Who 'Gossip Girl' is and why finding out ruined everything: A final disgruntled review

There was a time when I considered myself a "Gossip Girl" fan. I read the books, I was excited about the potential movie, and even more excited about the TV series. I loved Serena and Blair from the books. I was obsessed with Dan and Nate. I thought the series was brilliantly cast and I was thrilled to hear that Josh Schwartz and Stephanie Savage were at the wheel. I loved this show before this show even started.When "Gossip Girl" launched on The CW, I found it odd that so much press surrounding it focused on the "Who is Gossip Girl?" angle.I wasn't a member of the press at the time; I was a college senior who watched the show while eating dinner out of a box and ruminating on whether it was going to be a vodka night or a beer night. And I couldn't understand why the press cared who Gossip Girl was,...



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