As a permanent tribute to our live Mad Men open threads, this is where we keep the weekly Basketcase conversation alive.
We kick off a topic, but feel free to chat among yourselves however you see fit (respecting our guidelines, of course).
Okay so I watch Buffy in an almost constant loop. My newest observation, going back to the earliest seasons, is that Xander and Willow were entirely plausible–both as the nerds no one wanted, and as they transformed into hotties.
We’ve seen it over and over–Rocky taking off Adrienne’s glasses, Sabrina, all the Supermans….what are some examples that you think really nailed it, or were utterly ridiculous?
(Here’s a few more of mine: Molly Ringwald in Sixteen Candles–nailed it. Claire Danes in My So-Called Life, which I thought was the more evolved version of the Molly–I had a harder time with this. She was just so luminous.)