TV Shows With The Queer for Laughs Trope (
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The queer, or queerness in general, is used as a punchline.

All in the Family

Boy the way Glen Miller played
Songs that made the hit parade.
Guys like us we had it made,
Those were the days.

Network:
Airdates: 1971 - 1979

Bleach

Soul reaping teenagers. Yeah, okay. Just go with it.

Network:
Airdates: 2004 - 2012

Broad City

Two Jews in New York, can we make it any more obvious? Oy!

Network:
Airdates: 2014 - current

Carol & Company

An anthology sitcom.

Network:
Airdates: 1990 - 1991

China, IL

The worst university in Illinois lasted three seasons.

Network:
Airdates: 2011 - 2015

Crowded

Living with everyone can be quite busy.

Network:
Airdates: 2016

Curb Your Enthusiasm

Larry David’s annoying, be it fictionally or not.

Network:
Airdates: 2000 - current

Drawn Together

A ‘reality show’ about cartoons.

Network:
Airdates: 2004 - 2007

Dream On

Cult adult comedy about dreamer Martin Tupper, whose life is full of colourful characters.

Network:
Airdates: 1990 - 1996

El-Hazard

The Magnificent World of El-Hazard.

Network:
Airdates: 1995 - 1999

Family Time

A working class family is bumped to the middle class after a winning lottery ticket.

Network:
Airdates: 2012 - current

Frasier

Hey baby, I hear the blues a-callin’, Tossed salad and scrambled eggs.

Network:
Airdates: 1993 - 2004