Welcome to LOVE SUCKS, the TFL.org approved fanlisting for the 2009 CW TV series "The Vampire Diaries," based on the book series of the same name by L. J. Smith. The series follows the events in the town of Mystic Falls, Virginia, a fictional small town haunted by supernatural beings. The main focus of the series is the love triangle between the female protagonist Elena Gilbert (played by Nina Dobrev) and Stefan (played by Paul Wesley) and Damon Salvatore (played by Ian Somerhalder) with dark pasts. The series premiered on The CW Television Network on September 10, 2009, and is currently in its second season. On April 26th, 2011, The CW renewed the series for a third season, set to begin in the fall, 2011. The show currently airs on the CW, Thursdays at 8/7c. So, if you're a fan of The Vampire Diaries, then join and grab a code!