Gunn parks his truck and wanders into a graffitti-ed warehouse. A guy wanders out and whirls a katana around; they start fighting, and I get up to fix myself a drink because I just know they'll turn out to be friends. Gunn beats up the other guy, and as I sit down with my drink, another group enters the room. One kid pulls a crossbow up next to Gunn's head and says, "This is a situation you might wanna rethink." Then I think, oh, maybe they aren't friends. But then Rondell wanders out and it turns out that I was right the first time. He and Gunn share a manly back-slapping hug, and then they chat for a minute until the crossbow guy speaks up. Rondell introduces Crossbow Guy as Gio, who says that Gunn is part of the reason he came to L.A. from Miami. Gio, who's signifying all over the place, asks, "Why is it that places like L.A. and Miami bring out the teeth, you suppose? I mean, you would think that the vamps would want to hang in less sunny climes." Gio seems to be preparing material for the vampire-hunting standup-comedy circuit. Gunn chuckles in agreement, and then Gio drops his friendly grin and says, "Maybe we can ask your boss why that is." Gunn tenses up, and Rondell tells Gio to drop it. Which he does for about five seconds, before basically repeating the same observation that it sure is ironic that Gunn the vamp-killer is working with a vampire. We got it the first time. Rondell calmly points out that Gio is supposed to be on guard or something. Gio barks a few more vaguely hostile things as he leaves. I'm sure he fits in real well with the Found Boys, because a tightly knit group of what are, effectively, soldiers, would naturally welcome a trouble-making guy who can't follow orders. Gunn glares at empty space, because he's angsty. I miss the engaging characters of "Happy Anniversary."
Episode Report Card989 USERS: C+
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