If you were living under a rock from 2007 to 2013, beware of spoilers here — if we’re going to judge thoroughly, we’re going to judge on everything that’s happened so far and we can’t be held responsible for your inability to Hulu or Netflix in a timely manner. Lindsay's Take: Nate is the king of the Upper East Side, at least if you’re a high schooler.He’s got money, he’s got looks, and maybe the brains are lacking, but hey, somehow he managed to get into Columbia. Who among us hasn’t drooled over his swagger, his attitude, and his ability to get shit done? I’m dubious, even though, to semi-quote the man himself: Lindsay's Take: Oh, Lonely Boy. If you guarantee that the Captain (or the Commodore or whatever they called his dad) flees to Bermuda and you get on the good side of his ex, Blair, then you’ve got yourself a loyal and handsome man.Tried to come between Chuck and Blair which in and of itself is unacceptable, but also confessed that he didn't love Blair and forced her to pay a dowry after their marriage fell apart. Nicer in her earlier episodes, but becomes the scorned wife of Trip and therefore blackmails Lily to keep Serena away from her husband.A shame that she turns vindictive because you could tell she really loves Trip (and being a congressman's wife).The heat between these two just couldn’t be contained, and after months of denying relationship rumours, they finally announced they were a couple and made all our TV dreams come true! Although Blake Lively is now married to Ryan Reynolds and pregnant with his baby, we won’t forget her first true love; the one and only Penn Badgley!
GOSSIP GIRLPictured: (back row l-r) Matthew Settle as Rufus Humphrey, Kelly Rutherford as Lily van der Woodsen, Penn Badgley as Dan Humphrey, Blake Lively as Serena van der Woodsen; (front row l-r) Jessica Szohr as Vanessa Abrams, Taylor Momsen as Jenny Humphrey, Chace Crawford as Nate Archibald, Leighton Meester as Blair Waldorf Photo Credit: Frank Ockenfels/The CW© 2009 The CW Network, LLC. —so I think we should all make a pact to tune in tonight.But how will NYC’s favorite pretty boy fare when stacked up against his adolescent peers? Dan Humphrey was the kid from the other side of the tracks (aka DUMBO, Brooklyn, which takes more than twenty minutes to get to from the UES — just a bone I had to pick with the This was a hard one, but hear us out: Nate is the only member of this select group of men who isn’t a pompous ass and didn’t try and sell a loved one for real estate. There comes a point in the lifespan of a soap opera when the sexual interactions between characters reach a tipping point — or, the ideal conditions for contagious diseases — and almost everyone has slept with almost everyone else.Her character went on "indefinite hiatus" during the show's fourth season (as noted above), but did return for the grand finale.She continues to front The Pretty Reckless and enjoy copious amounts of black eyeliner. From invisible outsider to the boyfriend of Serena, the most beautiful and sought-after socialite in New York, Dan Humphrey is at least partly responsible for making Brooklyn the new Manhattan, right?