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  • Party at your house! This August!

    Posted on 07/23/2010 by Chairman Nick Cannon

    Chairman Nick Seems like you all are enjoying your heaping helping of Degrassi: The Boiling Point! Glad to see it, and stay locked because trust me... it gets even better.

    But I've got some huge news! I've been out in L.A., and as you might have seen during tonight's Degrassi, I'm working on an all-NEW show for TeenNick.

    Aaron Fresh, Chloe Wang and I have big plans: we're bringing the party right to your house every Thursday night this August. And it's a bangin' party, too... we got fresh music, hype dance moves, slick style, and hot guests. (You saw that Declan's coming, right? I know how you guys are with your Declan.) We're gonna break down dance moves for you so you can bump along at home, and baby we're gonna party all night! Or at least 'til 10 o'clock.

    It's gonna be hot AND it's gonna be here quick! Get your clubbin' outfit together 'cause The Nightlife drops Thursday August 5 at 9:30p et, right after Degrassi.

  • Monday night: Um, why is Alli wearing that?

    Posted on 07/23/2010 by Mary

    You saw the promo for next week... but let's start with Monday!

    Why does Zane look sad? What did Riley do now? Dammit Riley!

    And ummm, why is Alli wearing a Spirit Squad uniform from like four seasons ago?

  • OMG CLARE! BADASS!

    Posted on 07/23/2010 by Mary

    Wait can we talk about Clare's most badassest moment evar from tonight's Degrassi? First, let's relive the magic by watching it again, and again, and again.

    Now. How badass was that? Let me count the ways:

    Clare Edwards, Degrassi badass, tells Jenna off. 1) My hand to God, when she said "Neither am I Jenna...", I thought she was gonna say "Jackass." But not Clare! Clare is too classy for that! That is how badass she is... she told someone off thoroughly without using ANY BAD WORDS!

    2) "If I wanted KC back, I wouldn't need fake boobs to get him." Ooooooooh, burn Jenna!

    3) "They can think what they want." DEAR WORLD: CLARE EDWARDS HAS ABSOLUTELY NOTHING TO PROVE TO ANYONE. TEAM CLARE! TEAM CLARE!

  • Friday night: Guess who you're gonna meeeet...

    Posted on 07/22/2010 by Mary

    Poor Holly J! Boyfriend in another country; Yale pulled out from under her; and now she loses the presidency? Well, perhaps she's taking some comfort in the fact that she seems to have won the election in the comments yesterday...

    Anyway. JENNA, anyone? 'Cause, don't get me started.

    Oh and as for tomorrow night's brand new episode (can you believe this is really happening? We REALLY are getting this many new episodes??)...

    Guess who you're gonna meeeeet....

    Eli Goldsworthy

  • Tonight's OMG Moment: Fiona is in serious danger.

    Posted on 07/21/2010 by Lisa

    OMG Moment: Click to watch!Tonight's OMG Moment made my shoulders squinch up. Check it out to see where things stand between Fiona and Bobby, and watch Degrassi: The Boiling Point tomorrow @ 9pm et to see what happens next.

  • Thursday night: And the winner is...

    Posted on 07/21/2010 by Lisa

    So, Anya and Sav are back together. That's nice for her, kinda bad for him (since it's based on a lie), and very confusing for Holly J.

    Thursday @ 9pm on Degrassi: The Boiling Point, it's election day. Will the pregnancy rumors hurt Sav's chances of winning? Holly J seems desperate to take him down, but how far is she willing to go? Before the votes are cast, I've got a couple of questions for you:

    Holly J or Sav? Who'd get your vote?

    1. Who'd get your vote for student body president?

    2. Who would you vote for in a "best election T-shirt" contest? (I like them both, but I think I'd actually wear the Holly J one around.)

  • Tuesday night: Is Fiona going to be OK?

    Posted on 07/20/2010 by Mary

    Whoa... Fiona kind of lost it in the movie tonight, right? Orrr, maybe lost it is a VAST understatement. Do you guys think spending the summer with her mom will get her back on track?

    'Cause from the looks of things... things might get worse for Fiona before they get better.

  • Emma and Spinner got MARRIED!

    Posted on 07/20/2010 by Lisa

    I've been watching the results of today's TeenNick poll, and it seems like the world is pretty evenly divided between people who are happy Spinner and Emma got together, and people who think they're a terrible match. Check out these photos from their wedding day (and this video, if you haven't seen it!) and sigh or cringe as you see fit.

    Spike and Snake walking Emma down the aisle

    Jay in a purple tie. *sigh*

    Look at them staring dreamily into each other's eyes!

    Rockin' out, wedding-style.

    Awwwwwwww....

    No matter what you think of them as a couple, don't you just love beachy outdoor weddings? Yay for standing barefoot in the sand with someone you love. :)

  • Wednesday night: The election heats up.

    Posted on 07/20/2010 by Lisa

    After tonight's Degrassi, I'm torn between never wanting to see Bobby again, and wanting to see him pay for what he did. Nobody deserves to be treated like that.

    Until the next new episode airs, I'm going to distract myself with this photo of Degrassi's latest musical act:

    Wesley and Connor, bustin' some rhymes

    Random thought: Drake started out on Degrassi... and look where he is now. Maybe this means Wesley and Connor have hugely successful rap careers in their future? Tune in Wednesday @ 9pm to see them in action.

  • Charlotte Arnold auditioned for Emma and Liberty!

    Posted on 07/18/2010 by Mary

    You guys... long story but basically we did this "Five" Questions with Charlotte back at the end of the last season but it came in too late to post, so I was holding it 'til now. But I was in too much of a rush at the time to write which usernames asked which questions, and now the thread is gone. So -- my sincerest apologies to the users who posted these questions and aren't getting credit! I suck! I'm sorry! I'll do better next time!

    As an apology, here is an awesome screenshot of Charlotte in the Degrassi movie that's airing TOMORROW NIGHT at 9p et! Sorry that it totally gives away the entire plot to the whole movie, I just couldn't resist.

    SPOILER ALERT! Holly J has an alien brain implanted in her head and must wear a protective helmet to keep from telepathically reversing the space-time continuum in the Degrassi NY movie.

    What was the first rock show/concert you ever went to, and what was the BEST rock show/concert you ever went to?
    The first ever concert I went to was the BACKSTREET BOYS (who Melinda just bought tickets to see, by the way.) The BEST concert I ever went to was a Leonard Cohen show, although I've had a wicked time seeing The Police, Bob Dylan, Down With Webster, Lady Gaga (soon to be thrice!) and of course, Drake.

    When you doodle, what do you draw?
    I've always loved designing clothes when I doodle...when I'm not so inspired, it's usually hearts, stars, lightning bolts, the usual.

    What is the latest movie you've seen? (And what did you think of it?)
    The last great movie I saw was called Class of 1984. Campy, punky Toronto-shot, teacher vs. hooligans, revenge story -- I loved it.

    What was the funniest thing you've witnessed on set?
    There's always a ton of laughter on the Degrassi set, but what springs to mind is the last day of shooting season nine when two unnamed but exceptionally rowdy cast members flipped the pool table. I walked in and saw them standing there sheepishly with their heads down and tails between their legs, debris everywhere. Unbelievable.

    Do you go to a real school? if so is it like Degrassi?
    I've gone to a real school my whole life! I know it may seem that Canadian schools must be incredibly dramatic but to be honest, my high school experience was pretty chill. There were those crazy moments for sure but unlike Degrassi they didn't all happen to the same ten people. Pickering High, Go Trojans.

    Who is your best friend on set?
    I love hanging out with Annie, Paula and Landon - the New York movie was a blast to shoot. And I know it sounds corny and unrealistic but we reeeeally lucked out in the cast department, so no matter who's on set, you're bound to have a good time. The fact that we get to take life-changing adventures together (Kenya, Ecuador, India this summer!) brings everyone even closer.

    Did you originally audition for the character that you play?
    I auditioned for Emma and Liberty before HJ. Interesting to imagine.

    What do you think of Landon Liborion? In person is he nice and sweet or more similar to his character on Degrassi?
    I'm not a fan. His quick wit, goofy up-for-anything attitude and piercing eyes make me want to throw up.