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Emmerdale: Playing Devil’s Advocate (Once. Twice. Three Times the Devil!)

Part One Part Two Here is another take on some rampant speculation going around. I caught a few while I spent my five minutes on Twitter and numerous hours on Tumblr. These are just my thoughts. You don’t have to agree, but I’m looking at these four speculations from both sides. Enjoy! Speculation #1 – This is a test to…

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Spoiler Culture and Emmerdale: Has it Gone Too Far?

As I sit here, writing this out, I am frustrated. Beyond frustrated with the Robron Fandom and Emmerdale fandom in general.  Some might be surprised at this statement. Others might be nodding along with me.  Fandom is a polarizing culture that isn’t for the faint of heart. Sure, it sounds like a broad stroke especially when I haven’t met everyone…

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Confusing Rebecca White

Photo Credit and Beta Reader: Justine @BeauitfulHusbands and @klainedestined. Rebecca White is a confusing character.  If one were to watch her first scene and compare it to her last scene, it is like watching two different characters. Normally, this would be ok. That means the character has developed and changed with time. However, that is not Rebecca’s case. She has…

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Participatory Culture and You: Does A Fandom Ruin a Show or Character?

Fandom. It is an entertaining, reassuring, annoying, downright scary part of loving a piece of art. Yes, this art does include television shows. I’m convinced we are seeing a manifestation of Andy Warhol’s art in reality shows. That is for another essay though. Anyway…. Fans are there to celebrate the highs and the lows.  You develop friendships that go beyond…

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