Spinning Soaps on the Web

Posted on 07/15/2011 by |Movies & TV | Comments

EntertainmentThe good news: All My Children and One Life to Live aren’t going to disappear after all. After the shows leave the ABC airwaves this fall (AMC) and early next year (OLTL), they’ll reappear with all-new episodes online. The bad news: Well, first, there’ll be no way to tell if those long pauses between the actors’ lines are there on purpose or because of an interrupted Web stream. But secondly, Web advertising revenue doesn’t come close to the bucks broadcast …