Any Netflix fans out there? Pick a t.v. show you never had time to watch, and you can catch up on previous season(s), commercial free!
We were laughing today, because the 2nd season brought back someone we thought was, well, dead. Apparently, not everyone dies. They have fooled us 3x now- they are dead…ummmm, no, that character just reappeared and my husband yells “What is this a soap opera?”
Which got me to thinking about how odd the word “soap opera” is- how did that come about… it’s telling a story like an Opera does, minus the singing? Where does the “soap” part come from? Do we all feel dirty after watching an episode and it requires a shower and huge lathering of soap? Cuz let me tell you, I’ve heard people talking about taking “cold showers.” So… my thought process is logical.
It’s such a strange term, that I can’t stop thinking about it…so I GOOGLED and came across “yahoo answers,” which is people just throwing things out there that could totally be bogus, sometimes very amusing, and sometimes seems accurate.
I liked what this guy wrote, seems very likely this is true: