“Do you like my mask? Isn’t it pretty? It raises the dead!” Buffy’s back, and so are the dead, and Lani and Noelle get their hootenanny on with one of the most quoted episodes of Buffy, “Dead Man’s Party.” (S3.02)
“I’m Buffy, the Vampire Slayer. And you are?”
It’s all about identity as Noelle and Lani take a look at Anne (S3.01), celebrating the return of Chanterelle, loving up on Oz, and wishing the Joyce Summers conflict vending machine would just friggin’ break.
“Close your eyes.”
For the devastating Season 2 finale, Noelle and Lani call in special guest Dr. Kelly Jones to help them process “Becoming” Parts 1 & 2 (S2.21-22).
“You’re going to think about that later, mister, and you’re gonna laugh.”
Lani and Noelle smell something bad in the notoriously nasty “Go Fish” (2.20).
You should never be cowed by authority. Except in this instance when we are clearly right and you are clearly wrong.
It’s guilt, grief and ranting about forgiveness (NOT MY JOB, TUTU) as Lani and Noelle talk about “I Only Have Eyes for You.” (S2.19)
“If we see a floating pipe and a smoking jacket, he’s dropped.”
It’s time to get “Killed by Death” (S2.18) as Lani and Noelle talk about good Xander, bad Angelus, and a monster metaphor that’s missing the metaphor.
“Passion speaks to us, guides us, rules us all. And we obey. What other choice do we have?”
It’s all escalating conflict and flaming baseball bats as Noelle and Lani follow the various passions at play in “Passion.” (S2.17)
“We intend revenge. Pure as the driven snow.”
Altered reality reigns in Sunnydale when Xander invokes a love spell and the world goes wild. Lani and Noelle navigate the chaos and consequence as they get all Bewitched, Bothered and Bewildered. (S2.16)
“That’s great, Larry. You’ve really mastered the single entendre.”
It’s time to get all one-note with our bad men as Lani and Noelle give in to the power of a full moon and talk wild Oz and bold Willow in “Phases.” (S2.15)