Y&R Two Scoops column
Opinions, critiques, and commentary about The Young and the Restless
Two Scoops is a weekly commentary column written by our staff of writers. Sometimes you might agree, and other times you might disagree. Either way, we love hearing your opinions, too, so be sure to send us your thoughts.
When it comes to what's happening on The Young and the Restless, everyone has an opinion -- and our Two Scoops columnists are no different. Every week, our commentators share their thoughts on everything that's taking place in Genoa City... the good, the bad, and everything in between.
If you're looking to be a little nostalgic, we've archived our Two Scoops columns from 2004 through the current week. Now, you can easily flip back through the pages of history to see how storylines were received when they first played out. Has time softened a rocky reception?
September 14, 2020
Sharon got the sad news that her cancer was spreading! Why did Sharon turn to Adam for comfort instead of Rey? Has Rey sabotaged his relationship with Sharon by being less than understanding? Are Adam and Chelsea really kaput? And did Victor really consider Adam ''his golden boy,'' as Victoria claimed? Oh, yeah, there's a whole lot of shakin' goin' on in Two Scoops.
September 7, 2020
Adam's storyline continues! Will he ever beat this ''woe-is-me'' persona he has taken on? Does Sharon truly believe she can help Adam through this crisis, or are the cosmic forces drawing her to him? Will Sharon continue to help Adam after she receives her pathology report? Will Chance be able to protect Adam from Alyssa's snooping? Has Victoria taken a page out of Adam's playbook by standing up to Victor? Join our columnist as she offers her opinion on these questions and more in this issue of Two Scoops.
August 31, 2020
Adam remembered killing A.J.! Was he the cold and heartless killer that he believed himself to be, even as a child? Was Chelsea right in saying that Sharon's only motive in helping Adam was to be his savior? Was Victor playing favorites, or were Nick and Victoria being too harsh on their brother? Romance was still able to blossom, even as the characters were so near and yet so far from each other in Two Scoops.
September 23, 2019
Who's dead, who's not so dead, who's imaginary? While the Newman Civil War continues, other family battles are underway, and it's hard to tell what's real and what's not. Our writer struggled to figure it out, but she delves into it in this week's Two Scoops nonetheless.
September 24, 2018
What if Shauna blew out her candle and wished that everyone told the truth for 24 hours (yeah, I know it's been done before). How would Genoa City be affected? Whose life would be improved? Whose life would be riding a deflated life raft down the toilet? What will happen when truth bombs detonate in GC? Can you handle the truth? Find out in this week's Two Scoops.
September 25, 2017
As autumn descends upon Genoa City, it's time for a fresh perspective of the storylines, the romance, and the drama taking place on-screen. It's a look at what's working, what's not working, and how things can be tweaked. Oh, and there's also a dollop of a Newman that's not a Newman, all in this week's special Two Scoops.
September 26, 2016
After a meltdown on TV, Jack took an imaginary knife and severed his connection to the Abbott-Winters foundation. Phyllis tried to put her marriage back together, but Jack told her to get lost, and as they argued, Phyllis tumbled down the stairs. Jill made a move on Travis, who recognized that Victoria had unresolved feelings for Billy. Boone forecasts a 'Jacknado' for Genoa City in this week's Two Scoops.
September 21, 2015
Chelsea believed her new line at Newman Enterprises was a blessing in disguise. But was Adam the one cursed by hiding the secret of his new partnership with Ian Ward? Dylan felt blessed by the upcoming arrival of his new bundle of joy. Has Sharon's desperation jinxed her future with the man she claims to love? Count your blessings and curse your demons as you read Two Scoops.