It used to be that the only families shown on TV were extremely traditional and all the same: a dad who worked, a mom who stayed home, and a few children who got into typical escapades. With today’s changing world, television has also adapted to tell stories about new kinds of families.
The sitcom Modern Family plays on the very idea of traditional families. While there is one mother-father-children family in play, they are only one of three families the show follows. One is a gay couple and their adopted Chinese daughter, and the Read the rest of this entry »