Anyone who watched this week’s Glee episode, could not help but revel in the song and dance Madonna tribute, the highlight of which was undoubtedly the Vogue video knock off (see below) with cheerleading coach Sue Sylvester (played by out lesbian Jane Lynch) as the Material Girl herself. But my aha moment came unexpectedly during the performance of what was never one of my favorite Madonna songs, Like a Virgin.
The song follows three different couples getting ready for a night of deflowering (not all the virgins are girls, and not all are teens either). I was prepared for this to seem really cliche, but the way the writers pulled it off left me both happy and humbled. Read the full post »