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Buffy Boys

May 1, 2019

It's the most wonderful fright of the year in S02E06 "Halloween". The Buffy Boys talk duality, gender play, and thirsty wigs when a cursed costume shop comes to sleepy ol' Sunnydale. But does Giles still hold a black flame candle for its enigmatic owner, Ethan? 

Key Buffy Bits from this episode include: 

  • Integration and evolving identities through the lens of feminine expression
  • Ambiguously murdered (?) children
  • Queer joy: living as a minority is an act of defiance
  • Tropes of 'secretly gay' men
  • The danger of being a a hardcore girl who just wears lingerie and some form of animal ears
  • "You may be hot stuff when it comes to demonology or whatever. But when it comes to dating, I'm the Slayer."

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Our theme song is an acoustic cover of the Title Theme to Buffy The Vampire Slayer by Alex Heflin (originally by Nerf Herder).



Yours in Slaying,

The Buffy Boys