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Gossip Girl: The Serena Also Rises / Season: 2 / Episode: 5 (00020005) (2008)

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The Serena Also Rises (Television Episode)

Season: 2
Episode: 5
Production Code: 00020005

September 29, 2008
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In the midst of Fashion Week, a furious Blair learns that her mother, Eleanor, at the suggestion of her protege Jenny, has given Serena and her new socialite friend, Poppy Lifton, front row seats to the Eleanor Waldorf show. Hurt once again by Serena's popularity and her mother's betrayal, Blair decides to sabotage the show. Meanwhile, Dan starts hanging out with Chuck, but a walk on the dark side always has its risks and Dan learns that the hard way. Lily learns a secret that her new husband Bart has been keeping from her. 
Title comes from the 1926 novel The Sun Also Rises.