5. Cliff hanger, Dallas
The original gave us “Who Shot J.R?” and this reboot has kept the surprises coming. Most shocking of all: Rebecca is Cliff’s daughter! You voted this clever turn of events, revealed in the season 1 finale, the “Single Most Clever Plot Twist” in our Summer TV Awards 2012.
4. Turn… turn… turn, The Vampire Diaries
After three seasons of setting up Elena’s Very Big Choice between Damon and Stefan, imagine our surprise