#5574 Friday, 5/29/09
When Stephanie attempts to recruit Felicia and Thorne into her and Bill's scheme, they make a request of their own. While reviewing the articles Stephanie has written about Eric, Bill discovers a way to hit Forrester Creations where it hurts. Stephanie voices her concern to Bill about their game plan, but her apprehension falls on deaf ears. Bridget sets some ground rules for Nick as a way for him to prove his commitment to her.
#5573 Thursday, 5/28/09
Taylor continues her plea to Ridge by reminding him of all of the good times they have shared. Tensions flare throughout Forrester Creations as Brooke's retribution makes its way across the internet, and causes a clash between Rick and Thomas. The clash between the two men snowballs when other members of the family get involved. Brooke begins to regret agreeing to the webcast when she sees Ridge's reaction to it. Meanwhile, Stephanie is pleased with the turmoil Brooke has caused. Nick is intrigued when he learns about what Bridget had done while they were apart.
#5572 Wednesday, 5/27/09
Stephanie attempts to lure Ridge into assisting her and Bill in their plan against Eric, while also playing matchmaker for Taylor. Determined to put a stop to Stephanie's public tirades against Forrester Creations, Brooke goes to Bill to plead her case. Being able to withstand Bill's inappropriateness, Brooke's reward is a platform to retaliate against Stephanie. Taylor pleads her case to Ridge as to why he should be with her instead of Brooke.
#5571 Tuesday, 5/26/09
Stephanie and Donna's intense encounter ends with both women heeding a warning to the other. Nick attempts to burst Jackie's bubble about her relationship with Owen by presenting the harsh realities about their future together. Not being able to convince Jackie to end her relationship, Nick tries to get through to Owen the best way he knows how. When Bill divulges his plan against Eric to Stephanie, she jumps on board and adds a few stipulations of her own.
#5570 Monday, 5/25/09
Pam becomes suspicious by Donna's recent infatuation with Bill. When Stephanie confronts Bill about using her, he reveals his true intentions. Armed with powerful information, Stephanie presents Eric with a deal to save Forrester Creations. Stephanie's offer leads to a showdown between her and Donna. When Katie goes to see Nick for the first time since ending their engagement, she learns that he has already moved on.
#5569 Friday, 5/22/09
Nick and Bridget are shocked to learn about that Jackie and Owen have been carrying on a secret romance. Donna receives a disturbing phone call about Katie and sets out to rescue her. Nick and Bridget learn of the gift that Katie has given them. Bridget isn't sure she will be able to get past her history with Nick to, once again, attempt to have a future with him. Jackie and Owen come to a new agreement about their relationship. Eric tells Stephanie the truth about Bill and then asks for a favor. Bill asks Donna for a proper "thank you" for helping her with Katie.
#5568 Thursday, 5/21/09
Nick becomes somewhat suspicious of certain comments that Jackie makes about Owen. Bridget's attempt to force herself to get over Nick doesn't pan out the way she or Owen had planned. Katie numbs her pain by drinking away her sorrows and finds herself passed out in the hotel room of a handsome stranger.
#5567 Wednesday, 5/20/09
When Katie comes across Nick revisiting his past, she makes a decision about their future. What was supposed to be a friendly dinner between Bill and Eric turns into an all-out war. Owen tells Jackie that he is going through with his date with Bridget. After Bridget confronts Nick about interfering in her life, she vows to get over him by taking the next step in her relationship with Owen. Jackie gives Nick the encouragement he needs to go for whatever, whomever, truly makes him happy.
#5566 Tuesday, 5/19/09
Ridge gives Brooke an ultimatum regarding their relationship after she had, once again, taken Rick's side. Bill meets the staff from Jackie M and makes quite an impression on the ladies. Stephanie is thrilled to learn of Taylor's plan to reunite with Ridge and does her best to assist. Nick confronts Owen about dating Bridget and issues him a warning. During a heated conversation, Taylor makes a solemn promise to Brooke.
#5565 Monday, 5/18/09
After providing Ridge with the information she has been keeping, Taylor makes many points about why he should be with her and not with Brooke. Donna tries her best to get to the bottom of why Bill came to Los Angeles, but gets nothing but propositioned. Steffy reports to Rick about her father's reaction to the gift that Rick gave her. Steffy makes a realization about her future with Rick based upon Ridge's reaction.
#5564 Friday, 5/15/09
Touched by the special gift Rick has given her, Steffy is confident that her parents will see the kindness that Rick truly possesses. Brooke shares Steffy's sentiment regarding Rick's gift; Ridge and Taylor's reaction to the gift is quite the opposite. Donna charges into Bill's office to demand that he retract Stephanie's public tirade. She is taken aback by Bill's avant-garde attitude and the proposition he presents her with.
#5563 Thursday, 5/14/09
Taylor and Stephanie bask in the misery that the webcast had brought upon on the Logan family and later conspire more about how to utilize the secret they share. Brooke makes a solemn promise to Ridge that she will back him up in the future whenever there may be an issue with Rick. Steffy and Rick have an awkward first encounter since their engagement was broken. Rick delivers a special gift to Steffy that he hopes will change her mind about him.
#5562 Wednesday, 5/13/09
Stephanie airs Eric, Donna and Brooke's dirty laundry to a worldwide audience; including everyone at Forrester Creations and Jackie M. During a lunch date, Owen prefaces himself as being a not-so-nice-guy to Bridget so that she knows what she is getting herself into. Jackie later sets Owen straight about what his "position" is within the company and with her. Sickened by the content of Stephanie's public rant, Donna confronts Stephanie and vows to stop her from continuing to spread her hateful venom.
#5561 Tuesday, 5/12/09
Stephanie reveals to the Jackie M staff that the company will be working closely with Spencer Communications and that she will be writing a series of articles for the publication. Expecting to meet with Karen Spencer, Stephanie finds herself meeting with Bill Spencer, Jr. instead. Bill offers Stephanie a perfect opportunity and forum to retaliate against Eric and the Logan sisters. Jackie confronts Nick about his intentions towards Bridget. Jackie later gives Owen an ultimatum.
#5560 Monday, 5/11/09
Stephanie intervened before the truth was revealed to Brooke and Ridge. Taylor is relieved that her sudden outburst was misinterpreted. Refusing to have her marriage ridiculed, Brooke puts Taylor and Stephanie in their place by telling them to butt out. Taylor and Stephanie strategize how to use their secret to their benefit. Rick has a change of heart towards Thomas; only for Steffy's sake.
#5559 Friday, 5/8/09
Brooke and Rick go head-to-head with Ridge and Taylor over the pros and cons surrounding the new Forrester Creations employee. While Brooke and Taylor continue the dispute, Ridge becomes acutely aware of the jeopardy that his relationship is in. Steffy and Marcus reconnect over them both being victims of Rick's plot for revenge against Ridge. Later, during an emotional meeting, Steffy returns her engagement ring to Rick.
#5558 Thursday, 5/7/09
Ridge and Taylor devise a strategic plan to get back at Rick for all of the pain he has inflicted on their family. This plan involves introducing a new employee to Forrester Creations. Mixed emotions are displayed when the idea is made public for the rest of the company. Marcus and Steffy make a concerted effort to rebuild their friendship and put their past behind them over a game of basketball.
#5557 Wednesday, 5/6/09
Brooke confronts Nick regarding his intentions towards Katie and receives her answer without him even saying a word. Brooke later tries to calm Katie's fears by informing her about Bridget's date. Bridget and Owen's date takes an opposite direction than they both had intended. Owen later sees an unusual, and more vulnerable, side of Jackie. Nick makes a heartfelt confession to Bridget.
#5556 Tuesday, 5/5/09
Katie is forced to admit out loud that she worries about Nick and Bridget working together and how it could affect her future. Nick stumbles upon a bikini-clad Bridget and becomes a bit jealous when he learns that she is preparing for a date. Jackie delivers a stern warning to an intrigued Owen before putting him in his place. Her mysterious demeanor soon reveals an ulterior motive.
#5555 Monday, 5/4/09
Reluctant to believe that the document that Stephanie is showing her is legitimate, Taylor ultimately trusts her friend. Stephanie is confident that this information is just the right thing to break up Brooke and Ridge for good. Marcus arrives at an opportune moment to console Steffy. When Rick voices his idea to win Steffy back, Brooke demands that he back-off. Jackie gives Owen a promotion, but her true intentions are not evident to anyone else. When Bridget makes a move on Owen, the moment isn't as private as they had hoped.
#5554 Friday, 5/1/09
Stephanie encourages Pam to keep the mistake a secret and to let the situation play itself out. While discussing the woes in his marriage to Thorne, Ridge is reminded of the special relationship he also shares with Taylor. Using the information she was just given to her advantage, Stephanie taunts Brooke about her rocky marriage. Pam begins to learn the severity of her error.