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Sunnydale Study Group

The podcast for returning Scoobies and Buffy newbies! Sunnydale Study Group is a brand new podcast about Buffy the Vampire Slayer. We'll be going episode by episode, talking about our favorite moments, themes and personal anecdotes. This podcast comes out every Tuesday night and more often than not, we have exciting guests. Our hosts are Chris Bramante, Omar Najam and our producer is Holland Farkas.
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Mar 22, 2016

We are taking a quick break this week in order to prep for WonderCon 2016! If you’re going to be there, please let us know. We would love to meet up and chat about Buffy. See you at the con, study buddies!

Sunnydale Study Group is a Buffy the Vampire Slayer podcast hosted by Holland Farkas, Chris Bramante and Omar Najam.
 
Find more Sunnydale goodness at Facebook.com/SunnydaleStudyGroup and Twitter.com/SSGPodcast

Mar 15, 2016

Homecoming is a’coming and Buffy has decided to go head-to-head with Cordelia for the crown. But when their limo is hijacked, our heroes find themselves going from running for queen to running for their lives. Can Buffy and Cordy put aside their differences in time for rising stakes?

Join us as we chat about school dances, awkward spreadables and California dreams with our special guest Paul Krueger!

Sunnydale Study Group is a Buffy the Vampire Slayer podcast hosted by Holland Farkas, Chris Bramante and Omar Najam. You can find our guest Paul Krueger on Twitter at @NotLikeFreddy.
 
Find more Sunnydale goodness at Facebook.com/SunnydaleStudyGroup and Twitter.com/SSGPodcast

Mar 8, 2016

Someone is going around attacking people in Sunnydale. Could it be the newly returned Angel who has gone full feral? Could it be Oz who broke out of his cage and got up to who knows what? Or perhaps, could it be something more sinister?

Join us as we chat about silent film directors, CliffNotes vs SparkNotes and whether truth truly is stranger than fiction.

Sunnydale Study Group is a Buffy the Vampire Slayer podcast hosted by Holland Farkas, Chris Bramante and Omar Najam.
 
Find more Sunnydale goodness at Facebook.com/SunnydaleStudyGroup and Twitter.com/SSGPodcast

Feb 9, 2016

There's a new slayer in town and she's bringing some baggage with her. When the gang meets Faith, little do they realize that there's a powerful old vampire hot on her trail. Can Buffy and Faith put their differences aside to save the day or will everything come up taquitos?  

Join us as we chat personal space, how Eliza Dushku has been present in all of our lives and the worst piñata you've ever heard of!  

Sunnydale Study Group is a Buffy the Vampire Slayer podcast hosted by Holland Farkas, Chris Bramante and Omar Najam.
 
Find more Sunnydale goodness at Facebook.com/SunnydaleStudyGroup and Twitter.com/SSGPodcast 

Feb 2, 2016

Buffy is back in town but things just don't feel the same. As everyone is trying to acclimate to the new climate, a party at Buffy's goes awry when one of her mom's gallery artifacts brings Sunnydale's latest back as zombies. Can they raise their spirits to fight the raising of the dead?

But more importantly, Holland has a great story about blue margaritas.

Join us as we chat about the worst parties, Giles's car name and where the word "shovel" comes from.

BUT AGAIN, MOST IMPORTANTLY, YOU HAVE TO HEAR ABOUT HOLLAND'S MARGARITA PARTY STORY!

Sunnydale Study Group is a Buffy the Vampire Slayer podcast hosted by Holland Farkas, Chris Bramante and Omar Najam.

Our special guest this week is Minhdzuy Khorami. You can find him on Twitter at: @minhdzuy or on his YouTube channel Youtube.com/mudvillecomedy
 
Find more Sunnydale goodness at Facebook.com/SunnydaleStudyGroup and Twitter.com/SSGPodcast

Jan 26, 2016

It's the season 1 premiere! Vamps are running Sunnydale while Buffy is still on the lamb in Los Angeles. Can she solve the downtown mystery before it's too late? Can the scoobies hold the bumpies at bay? What's the big bad's plan anyway?

Join us as we chat about running away, running Twitter accounts and possibly running into Daredevil?

Sunnydale Study Group is a Buffy the Vampire Slayer podcast hosted by Holland Farkas, Chris Bramante and Omar Najam.

Find more Sunnydale goodness at Facebook.com/SunnydaleStudyGroup and Twitter.com/SSGPodcast

Jan 19, 2016

We're back!!! So get those study materials ready because season 3 is about to kick off!

Also, we have pins and we want to give you pins! Send us your #SlayerStance on Twitter, Facebook and/or Instagram!

Sunnydale Study Group is a Buffy the Vampire Slayer podcast hosted by Holland Farkas, Chris Bramante and Omar Najam.

Find more Sunnydale goodness at Facebook.com/SunnydaleStudyGroup and Twitter.com/SSGPodcast

Dec 2, 2015

It’s the season 2 finale! Angelus has Giles and the gang has to get to the vamps before they open up a portal and suck everything we hold dear into a hell dimension. Can Willow handle the magic mojo? Will Xander find a way to vex their victory? Can Buffy put her past aside to get the job done?

Join us as we chat about racism at Renaissance Faires, slayerphobia and some inky business concerning an octopus with our special guest SarahTheRebel!

Sunnydale Study Group is a Buffy the Vampire Slayer podcast hosted by Holland Farkas, Chris Bramante and Omar Najam.

Our special guest this week is SarahTheRebel. You can find her on Twitter at: @SarahTheRebel or on her Twitch channel Twitch.tv/sarahtherebel

Find more Sunnydale goodness at Facebook.com/SunnydaleStudyGroup and Twitter.com/SSGPodcast

Nov 25, 2015

When a door closes, another ancient door opens and unlocks an ancient evil. Buffy and the gang have found out that Angelus has come into possession of Acathla, who can suck the world into hell. With everyone united, can they stop the vampires from flooding the world with demons or will their inner demons get the better of them?

Join us as we chat about changing hair colors, Walrus Watchers and Angel's made up drinking songs.

Sunnydale Study Group is a Buffy the Vampire Slayer podcast hosted by Holland Farkas, Chris Bramante and Omar Najam.

Our special guest this week is SarahTheRebel. You can find her on Twitter at: @SarahTheRebel or on her Twitch channel Twitch.tv/sarahtherebel

Find more Sunnydale goodness at Facebook.com/SunnydaleStudyGroup and Twitter.com/SSGPodcast

Nov 17, 2015

Something fishy is going on at Sunnydale. The Scoobies are noticing something odd going on with the swim team as they try to assault Buffy and then start disappearing. Xander goes undercover to see if the athletes are doping but it looks like that’s just the tip of the iceberg. Can the gang dam this flood of paranormal activity or are they in too deep?

Join us as we chat about violence, body politics but also Harry Potter and Shannen Doherty’s face.  

Sunnydale Study Group is a Buffy the Vampire Slayer podcast hosted by Holland Farkas, Chris Bramante and Omar Najam.

Find more Sunnydale goodness at Facebook.com/SunnydaleStudyGroup and Twitter.com/SSGPodcast

Nov 10, 2015

The ghosts of old romances are haunting Sunnydale High. A tragic incident on campus grounds is causing havoc as the ghosts are possessing the bodies of Razorbacks and making them act out their murder suicide. Can the gang get to the bottom of this sad history before they become history?

Join us as we chat about dances, new band names and whether or not there are poisonous snakes with our guest Dael Kingsmill.

Sunnydale Study Group is a Buffy the Vampire Slayer podcast hosted by Holland Farkas, Chris Bramante and Omar Najam.

Our special guest this week is Dael Kingsmill. You can find her on Twitter at: @DailyDael or on her YouTube channel YouTube.com/MonarchsFactory

Find more Sunnydale goodness at Facebook.com/SunnydaleStudyGroup and Twitter.com/SSGPodcast

Nov 3, 2015

Buffy is up against a timeless enemy: the flu. During her time in a hospital, she notices a mysterious figure stalking the children. Is she just seeing things or are her fever dreams truly the thing of nightmare?

Join us as we chat about getting sick, plotting story and our own custom Buffy drinks with our guest Mia Resella!

Sunnydale Study Group is a Buffy the Vampire Slayer podcast hosted by Holland Farkas, Chris Bramante and Omar Najam.

Our special guest this week is Mia Resella. You can find her on Twitter at: @MiaResella or on her YouTube channel YouTube.com/2BrokeGeeks


Find more Sunnydale goodness at Facebook.com/SunnydaleStudyGroup and Twitter.com/SSGPodcast

Oct 27, 2015

Angelus is going on an art spree, breaking into people’s rooms and drawing them while they sleep. Having had enough, Buffy gathers the Scoobies together for protection as Jenny Calendar puts together her own plan to return Angel’s soul.

Join us as we chat about band names, welcome mats and the ominous qualities of oranges with our guest Dael Kingsmill!

Sunnydale Study Group is a Buffy the Vampire Slayer podcast hosted by Holland Farkas, Chris Bramante and Omar Najam.

Our special guest this week is Dael Kingsmill. You can find her on Twitter at: @DailyDael or on her YouTube channel YouTube.com/MonarchsFactory

Find more Sunnydale goodness at Facebook.com/SunnydaleStudyGroup and Twitter.com/SSGPodcast

Oct 20, 2015

Love is in the air, and it’s suffocating the Scoobies. When lovable goofball Xander Harris is scorned by Cordelia in front of her friends, he turns to the school witch to craft up a spell to change Cordie’s mind. Unfortunately, things take a left turn and Xander finds himself the object of affection by all the ladies in Sunnydale. Can he escape their amorous advances or is Xander fated to be torn apart by his fans?

Join us as we chat about difficult relationships, surnames and bear hearts!

Sunnydale Study Group is a Buffy the Vampire Slayer podcast hosted by Holland Farkas, Chris Bramante and Omar Najam.

Our special guest this week is Becca Scott. You can find her on Twitter at: @TheBeccaScott

Find more Sunnydale goodness at Facebook.com/SunnydaleStudyGroup and Twitter.com/SSGPodcast

Oct 13, 2015

Something is dancing in the moonlight, but it ain’t no King Harvest. There’s a werewolf in Sunnydale and even worse, there’s a werewolf hunter prowling the ground ready to kill the beast. Do the gang find the monster or prevent the monster from finding the monster. The theme of the episode is “who is the real monster?” in case you… yeah you got it.

Join us as we chat about transformations, terrors and extremely personal high school secrets!

Sunnydale Study Group is a Buffy the Vampire Slayer podcast hosted by Holland Farkas, Chris Bramante and Omar Najam.

Find more Sunnydale goodness at Facebook.com/SunnydaleStudyGroup and Twitter.com/SSGPodcast

Oct 6, 2015

Something is very, very wrong. After a heated night facing off with the Judge, Buffy wakes up to an empty bed. Where is Angel? The answer to that question leads the gang down a dark path as they discover Angel’s alter ego, Jenny’s mysterious past and the true strength of the Judge.

Join us as we chat about unhealthy relationships, healthy expectations and what Joyce gets up to in her spare time with our special guest Rachel Heine from Nerdist!

You can find Rachel Heine at Nerdist.com as well as on her personal Twitter @RachelHeine!

Sunnydale Study Group is a Buffy the Vampire Slayer podcast hosted by Holland Farkas, Chris Bramante and Omar Najam.


Find more Sunnydale goodness at Facebook.com/SunnydaleStudyGroup and Twitter.com/SSGPodcast

Sep 29, 2015

It’s Buffy’s birthday and dreams are coming true! Unfortunately… Buff’s b-day is full of surprises as Spike and Dru turn out to be alive, collecting the pieces of the Judge, an unstoppable warrior who will be hell bent on bringing hell. Can the Scoobies party down while the stakes are rising up, or will Buffy have to take matters into her own hands and face the Judge?

Join us as we chat about teenage angst, our worst birthdays and what Disney film the people in the next room sound like with our special guest Rachel Heine from Nerdist!

You can find Rachel Heine at Nerdist.com as well as on her personal Twitter @RachelHeine!

Sunnydale Study Group is a Buffy the Vampire Slayer podcast hosted by Holland Farkas, Chris Bramante and Omar Najam.


Find more Sunnydale goodness at Facebook.com/SunnydaleStudyGroup and Twitter.com/SSGPodcast

Sep 22, 2015

Things are cracking up in Sunnydale! As Buffy contemplates her future with Angel, their class is assigned eggs to watch as children. But it turns out that the kids aren’t alright when the eggs open up to reveal mind-controlling demons. Can Buffy fight off the dirty dozen or will she get scrambled in the fray?

Join us as we chat about responsibility, trust and why you should always accept a dinner invitation from a Puritan.

Sunnydale Study Group is a Buffy the Vampire Slayer podcast hosted by Holland Farkas, Chris Bramante and Omar Najam.

Find more Sunnydale goodness at Facebook.com/SunnydaleStudyGroup and Twitter.com/SSGPodcast

Sep 16, 2015

Three truly is company. Joyce has started dating a man named Ted who is just not winning over Buffy. Despite gaining the affections of her friends and making Joyce happy, Ted is cold and unfriendly to Buffy. In fact, at times, he’s straight out abusive. Can Buffy and the gang figure out what’s wrong with Ted’s wiring before it’s too late? John Ritter guest stars on a very dark episode.

Join us as we chat about parental dating, conflict creating and French cuisine plating with our special guest Blair Beveridge.


Check out Blair's YouTube channel and follow him on Twitter at @blairbeveridge

Find more Sunnydale goodness at Facebook.com/SunnydaleStudyGroup and Twitter.com/SSGPodcast

Sep 8, 2015

With Spike's attack on Buffy in full swing, it looks like the Order of Taraka has the upper hand. But what's this? There's a new slayer in town, and with a bit of backup, Buffy and the gang are finally able to save Angel from the clutches of Sunnydale's worst. But can Buffy and Kendra see eye to eye, to see this to an end? 

Join us as we chat about work, worms and what we're going to do to the monkey with our special guest Jason Inman.

Sunnydale Study Group is a Buffy the Vampire Slayer podcast hosted by Holland Farkas, Chris Bramante and Omar Najam.

Check out Jason's YouTube channel at YouTube.com/jawiin and on Twitter at Twitter.com/jawiin

Find more Sunnydale goodness at Facebook.com/SunnydaleStudyGroup and Twitter.com/SSGPodcast

Sep 1, 2015

A school-wide career test has Buffy worrying that she’ll never live a normal life to the point where she skips the night to go ice skating. But our slayer is on more thin ice than she even realizes when Spike calls forth three trained assassins to her out. Can Buffy maintain a relationship with Angel? Will Spike succeed in his plan? And what’s up with the girl in the airplane?

Join us as we chat about set dressing, phone etiquette and Kristi Yamaguchi with our special guest Jason Inman.

Sunnydale Study Group is a Buffy the Vampire Slayer podcast hosted by Holland Farkas, Chris Bramante and Omar Najam.

Check out Jason's YouTube channel at YouTube.com/jawiin and on Twitter at Twitter.com/jawiin



Find more Sunnydale goodness at Facebook.com/SunnydaleStudyGroup and Twitter.com/SSGPodcast

Aug 25, 2015

Dead Watchers, demonic danger and mysterious puddles? Sounds like Mr. Rupert Giles’s past is bubbling up to haunt him! When old friends stop by to uncover Giles’s dark history, the entire gang is put in danger. Can Giles come to terms with pervious mistakes? How will the gang stop a body-hopping demon? Will we “be seeing you” in this session?

Join us as we chat about trauma, taboo and tattoos with our special guest Steven Ray Morris.

Sunnydale Study Group is a Buffy the Vampire Slayer podcast hosted by Holland Farkas, Chris Bramante and Omar Najam.

Feel free to tweet at Steven.

Find more Sunnydale goodness at Facebook.com/SunnydaleStudyGroup and Twitter.com/SSGPodcast

Aug 19, 2015

Angel is the only character with some dust being blown off of his past! Buffy’s old buddy Ford from her Hemery High days and she finally has someone to talk to, relate to and bond with that isn’t the Scoobies or her vampire boyfriend. But as Spike gets in the mix, it starts to look like the Lonely Ones have an inside man.

Join us as we chat about bullying, moral complexity and what our vampire nicknames would be.

Sunnydale Study Group is a Buffy the Vampire Slayer podcast hosted by Holland Farkas, Chris Bramante and Omar Najam.


Find more Sunnydale goodness at Facebook.com/SunnydaleStudyGroup and Twitter.com/SSGPodcast

Aug 11, 2015

It’s Halloween in Sunnydale! And nothing says Halloween like some playful costumes which are totally safe unless a mysterious shop owner has cursed them to come alive when he prays to a statue of Janus! Unfortunately that’s exactly what happens and the gang has to deal with intangibility, memory loss and an old friend of Giles.

Join us as we chat about Halloween, healthy self-esteems and how we all met  with our special guest Brittany Sandler!

Sunnydale Study Group is a Buffy the Vampire Slayer podcast hosted by Holland Farkas, Chris Bramante and Omar Najam.

Feel free to tweet at Brittany.

Find more Sunnydale goodness at Facebook.com/SunnydaleStudyGroup and Twitter.com/SSGPodcast

Aug 4, 2015

Buffy blows off her friends and her duties to go to a college party with Cordelia. But things take a very dark turn when the fraternity party turns out to be the feeding ground for a phallic snake deity. Can Buffy and Cordy escape without losing their skin?

Join us as we chat about Indian movies, basements and very uncomfortable topics with our special guest Ashley V Robinson!

Check out Ashley's web series The Red Shirt Diaires or send her a tweet!

Sunnydale Study Group is a Buffy the Vampire Slayer podcast hosted by Holland Farkas, Chris Bramante and Omar Najam.

Find more Sunnydale goodness at Facebook.com/SunnydaleStudyGroup and Twitter.com/SSGPodcast

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