Erased Queerness TV Shows (
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boomerang

Most commonly seen in comedies, erasure is when a character’s queerness ceases to be a part of them, as if it never happened. See also “bisexual in college”, “this one time, at band camp…”, or the weird retcon that happened in Roseanne.

All Saints

All saints, no sinners, in this hospital.

Network:
Airdates: 1998 - 2009

Attachments

The lives and loves of young professionals working for an internet start-up.

Network:
Airdates: 2000 - 2002

Blue Mountain State

A football themed comedy on the Manly Spike Channel. We had low hopes. They were still too high.

Network:
Airdates: 2010 - 2011

Bones skull-crossbones

Digging up them bones!

Network:
Airdates: 2005 - 2017

The Carrie Diaries

Amazingly worse than bisexuality was handled in it’s predecessor, Sex and the City.

Network:
Airdates: 2013 - 2014

Casual

Keep it light, keep it easy, keep it casual.

Network:
Airdates: 2015 - 2018

Degrassi: Next Class

Whatever it takes. I know I can make it through. Even on Netflix.

Network:
Airdates: 2015 - current

Dirt

Getting the dirt on people was never so annoying and boring.

Network:
Airdates: 2007 - 2008

Empire skull-crossbones

Who will own the hip-hop empire?

Network:
Airdates: 2015 - 2020

The Fall warning

There’s a string of murders in Belfast, but don’t worry! Gillian Anderson is on the case!

Network: ,
Airdates: 2013 - 2017

Footballers’ Wives

Drama focusing on the players at Earls Park Football Club as well as the lives of their wives and girlfriends.

Network:
Airdates: 2002 - 2006

Girlfriends

The boisterous friendships among four disparate black women living in Los Angeles.

Network: ,
Airdates: 2000 - 2008