another power play!? Is Salem ready for a new Hope!? As Dusty Springfield sang, let's get to "wishin' and hopin' and thinkin' and prayin'" in this week's fingers-crossed DAYS Two Scoops!
January 10, 2022
Is Salem really ready to ring in the new year, or are they still harboring demons from last year? If so, what will save Johnny from the devil? And is it possible for Sami and Lucas to have a fresh start? Let's discuss it all in this week's Two Scoop.
January 17, 2022
Horton and Dupree and the devil makes three! While Paulina wanted to tell Johnny to kiss her hourglass, Chanel and Allie ended up doing a bit more than kissing. Simply a kiss was a shocker for Abigail and Chad as E.J. planted one on his brother's wife! Lucas is another Horton with a hot secret, and Ava's on fire with her plans to avenge. Plus, Nancy Wesley waltzed into town with a shocking declaration that Craig might be kissing (and then some) someone else! Let's pucker up in this week's heated DAYS Two Scoops!
January 24, 2022
Were you glad to see Craig and Nancy return? Do the "bad guys" have too much power? And, should Chanel sue for half of Johnny's worth? Let's talk about it all in this edition of Two Scoops!
January 31, 2022
They say nothing lasts forever. That's certainly true of faithfulness in Salem! Rafe, Nicole, and Allie officially welcomed Craig into the Cheaters' Club. Are all these affairs to remember, or would you like to forget them? Plus, Sarah's back. Back again! Let's trash-talk all those cheaters while packing for "Fantasy Island" in this week's DAYS Two Scoops!
February 7, 2022
Do you have sympathy for Nancy? What should Craig do next? If they do stay in Salem, will there be other villains for them to contend with? Let's talk about it all in this edition of Two Scoops!
February 14, 2022
Love isn't always a winning game! In fact, Cupid can be a downright jerk at times. Join Two Scoopers Laurisa and Tony as they discuss some of Salem's losers in love in this week's broken heart-shaped DAYS Two Scoops!
February 21, 2022
What storylines are you tired of seeing? Which ones would you see over and over again? Tony and Laurisa discuss it all in this special Olympic-break edition of DAYS Two Scoops.
February 28, 2022
And just like that, DAYS delivered delicious gold medal drama as it returned from the Olympic hiatus! There were Sweeps setups and shockers and surprises galore. So, let's raise our Cosmos and celebrate being back together in Salem in this week's DAYS Two Scoops!
March 7, 2022
Would you go back to DiMera Island? Should Gwen just pack her bags now? And just how many "changed" men can Salem handle at one time? Let's discuss it all in this week's Two Scoops.
March 14, 2022
The dramas might have torn apart some Salemites, but others have united and reunited! There were homecomings and team-ups proving that together might be better (in most cases). Plus, Nancy went from seeing red to feeling blue and back to red again! So, let's hang the "Welcome Home!" banner for "Wilson" and break out the bubbly for Nancy getting her groove back in this week's "Thankful to Bonnie!?" DAYS Two Scoops!
March 21, 2022
Will Eli make it out alive? If so, will he remember who shot him? And which devil will be caught first -- Johnny, T.R., or Belle? Explore these questions and more in Two Scoops.
March 28, 2022
Spring has sprung in Salem, and Clyde's been sprung from Statesville. What!? Yep, things are randomly popping all over town. So, let's see what's sprouting and what needs to be pruned in this week's changing and rearranging random DAYS Two Scoops. Sha na na na na!
April 4, 2022
Are Craig and Leo perfect for each other? What will the devil do with Allie? And are Nicole and Rafe the most insufferable couple in Salem? Let's talk about it all in this edition of Two Scoops!
April 11, 2022
Batten down the hatches, besties! There's a storm sweeping through Salem, and it's called Hurricane Crazy. The likes of Jan Spears, Satan, Andre, Gwen, and more keep making maniacal maneuvers that have most of us screaming, "Hey, a-what's going on?" Let's find out in this week's DAYS Two Scoops!
April 18, 2022
Were you surprised Leo and Gwen were friends? Will the double wedding be a double disaster? And will the Devil be to blame or will they be too busy trying to battle their new roommates?
April 25, 2022
I got my "Bope" back. Gwen's in jail. Besties, how you feelin'? Feel good as hell in this week's Happy Dance edition of DAYS Two Scoops!
May 2, 2022
Are Shawn and Belle playing right into Jan's hands? Does Paulina need to take her own amazing advice? And are we about to meet baby Bo? Let's discuss it all in this week's Two Scoops.
May 9, 2022
As May swept into Salem, connections and reconnections have been made, while some could be lost forever! Twister half-sister Gwen twisted the knife in Abby, Susan used psychic powers to link CIN and the Wonder Twins, Julie had Abe's number, and so many more Salemites proved just how well they know one another. Plus, welcome to the world, Baby Bo Weston! Let's connect in this week's DAYS Two Scoops!
May 16, 2022
Did Paulina need to "confess?" If so, is she the worst villain in Salem? And has Gwen truly learned her lesson? Let's discuss it all in this week's Two Scoops!
May 23, 2022
Satan slithered back into town last September, but El Diablo met its match last week when one of Salem's most heroic heroes returned to end the Prince of Darkness' evil reign. In other words: Bo. Brady. Is. Back! Let's thank the heavens for that (and more) in this week's devil-free DAYS Two Scoops!
May 30, 2022
Is Belle actually the villain here? Does Allie need a dose of reality? And even if Eric stayed a priest, did Rafe and Nicole ever have a chance? Let's talk about it all in this edition of Two Scoops!
June 6, 2022
It may have been a short week in Salem, but it was big on lies! Everybody was lyin', lyin', lyin'. Some Salemites lied to themselves. Others lied to everyone. Some were white lies while others where big flippin' fibs. Let's get honest in this week's DAYS Two Scoops!
June 13, 2022
Is Abigail's death forever? Who killed her? And, will that wrath be any match for when Sami and Belle meet again? Let's find out in this week's Two Scoops.
June 20, 2022
Turn 'em on. Turn 'em on. Turn on those sad songs -- and stock up on tissues, as it was a super sad week in Salem! Not only has Abigail gone to the great soap beyond, but Tripp has left the building, too. Let's mourn this double dose of sadness in this week's DAYS Boohooing Two Scoops!
June 27, 2022
For this special column, we're looking back on the first half of DAYS 2022. Satan ruled for the first half of the year. So, let's discuss the sinners and saints so far this year!
July 4, 2022
The last several weeks in Salem (and beyond) were like a winding road. There were ups and downs. Twists and turns. Detours. Difficulties. And, well, one might have needed a Dramamine to keep up with all the, uh, drama! So, buckle up and let's tackle two twisty and turny weeks in DAYS Two Scoops!
July 11, 2022
We said goodbye to Ben and Ciara. But did we also bid farewell to Belle's sanity and Clyde's freedom? And do you think Jan is really gone, too? Let's discuss all the exits in this week's Two Scoops.
July 18, 2022
Above all, it could be said that Sami and Lucas have always been best buddies. Well. Maybe not anymore. A little abduction has a way of changing things. Who invited Chad, the truth, and that elephant in the room, anyway!? Let's walk down the aisle with "Lumi" in this week's wild (almost) wedded DAYS Two Scoops!
July 25, 2022
The villains captured the flag this week in Salem. What will they do next? Will they behave? If not, who is first in their crossfire? Let's talk all the bad guys in this week's Two Scoops.
August 1, 2022
Come one, come all to the Salem Sideshow! You'll meet the Dead-Not-Dead Man, the Mad Scientist and his Ponytail of Terror, the Pie-Faced Twins, the Ice Queen, the Man with No Heart, and Doppelgängers galore! Don't be afraid. Be very afraid! Let's get all eyes on the center of the ring in this week's contorted DAYS Two Scoops!
August 8, 2022
With more people discovering alibies, are the walls closing in on Gwen and Leo? If it's not Gwen, does it matter who killed Abigail? And is Jake the unluckiest sibling ever? Let's talk about it all in this edition of Two Scoops!
August 15, 2022
Be it love, lust, or loathing, everyone in Salem seemed to have somebody in their crosshairs. Li has a loathsome plan. Xander and Sarah had their eyes set on Gwen, while Chad targeted the Tooth Fairy. Alex was all in on Chanel -- and Allie! Jada seems smitten with Eric, and Nicole's noticing that, too. Plus, Johnny and Ava got an eyeful of each other. Ooh, ooh, ooh, honey! So, tell me about it all in DAYS Two Scoops!
August 22, 2022
Kristen is the linchpin for multiple plans, so how do you keep her happy? If she blows, which scheme will she take down first? And are there more relatives coming in to help? Let's talk about it in this week's Two Scoops.
August 29, 2022
Marlena managed to hold onto her title as "Queen of the Kidnapped!" Sweetness has been abducted, too. Stephanie's made some suspect choices, while Gwen claims she's innocent. Eric and Nicole are yearning for one another but can't be together. Roman and Kate reconciled! And Abe's running for office. Does any of this sound familiar!? Let's sort out the similar in this week's DAYS Two Scoops!
September 5, 2022
Do we have a serial killer on the loose? If so, are they hiding in plain sight? Have our villains in Salem become that brave? Let's try to catch some bad guys in this edition of Two Scoops!
September 12, 2022
Though the sand ran its course through the hourglass on NBC, Peacock has flipped the sacred timepiece to give us an entire new lease on life in Salem! We've been promised longer shows and edgier content, and judging from the explosive promo, we might just be in good shape for another 50-plus years of DAYS magic! Let's toast to the first 57 as well as rally for the future as we get Peacocked in this week's DAYS Two Scoops!
September 19, 2022
Will E.J. and Stefan get along? Does Gabi need to find a friend? And will Rafe and Jada's jealousy cause any problems? Find out in this edition of Two Scoops!
September 26, 2022
Murder has never smelled so sweet! So, gumshoes, pat yourselves on the backs if you had Clyde Weston with the knife in the bedroom. Though if you're still wondering "WHY!?," you're not alone. Let's a get a vanilla-scented clue in this week's DAYS Two Scoops! Maybe.
October 3, 2022
Did Chad and E.J. for an unbreakable brotherly bond? Did Kristen find the key to her redemption? And, did Chad and Abby break the mold for supercouples? Let's discuss it all in this week's Two Scoops.
October 10, 2022
Sorry, Foghat. Last week in Salem was not a slow ride. In fact, the storyline pedals were to the metal. Some raced to their conclusions while others shot out of the gates with scandal, suspect behavior, and smooching! So, grab a roadie and buckle up as we race through this week's DAYS Two Scoops!
October 17, 2022
Can Brady outsmart Kristen? Will Rex crack the orchid code? And is Wendy the smartest of them all? Let's discuss it all in this edition of Two Scoops!
October 24, 2022
It's a miracle! Marlena, Kate, and Kayla are unbreakable, it seems, as they've survived their mysterious malady. Though the serum came with a catch for Brady, and we also must wonder if the terrorized trio is truly out of the unwell woods. After all, in Salem, even secrets have secrets, and twists and turns have their own twists and turns. So, let's cautiously celebrate a speedy recovery in this week's on-the-mend DAYS Two Scoops!
October 31, 2022
Is Alex right? Will Jarlena bust Kristen? And how long before Nicole finally makes a choice? Let's lay out all the options in this week's Two Scoops.
November 7, 2022
It's time to discuss what's hotter, soap fans! The heat from the 57 candles on DAYS' birthday cake or Eric and Nicole's steamy shoot for Bella!? It'll take two Two Scoopers to sort this debate and celebrate everything Salem in this week's smoldering, anniversary-sized adventure!
November 14, 2022
Just how much can DAYS pack into one night? Will the new governor make it to inauguration? Did Eric get a new relationship and a kid all in one night? And how long will it be before someone questions Ava's sanity? Let's stay up late for this edition of DAYS Two Scoops.
November 21, 2022
Hearts are breaking all over Salem -- and beyond! It's been a bittersweet Sweeps week, and DAYS has been delivering Sweeptastic soapiness sure to satisfy any drama lover's cravings. In the real world, it was a "Day of DAYS" to celebrate the show and a showing of love after a heartbreaking loss. Let's raise a glass of ouzo to John Aniston (and Victor Kiriakis) in this week's celebration of life and snark-filled DAYS Two Scoops!
November 28, 2022
Are Ava and Susan really dead? If so, will Rolf be able to bring them...or anyone...back ever again? Is Johnny to blame for all of the above? Let's discuss it all in this week's Two Scoops.
December 5, 2022
From "Avenging" to "Zingers," DAYS had all of your alphabet covered last week! Though, while Ava took form to twist the knife into E.J., Nicole made up weak arguments, and Eric ended up on the start of a bender. Where do "Ericole" and the rest of those zany Salemites go from here!? Let's take a look in this week's DAYS Two Scoops!
December 12, 2022
How many storylines can we pile on? Does Eric need a fourth potential mate? Should Rafe and Jada give it a whirl? And how many lies can Wendy remember at one time? Let's make our list and check it twice in this week's Two Scoops.
December 19, 2022
From truth bombs to an actual bomb, DAYS was an explosive hotbed of, well, bombshells! Though while Tripp tripped up Ava's explosive revenge plot, will either of them live to tell the tale!? Will any of the Salemites caught in the blast survive? Let's dig through the rubble and see what we can salvage in this week's fiery DAYS Two Scoops!
December 26, 2022
Who made it on the nice list? Did anyone make it for being outright naughty? And does amount of screen time equate to donut dominance? Let's find out who claimed the crowns in this special holiday Two Scoop special!