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?
June 14, 2021
Oh, what games people play to achieve their goals. Is Tara playing Kyle? Will Tara join Sally in her plan to get Summer out of Genoa City, and will they be able to convince Summer to leave town? Can Tara make Kyle fall in love with her? Is Amanda really helping Sutton or herself with her investigation into Richard's death? Is Imani really there to help Amanda or to keep Sutton informed? Is Chelsea still playing her game, or has she really had a mental breakdown? With so many questions, join our columnist as she offers her opinions and speculations in Two Scoops.
June 7, 2021
Bad news traveled quickly to several loved ones, who were quite ready to shoot the messenger. Will Chelsea finally try to recover from her mental instability after Victor delivered the blow that she would only be released through his doctor's discretion? Will Summer finally ease up on her grudge against Sally to focus on the real threat(s) to her future with Kyle after learning the paternity test results? Will Kyle finally put Summer in his rearview mirror to begin a life with his son -- and with Tara? Will Tara finally learn not to keep such large secrets that have the potential to destroy her son's life? Read all this and more in Two Scoops.
May 31, 2021
Our little town of Genoa City has been very busy this week, and Locke has been on a rampage. Will he find Harrison? Will he be able to take Harrison away from Tara? Will the DNA test prove that Kyle is really Harrison's father? Will Summer be able to take the pressure and stand by Kyle? Will Kyle and Summer remain a couple, or will Kyle and Tara become the next Mr. & Mrs. Abbott? Will Jack be able to keep Kyle from Locke's wrath? Is Chelsea fooling anyone, or is she really spinning out of control? Join our columnist as she delves into these questions and offers her opinions and speculations.
June 15, 2020
Weddings. Everyone loves weddings. That's probably why The Young and the Restless has chosen to air a week of its most memorable weddings. Ah, how sweet it is, but there is another side to these beautiful weddings. Can finding the right person and marrying them change a person? Can it make them a better person, or can a marriage itself magnify a person's destructive tendencies? Join our columnist as she looks at couples who have said their ''I do's'' and what happened after the cake was eaten and all the guests returned home.
June 17, 2019
We had families putting the dys in dysfunction, without so much of the fun. The amount of pain in Genoa City was hard and difficult to watch. Were it not for one engagement and one blissful married couple, there wouldn't have been any happy people. Let's unpack this heavy week on The Young and the Restless.
June 18, 2018
It was a happy Father's Day for the Winters and Ashby clan but not so much for the Newman family, who were divided by the custody battle for Christian. Summer is home for the summer but seems more interested in finding a sugar daddy than attending the family celebration. Get the lowdown in this week's Two Scoops.
June 19, 2017
Cane is in a world of hurts, now that his lies are about to catch up with him. Chloe is alive, and Kevin has found her. Phyllis and Billy move in together, but Victoria is not moving on. Sharon has a moment of happiness, but will it last? Find out in this week's Two Scoops.
June 20, 2016
Victor took a risk to frame Adam for murder. Billy and Phyllis risked everything to find out if what they felt for each other was love or lust. Sharon risked her sanity to hold on to the lie that Sully was her son. Hilary risked her marriage to keep her health crisis a secret. Read this week's Two Scoops for risky business-as-usual in Genoa City.