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Hows The Family
The Rise of the Messed-Up Parent on TV
Today’s parents are materialistic, neurotic, and very, very immature.
Deep Space Nine
Is TV’s Most Revolutionary Depiction of Black Fatherhood
Sisko and Jake forever.
The Enduring Legacy of
, 30 Years Later
The show’s originality resides above all in the character of Roseanne herself.
How Much Money Would These Famous TV Families Make Today?
Who’s richer, the Huxtables or the Dunphys?
The 50 Most Definitive Family TV Shows, Ranked
these shows made a mark on the genre, and American culture.
How TV Changed Our Definition of ‘Housewife’
As of the last decade, “housewife” has had a double meaning.
Norman Lear on Redefining the American Family Sitcom
And the best family show he didn’t make.
Who Is the Worst Teen in TV History?
A ranking of the brattiest TV teens, from Carl Grimes to Joffrey Baratheon.
Why I Wanted to Adapt
for the Trump Era
Whitney Cummings on bringing the show back in 2018.
Jane the Virgin
Has the Best Family on TV
It’s astonishing how few TV families are built on something so radical and so simple as truly knowing one another.
Where Does the Family TV Show Go From Here?