Plot holes are a way of life in soap operas. Sometimes it’s a child character who ends up being six years old one day, and a teenager the next (thanks to soap opera rapid age syndrome, better known as SORAS), or a character who comes back to life. Other times it’s an illegitimate child that pops up or their twin. Storylines swerve weekly despite the many plot holes within them. Days of Our Lives (DOOL) seems to be no exception when it comes to plot holes, as Salem storylines have been known to twist and turn into a confusing ball of mess. Below are some major DOOL plot holes that fans may have noticed over the years.
12. The Ever-Evolving World Of Technology
The DiMera Family really does love to control people, and they have a rich history when it comes to plot holes, technology, and getting Salemites to do the unthinkable! From Stefan’s bionic eye for Steve (which he used for corporate espionage via a computer) to the chip daddy Stefano placed in Hope via satellite to Gabi’s control over Julie’s heart through her mobile, there’s clearly an “app” or techy device for everything these days when it comes to scheming! But really, a phone app linked to someone’s heart? Who writes this stuff?