'Awkward': @nikkideloach teases Jenna's choice, the secret blogger, and more mother-daughter turmoil to come

Fine, we'll admit it -- we started watching "Awkward" for the love triangle. There's just something about a girl torn between two really awesome guys that makes for fantastic, iconic teen television (we're still talking about Ben vs. Noel, though the Dawson vs. Pacey debate has officially been settled). Watching Jenna (Ashley Rickards) ping-pong between the hunky Matty (Beau Mirchoff) and the endearing Jake (Brett Davern) has been a blast.But that's not why we watch anymore.A show that could have easily been a superficial series about the trials of first love has become a powerful, refreshing, honest look at a complicated mother-daughter relationship that we can all relate to. Playing the deeply flawed Lacey, Nikki DeLoach began her "Awkward" run as the comic relief. In Season 1, Lacey had little dimension -- she was ditzy, selfish, and mostly oblivious to the needs of her teenage daughter. But when it was revealed that the anonymous "carefrontation"...



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