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Queer As Folk (US): Season 2 (2002)  

Drama | English
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Queer Factor ™

Overview

The second season of the groundbreaking and critically-acclaimed series continues to follow the lives of Brian, Michael, Justin, Emmett, Ted, Melanie and Lindsay and their friends, families and lovers. Emotions and passions swirl around this group of gay men and women as they deal with the struggles and joys of life and love.
 

Queer Factor ™

Overview

The second season of the groundbreaking and critically-acclaimed series continues to follow the lives of Brian, Michael, Justin, Emmett, Ted, Melanie and Lindsay and their friends, families and lovers. Emotions and passions swirl around this group of gay men and women as they deal with the struggles and joys of life and love.

Episodes

  • 2-1: Home Is Where the Ass Is (06 Jan, 2002)

    Suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder after his bashing, Justin can't remember the fateful night - and Brian can't forget it. Lindsay pops the question to Melanie at her sister's wedding. Michael returns to Pittsburgh just as Chris Hobbs is sentenced.

  • 2-2: All Better Now (13 Jan, 2002)

    Justin is unable to process Chris Hobbs' attack, or to accept physical contact, despite Brian's best efforts. Ted is fired for surfing porn at work. Michael and Emmett take jobs as naked waiters. This time, it's Melanie who proposes to Lindsay.

  • 2-3: Hypocrisy: Don't Do It (20 Jan, 2002)

    Ted's favorite author, Howard Bellweather, protests Brian's Hero Award while collecting his own, Emmett works for men who are similar to the politically correct characters of the fabulous new gay TV drama, "Gay as Blazes," and Michael wants to reconnect with Brian at a comic-book convention.

  • 2-4: Pride (27 Jan, 2002)

    Brian, Michael, Justin, Emmett, Ted, Lindsay, Melanie and Debbie all overcome various obstacles to show their PRIDE in Pittsburgh's annual parade.

  • 2-5: ...Wherever That Dream May Lead You (03 Feb, 2002)

    As a result of his gay bashing, Justin loses the motor skills necessary to succeed in art school, and is forced to drop out, while Michael decides to quit his job at the Big Q and risk everything to buy a comic-book store. Meanwhile, Ted becomes an entrepreneur as well, ditching his new accounting job to start his own porno website.

  • 2-6: Mixed Blessings (10 Feb, 2002)

    Justin and Brian renegotiate their relationship; Lindsay is disgusted by Ted's new business, which is flourishing thanks to Emmett; one of Michael's first customers could be the love of his life. Meanwhile, Melanie shares a dirty little secret.

  • 2-7: The Leper (Hath the Babe Not Eyes?) (17 Feb, 2002)

    Despite the objections of his friends and family, Michael decides to continue dating HIV-positive Ben. Emmett's ego is swelled by the success of Ted's porn web site, while Lindsay and Melanie struggle to get Lindsay's parents to cough up some money for their wedding.

  • 2-8: Love for Sale (03 Mar, 2002)

    Michael tries to forget Ben by dating again, while Justin has an encounter with somebody closer to his own age than Brian, and Emmett is surprised when he meets his secret admirer.

  • 2-9: Accentuate the Positive (10 Mar, 2002)

    Michael fights to get Ben back into his life, but first he must prove that he can handle the HIV-positive situation, while Brian is introduced to his mother's minister - a man he's already met in very different circumstances.

  • 2-10: Priorities, Please! (Beat the Time) (17 Mar, 2002)

    As Michael mourns the death of his favorite comic-book superhero, Debbie discovers a real-life murder victim, Emmett helps George to have fun, and Melanie and Lindsay find inspiration in the pages of a grandmother's secret letters.

  • 2-11: The Wedding (31 Mar, 2002)

    Lindsay and Melanie's wedding day approaches despite numerous obstacles and the hostility of the zodiac, but Brian has won two tickets to the Miami White Party (which falls on the same weekend), and Emmett has finally saved enough money for the buttocks-enhancement surgery he's always wanted.

  • 2-12: One Degree of Brian Kinney (07 Apr, 2002)

    Michael is shocked to learn that his new boyfriend Ben once slept with Brian, while Ted gets a shot at acceptance by Pittsburgh's elite "A-Gays," and Debbie probes the case of a dead boy found behind her diner, impressing a local detective.

  • 2-13: It's Because I'm Gay, Right? (14 Apr, 2002)

    Popular Pittsburgh drag queen Divina Devore comes back to town bearing an uncanny resemblance to Michael. Justin pays the bills by dancing at Babylon, while Melanie and Lindsay enlist Brian's aid in getting Gus accepted into a good preschool.

  • 2-14: The Dangers of Sex and Drugs (28 Apr, 2002)

    Justin's dancing gig proves so lucrative that he begins neglecting his studies, while Emmett embarks on a short-lived around-the-world adventure with George, and Michael struggles to accept his mom's new relationship with a police detective.

  • 2-15: Rage Against This Machine (05 May, 2002)

    Michael and Justin begin collaborating on a comic book idea but their success provokes jealousy in Brian. Emmett is ejected from George's funeral, while Melanie and Lindsay accept a new houseguest: Melanie's ex, to whom Lindsay is secretly attracted.

  • 2-16: You Say It's Your Birthday! I Couldn't Care Less! (12 May, 2002)

    Michael puts together a surprise birthday party for the very reluctant Ben, while Justin (whose birthday is the same day) meets a potential new suitor in the romantic musician Ethan; Ted keeps his porn profession secret from his new lover, Luke.

  • 2-17: You Can Leda Girl to Pussy (26 May, 2002)

    Brian is forced to cancel vacation plans with Justin when his company is sold to a new owner; Emmett discovers that George bequeathed him ten million dollars, while Melanie and Lindsay deal with their lackluster love life.

  • 2-18: Sick, Sick, Sick (02 Jun, 2002)

    Justin reconsiders his definition of true romance after spending time with street musician Ethan, while Ben's illness worsens and takes a toll on Michael; Emmett prepares to battle George's family over his estate.

  • 2-19: Bowling for Equality (09 Jun, 2002)

    Ted discovers he's become immune to the power of porn thanks to the complicated issues of running his racy web site, while Debbie challenges some homophobic cops to a bowling showdown, Melanie and Lindsay try to get houseguest Leda to finally leave, and Michael wrestles with telling Brian about Justin's new romance with Ethan.

  • 2-20: Out With a Whimper (16 Jun, 2002)

    On the eve of their new comic book's debut, Justin and Michael face personal crises: the former must choose between Brian and Ethan, while the latter must decide whether or not to allow a recovered Ben to pursue his dream of studying in a Tibetan monastery for six months. Meanwhile, Ted considers confessing his true feelings to Emmett.

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