Don't get me wrong, I love the guilty pleasure predatory characters, but the casual sex and even more casual drug use, getting booed out by celebrities, and scenes of characters running out on their landlords with stolen goods just fit better on the grittier .
Through Abby's journey to the Delux Suites Motel, we meet the motley crew of foreigners all trying to break into a business that's horribly foreign and competitive enough for its own citizens, let alone outsiders.
which is available to watch in its entirety on Netflix right now.
Finally, we of the ’80s and ’90s generations can finally return to the hallowed halls of our beloved Degrassi High.
If you watch these 10, you’ll have a better idea of what that series was about, without having to watch the whole thing.
~ Miriam Mc Donald – Emma Nelson (Seasons 1-9) The definition of a staple, Miriam Mc Donald’s Emma Nelson saw it all in her high school years, from anorexia to bulimia, and even an STD.Paige finds Ellie in the bathroom and sees droplets of her blood in the sink and confronts her, insisting that she visit the school counselor Ms. Paige and Ellie aren’t exactly friends at this point, but Paige’s own painful experiences (see below) help her realize that Ellie needs help.By Season Four’s “Anywhere I Lay My Head,” Caroline’s drinking has gotten significantly worse—on one such bender, she passes out, and her negligence results in a house fire.(After watching the show, you're not surprised that actors seem to get recycled through Canadian shows, because why would they torture themselves with trying to break into American TV?) You get a sense that the writers are picking and choosing their scandalous plotlines.No teen drama on television is as simultaneously prolific and mocked as Degrassi.