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 Lux Cassidy (26 episodes, 2010-2011)
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 Catherine 'Cate' Cassidy (26 episodes, 2010-2011)
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 Nate 'Baze' Bazile (26 episodes, 2010-2011)
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 Matthew 'Math' Rogers (26 episodes, 2010-2011)
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 Ryan Thomas (26 episodes, 2010-2011)
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 Natasha 'Tasha' Siviac (13 episodes, 2010-2011)
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 Eric Daniels (12 episodes, 2010-2011)
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 Emma Bradshaw (11 episodes, 2010-2011)
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Fifteen year-old Lux has spent her life going from foster family to foster family. She has finally decided to become an emancipated minor. During her journey through the legal maze, Lux finds her biological father, 32, Nate "Baze" Bazile, who lives above a bar and is astonished to learn he has a daughter. Lux learns that her mother is Cate Cassidy, a star on local radio, along with her boyfriend, Ryan Thomas. A judge decides to grant temporary custody of Lux to Baze and Cate instead of emancipating her. Author Written by Josef

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The script prevented me from liking the story
24 May 2011 | by See all my reviews

I liked the idea of the dysfunctional family trying to fix itself along the way, with family members trying to grow and to better themselves.

However, the writers failed to live up to the story's potential. It's very hard to like the characters and to root for them when all they do

  • episode after episode - is lie to each other, engage in


passive-aggressive behavior and endless rantings, then get depressed and complain about how miserable they are and how everybody is against them.

And the characters who should be raising our sympathy, the mother-daughter duo, are actually the most obnoxious ones, while the men in their lives seem to have resigned themselves with the role of "the whipped".


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