Disney Channel Introduces Network’s First Gay Couple

Disney Channel Introduces Network's First Gay

Disney Channel featured its first same-sex couple Sunday night during an episode of “Good Luck Charlie.”

First announced in June 2013, the episode featured lesbian mothers Susan and Cheryl, who drop off their daughter Taylor for a play date to the surprise of Charlie’s parents, played by Leigh-Allyn Baker and Eric Allan Kramer.

“Taylor has two moms!” the father blurts out.

“Wow, nothing gets past you, Bob,” his wife then proclaims sarcastically.

The move was hailed by former Disney Channel star Miley Cyrus last summer.

“I commend Disney for making this step into the light of this generation,” she tweeted.

Conservative group One Million Moms is up in arms about the episode. One of the group’s current issues listed on its website reads, “Please send an email letter and urge Care.com to stop sponsoring the Disney Channel if it pushes the LGBT agenda on our children during the program ‘Good Luck Charlie.'”

The group further writes, “If ‘Good Luck Charlie’ goes through with introducing LGBT content, then the floodgates will be opened for all programs on the Disney Channel – a trend that will be almost impossible to stop.”

“Good Luck Charlie” airs its final episode on Feb. 16.

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  1. I truly have nothing against gay people.. but this has really gone to far. It’s hard enough explaining to young children the Bird & Bee’s questions regarding mommy & daddy. It’s confusing, and a subject that should not be forced on young minds. It’s bad enough that children & adults are subjected to commercials about Viagra, personal lubricants etc..

  2. Gigi says:

    I was appalled,at the way gay activist bully you into making same sex marriage an issue on the “Charlie ” show,what about the right to raise a child in a normal environment!! My innocent little girl will not be exposed to this twisted life these people are trying to force down our lives…I will never tell my daughte or son that it is normal to be that way. DISNEY is a channel for young children not a show to please the sexuality of gay people!!

  3. big daddy D says:

    No one’s”slamming” anything. It’s called ACCEPTANCE, doofus!

  4. big daddy D says:

    Awesom..simply awesome!

  5. big daddy D says:

    I’m sure your kids will love you SO much because of your stance. Get over it, sweetheart. It’s a brave new world.

    • nina says:

      It’s not Disney’s place to present this type of family situation to my children. Yes, it’s real, yes they will eventually be exposed to it…but it’s sort of like talking to them about sex. Parents should be able to teach their children about it in their own way in their own time.

  6. James doe says:

    Very disappointing. This should not be the values we should be teaching our children. What is safe to watch on TV these days?

    • Rocko says:

      This shows the value that two people should create a committed relationship, rather than cheating on somebody, or having short term sexual affairs. Which is what gay individuals who were forced to hide their feelings have had to do in the past?.

    • big daddy D says:

      Everything else?

  7. Joni Dickson says:

    Way to go Disney!! My husband and I are super proud! It’s definitely time that childrens television portray all types of families. Teaching our children to love and respect is of great importance to the future of our world.

    • big daddy D says:

      What does polygamy and incest have anything to do with a loving couple/family, dumbass? Put your hood back on, Jim bob..your stupid is showing.

  8. 2014now says:

    Sound like you are recruiting hate. Do ask your children to make fun of kids that look different too?

    • big daddy D says:

      Again, idiot, what does pedophilia have ANYTHING to do with a loving family/couple?? You’re a special kind of stupid, you know that?

  9. 2014now says:

    Kuddos to Disney. I’ve never been so proud of them. this is great start to 2014. With time people with homophobic mentality and their fear of “different” will no longer be around to teach hate to our youth. My children and grandchildren and future generations will live in a country where they are free to be themselves without ignorance

  10. Paula D says:

    Thanks for the warning. My family can avoid this show now.

    • Diego C says:

      I don’t understand peoples why can’t we all accept each other for who we are? It’s great to be different and people are too stupid to see that. People like you Paula disgust me.

      • Rocko says:

        I accept Paula’s right to have her opinion, and Diego’s right to not like her opinion. . but really, I don’t understand why this bother’s people. Lots of straight people have terrible relationships and mess up families. I respect their right to have the opinion, but why they have the opinion, I don’t understand. lol

      • Shelly Johnson says:

        Can’t you see how contradicting your comment is? First you say “Why can’t we all accept each other for who we are?” Then you call Paula disgusting because she has views you don’t agree with. Humans are condescending.

    • What about avoiding the whole world? That could be a good idea ;)

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