Queer as Folk

Season 2 Episode 7

The Leper (Hath the Babe Not Eyes?)

1
Aired Sunday 10:00 PM Feb 17, 2002 on Showtime
9.1
out of 10
User Rating
58 votes

EPISODE REVIEWS
By TV.com Users

Write A Review

Episode Summary

EDIT
The Leper (Hath the Babe Not Eyes?)
AIRED:

Debbie abandons her usual liberal rhetoric when she learns that Michael's new boyfriend, Ben, has HIV. She tells Michael to stop dating Ben, and her harsh attitude causes a rift between Debbie and Uncle Vic. Michael continues his relationship with Ben despite the pleas of his mother and friends. But when the moment arrives for Ben and Michael to consummate their relationship, Michael has a change of heart after seeing the multitude of prescription bottles in Ben's medicine cabinet.

Meanwhile, Lindsay's parents, the Petersons, refuse to contribute financially to Lindsay and Melanie's wedding because it's "not real." Invited to brunch by Lindsay and Melanie, the Petersons cancel at the last minute. Brian transforms the depressing brunch into a swinging party by spiking the punch with the drug Ecstasy, and Lindsay finally decides she does not need her parents' acceptance of her life Emmett and Ted quarrel about who is responsible for the success of Ted's porno Web site.

moreless

Who was the Episode MVP ?

Sunday
No results found.
Monday
No results found.
Tuesday
No results found.
Sharon Gless

Sharon Gless

Deborah 'Debbie' Jane Grassi Novotny

Robert Gant

Robert Gant

Professor Benjamin 'Ben' Bruckner

Michelle Clunie

Michelle Clunie

Melanie 'Mel' Marcus

Peter Paige

Peter Paige

Emmett "Em" Honeycutt

Scott Lowell

Scott Lowell

Theodore 'Ted' Schmidt

Gale Harold

Gale Harold

Brian Kinney

Don Allison

Don Allison

Mr. Ron Peterson

Guest Star

Pixie Bigelow

Pixie Bigelow

Mrs. Nancy Peterson

Guest Star

Liz Tansey

Liz Tansey

Tasha

Guest Star

Jack Wetherall

Jack Wetherall

Vic Grassi

Recurring Role

Nancy Anne Sakovich

Nancy Anne Sakovich

Leda

Recurring Role

Episode Discussion

Join the discussion of this episode Episode Discussion

Trivia, Notes, Quotes and Allusions

See All Trivia, Notes, Quotes and Allusions Trivia & Quotes