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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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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

Jul 28, 2015

It’s foreign exchange student season at Sunnydale High and Buffy is hosting a young girl by the name of Ampata. But the love triangle between Ampata, Xander and Willow isn’t the only trouble brewing because Ampata is actually an Incan mummy girl! Can the Scoobies keep the mummy curse under wraps or are they tombed (you know, like “doomed”)?

Join us as we chat about burials, the burden of sacrifice and the justice system with our special guest Dael Kingsmill.

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

Check out Dael Kingsmill's YouTube channel!

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

Jul 14, 2015

Spike and Drusilla are crashing parent teacher conference night! Buffy is tasked with running a smooth school festivity but when a new vampire couple rolls into town, things get Die Hard fast.

Join us as we chat about villains, heroes and Chris's trailer voice.

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

You can find Ailea on her twitter and read her articles on Nerdy But Flirty

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

Jul 7, 2015

Love is in the air! Giles and Jenny are batting eyes. Buffy and Angel are meeting up in cemeteries. And someone is gathering body parts to make the perfect girl. Wait, what?!

Join us as we chat about Victorian literature, the horrors of adolescence and the term "boob tube."

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

 

Jun 30, 2015

We're back for season 2 of Buffy the Vampire Slayer! And so is Buffy! After a summer in LA, Buffy has returned to Sunnydale. But something is wrong. She's disconnected from her friends. She's pushing Angel away. And the Master's bones are missing.

Join us as we chat about lonliness, longing and Dunkin' Donuts with our guest: Chris O'Brien from Classic Alice.

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

Check out Chris on Twitter and on Classic Alice.

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

 

Jun 16, 2015

It's the summer between season 1 and season 2! So we're taking some time off, relaxing and chatting about the Buffy characters we've met so far in season 1.

Join us as we chat about Sunnydale, D&D and not Ben's theater company.

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

You can check out Ben Margalith on Twitter: Twitter.com/benmswift

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

Jun 4, 2015

There's a prophecy and Buffy is at its center. She must finally face the Master. It all comes to an end (metaphorically) in the Season 1 finale of Buffy the Vampire Slayer. 

Join us as we chat with Buffy podcast veterans, Buffy Between The Lines.  

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

May 26, 2015

Maybe you listened to every session of the podcast so far, or maybe you only actually listened to a couple and slept through a majority of the school year. Fret not! We've got you covered with the ultimate Season One study guide cram session where we talk about all of the important things that go down this season so you can be prepared for the season finale. 

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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