Whenever someone talks about GLBT milestones in TV and don’t mention Roseanne, I side-eye them a little. (Only a little, because they may have been unfortunate enough never to have seen the show.) At a time when the number of GLBT characters on most shows was zero, Roseanne had five. It had a gay and a lesbian couple of recurring characters, it had a gay wedding, and it knew exactly what being gay does and does not mean, as this lovely scene shows.
PERFECTION: John Green You spend your whole life stuck in the labyrinth, thinking about how you’ll escape it someday, and how awesome it will be, and imagining that future keeps you going, but you never do it. You just use the future to escape the present.