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Glee: I Kissed A Girl

A quick thought on last night’s Glee, which seemed to be a return to the bad habits of season two. It felt like they started with the song they wanted to do, and then bent the plotline to get there. That song, of course, being the one that titled the episode: Katy Perry’s “I Kissed A Girl.”

I am not clear on what the thought process was behind choosing this song to celebrate Santana coming out as a lesbian. It strikes me a bit like Reagan using “Born In The USA” for his 1984 campaign. The assumption by hearing the title that the song will fit the situation, but no one stopped to listen to the lyrics, or think about them. The song, being about drunk girls teasing boys by kissing each other, is highly inappropriate to the situation at hand. Continue reading