'Buffy the Vampire Slayer'

The episode: "Earshot" What happened: A scene in the episode featured an unhappy and outcast high school student in a clock tower, assembling a rifle. While the twist in the scene was that he was planning to kill himself and not others, the episode was set to air just one week after the Columbine High School shooting in Colorado. The episode was pulled from the schedule and aired in the fall of 1999, just before the show's fourth season premiere.
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