Hard line. (CBS)

“B&B” Breakdown
Week of January 14 – 18:

The triangle continued to dominate, however there were other storylines going on as well, which was much-appreciated. Some points on the week:

Honey, I’m home…
Whether Steffy had the moment coming to her or not, finding out she was pregnant and rushing home to see Liam entwined with Hope on the bed was awful. It’s like he couldn’t even wait for her plane to take-off before he was canoodling. Sure he put a stop to it eventually, but not before he had indulged himself. Ugh.

As the triangle tortures…
“We were cheated,” “We were robbed,” “We were deceived…” Pass the Tylenol! Some of the other characters have been making a point of letting us know, through their dialogue, that Hope has matured. Strange, because she’s still doing a darn good impression of a self-absorbed, foot-stomping child demanding her own way, and throwing Steffy’s clothes around Liam’s pad wasn’t very grown-up behavior. It’s back to being all about her message, her line, and her vision of how it all should be. Hope’s so caught up in her me-me-me mania, she hasn’t even stopped to consider that Liam’s feelings for Steffy, who actually has matured, may have now surpassed what he felt for her. Liam, despite his preposterous declaration to Brooke that he is decisive, is still as wishy-washy as they come…