Andy Cohen (Photo: NBC)

Andy Cohen steps in it because he’s Andy Cohen

Andy Cohen just couldn’t resist.

On a special celebrating the soaps, the Bravo producer and host declared them dead.

Cohen was one of the many celebrity guests interviewed for ABC’s “The Story of Soaps” earlier this week. While such notables as John Stamos and Bryan Cranston raved about the quality and the work ethic involved, Cohen couldn’t resist throwing dirt on the parade.

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Dee Wallace, Jackie Zeman and Tony Geary in "General Hospital" (Photo: ABC)

Dive into the best of the soaps

ABC and People present a two-hour celebration of daytime serials in “The Story of Soaps” tonight at 9.

Soaps rarely get any attention in prime time, so this special is definitely worth checking out.

The documentary features such celebrities as Carol Burnett, Bryan Cranston (who got his break on “Loving”) and Jon Hamm dishing on the genre.

The network promises the special will explore how female creators shifted from radio to television and how their work changed pop culture.

You can also probably expect to see a fair share of catfights, crying, catfights, people dying, catfights, people coming back from the dead, and catfights.

There’s so much more to daytime than its excesses.

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