As new details of Jason's death begin to emerge, Archie pleads with Miss Grundy to come forward with what they heard at Sweetwater River. Betty makes an effort to mend her friendship with Archie but takes a different stance with Veronica, who is trying to make up for her actions. With rumors around her brother's death running rampant, Cheryl deals with the pressure in true Queen Bee fashion, while tensions boil over when Jughead stumbles upon a secret Archie was hoping to keep hidden. Finally, plans for the annual fall pep rally move forward with a performance by Josie and the Pussycats and a special appearance by Mayor McCoy.
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The words of the updated "Sugar, Sugar" as sung by Josie and the Pussycats during the pep rally:
"Hey, shorty, you're my candy girl / the kind with the swirls / oh so good, baby, out of this world / look so sweet, fell in love with your curves / every time you speak, conversation like syrup / S-U-G-A-R you and her / oh, honey, honey, put money on that first / let's keep it in the circle, you everything I deserve / baby, I want your sugar, I'm ready to get served / Sugar / Oh, honey, honey / You are my candy, girl / And you got me wanting you / oo-ooh / I saw this girl, I wanted to know her name / she gots this body, it's driving me insane / 'cause I need a candy, girl / your kisses rock my world / more legs, brown eyes / and your body look fancy, girl / Sugar / Oh, honey, honey / You are my candy girl / And you got me wanting you... See more
During the pep rally it is raining hard and everyone on the football field is soaking wet. On the podium, Mayor McCoy is the only one holding a soaked umbrella, but nobody around her is wet. And when Cheryl runs from the field into the locker room followed by Veronica and Betty, they are all completely dry and their hair is perfectly styled. See more
[narrating voice over
I think many of us, maybe the entire town, had been hoping against hope that somehow Jason Blossom hadn't drowned on July 4th. That we'd come to school Monday morning, and there Jason would be. Or that we'd see him and Cheryl in a booth at Pop's. But that was before the undeniable, irrevocable fact of his bloated, water-logged body, a corpse with a bullet hole in its forehead, and terrible secrets that could only be revealed by the cold, steel blade of a ...
References Donnie Darko