MORLEY SAFER. BtVS Intertext/Allusion.
In "Doomed," the Scoobies," Xander (as usual) makes light of the discovery of an impending apocalypse with an allusion to television:
BUFFY: Tell me about this symbol.
WILLOW: Right, it was carved into his chest, like a big creepy eye.
XANDER: Itís kind of the CBS logo. Hey, could this be the handiwork of one Mr. Morley Safer?
BUFFY: Iím telling you Iíve seen this somewhere before, I just canít remember where! I mean, itís like...
GILES: Itís the end of the world.
All three kids: Again?
Morley Safer is a telejournalist, best known for his work on the long-running CBS television news magazine Sixty Minutes (1968- ). He has been on the show since 1970.