The Puppet Show / Nightmares
In the 9th episode of Buffy the Vampire Slayer, the gang is forced to participate in the school talent show thanks to the new principal, Snyder. Stage fright is the least of their concerns though as someone is harvesting students' organs. Could an inanimate dummy be to blame? Kristen and Mike compare this episode's format to other monster-of-the-week stories and share some stories about their own experiences with talent shows.
In "Nightmares", the residents of Sunnydale are being plagued by their own nightmares come to life. Buffy and her fellow Scoobies must overcome their deepest fears in order to help a little boy in a coma. Kristen and Mike admit to their own nightmares, discuss the divorce of Buffy's parents, and much more!