The stereotypical white gay who popped up in a recurring capacity for comedic effect? Or if they were the central character, their sexuality would be downplayed and scenes of intimacy would be non-existent? No shade to some of these characters of course, because a lot of them paved the way for the positive queer representation we see today. In fact, a recent report from GLAAD discovered that the amount of queer characters on our screens has increased by over to a new record. Focusing on the life of year-old Sam Gardner Keir Gilchrist , who has autism spectrum disorder, Atypical has won rave reviews throughout its three-season run for the story its groundbreaking lead character.
The program was originally titled The Big Gay Show but was renamed during production. As the name indicates, the show features comedy sketches with gay themes or a gay twist. Sketch topics include parodies of old sitcoms like The Honeymooners and The Facts of Life under the Nick at Nite -parodying heading "Logo at Nite", a lesbian speed dating session and an extended send-up of Broadway legend Elaine Stritch working as a Wal-Mart greeter , among other decidedly un-glamorous jobs. Logo produced a second season of the series. Season 2 premiered on February 5, Production on season three began in March , with Erica Ash no longer part of the cast.
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Human sexuality has been a major topic of interest in cultures throughout the world ever since the birth of human civilization. Since civilization in its earliest stages ran on belief more than logic and reason, it was just presumed that sexuality is simply there to serve the purpose of reproduction and thus to take the human society forward. As years passed, this assumption entered religious discourses and became such a strict norm that any divergence from it came to be considered a sin and something which needs to be eradicated from society permanently. It was only in the 20th century, with the advent of modernism and individuality, that such norms were questioned for the first time, and this desire to express oneself freely started getting mass attention.
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