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The Gayest Saturday Morning Cartoon Episode Ever

Gayest Episode Ever | August 28, 2019
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Once upon a time, there was a Saturday morning cartoon based on Dungeons & Dragons, and in its final few episodes it had one of its male characters hit it off with a one-off NPC who was witty and matched him, insult for insult. This one-off also happened to be […]

The Golden Girls Had a Gay Live-in Cook

Gayest Episode Ever | August 7, 2019
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“The Engagement” (September 14, 1985) The pilot to Golden Girls features a fifth roommate who did not make it into the rest of the series: Coco the gay live-in cook, played by Charles Levin. The actor recently died, and in part because it’s timely and in part because Drew feels […]

Frasier Has a Gay Dream

Gayest Episode Ever | July 16, 2019
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“The Impossible Dream” (October 15, 1996) The finale to the second season of GEE begins how the first one began: with Frasier. Two years after the episode that said, “No, Frasier isn’t gay,” the show backed up a little and asked “But what would you say if he was maybe?” […]

Everyone Thinks Chandler Is Gay

Gayest Episode Ever | July 9, 2019
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“The One Where Nana Dies Twice” (November 10, 1994): Hey, have you heard about this show called Friends that’s about people who are friends? Emelie Burnette returns to talk about how the first gayish outing of this landmark sitcom gets some things right, some things wrong. We don’t settle the […]

The Living Single Girls Throw a Lesbian Bridal Shower

Gayest Episode Ever | July 2, 2019
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“Woman to Woman” (March 21, 1996): Don’t think of it as another Golden Girls or Designing Women, because Living Single is actually the show that originated the model for Friends. Yeah, Friends is just an all-white Living Single, and this episode proves how the original can handle a coming out […]

Will and Jack Kiss on Live TV

Gayest Episode Ever | June 25, 2019
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“Acting Out” (February 22, 2000) In this episode, Drew tries really hard not to not trample your warm, fuzzy feelings about Will & Grace. But even if you don’t think this show lands its jokes often enough, you can’t argue that it did a lot to increase the visibility of […]

The Gang From Taxi Meets a Bisexual

Gayest Episode Ever | June 18, 2019
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“Elaine’s Strange Triangle” (December 10, 1980) Elaine is digging her new boyfriend, but it turns out her new boyfriend is also digging Tony. This, the first episode to address the subject of bisexuality, is often a more thoughtful and nuanced exploration of straight characters’ discomfort around anything queer… but then […]

Interview: Glen Lakin, Hollywood Screenwriter

Gayest Episode Ever | June 14, 2019
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Glen Lakin is more than a mere podcast host. He’s also a screenwriter whose first movie — Being Frank, starring Jim Gaffigan and Logan Miller — opens in theaters today, June 14, in Los Angeles and New York. (More cities to follow, don’t worry.) Yes, we’re using this podcast to […]

What’s Gay About Mr. Belvedere?

Gayest Episode Ever | June 11, 2019
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This series about a British butler managing an American family ran on ABC for six season and for several years more on weekday afternoons in syndication. And while the show is fairly well-remembered today, some viewers might not realize how very gay this show is: from its premise to its […]


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