The Young and the Restless revolves around the rivalries, romances, hopes and fears of the residents of the fictional Midwestern metropolis, Genoa City. The Newman’s and Abbots primarily run the city and the lives of a wide variety of characters of all ethnicities. The show touches on a lot of real life topics such as loss, addiction, joy, crime and more. It keeps you on the edge of your seat. Most of the actors are seasoned and have literally grown up on the show. The show has been on air since 1973 and won 263 awards which is way too many to name. You can catch it weekdays on CBS at 12:30pm est.