Religious Tolerance logo

Homosexuality

Menu

Gay, lesbian, & bisexual
milestones in the media

horizontal rule

Sponsored link.

horizontal rule

Quotation:

bullet "[Same-sex marriage] was mainstream to some degree, but now that they've deigned it worthy of the show, it is interwoven into the fabric of popular culture. The Simpsons bestows upon something a pop-culture status it never had before, simply by virtue of being ripe for a joke." Ray Richmond 1

This section discusses homosexuality as portrayed in the media:

bullet A conservative Christian view. Other developments:
 
bullet Media milestones: 1972 to 1999
 
bullet Media milestones: 2000 to now

Sponsored link:

Site navigation:

Home > "Hot" topics > Homosexuality > Agenda & news > here

Home > "Hot" topics > Homosexuality > Status > Acceptance > here

Reference used:

  1. Ray Richmond, New York Times, 2005-FEB-20. He was commenting on that evening's episode of The Simpsons in which Marge Simpson's sister almost married another woman.

Copyright 1999 to 2008 by Ontario Consultants on Religious Tolerance
Latest update: 2008-AUG-30
Author: B.A. Robinson

horizontal rule
Sponsored link

Go to the previous page, or return to the "Homosexual agenda & news" menu, or "Cultural shift about homosexuality, etc." menu, or choose:

Google
Web ReligiousTolerance.org

Go to home page  We would really appreciate your help

E-mail us about errors, etc.  Purchase a CD of this web site

FreeFind search, lists of new essays...  Having problems printing our essays?


Twitter link

Facebook icon

GooglePage Translator:

This page translator works on Firefox,
Opera, Chrome, and Safari browsers only

After translating, click on the "show
original" button at the top of this
page to restore page to English.

privacy policy