After decades of silence on the subject of homosexuality,
television in the 1990s saw a striking increase in programming
that incorporated and, in many cases, centered on gay material.
In shows including Friends, Seinfeld, Party of Five, Homicide,
Suddenly Susan, The Commish, Ellen, Will & Grace, and
others, gay characters were introduced, references to
homosexuality became commonplace, and issues of gay and lesbian... more...