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Roseanne and The Kiss This past winter break myself and one of my best friends were driving down one of the main roads in our home town of Elmira New York I happened to look up at a billboard that was on the side of the road and saw a sign that read something like Be safe be smart be protected I thought to myself immediately well thats a big improvement from a few years ago when condom ads werent even allowed on television Then I noticed it had the gay symbols of the upside down pink triangle and the symbols of two men and two women together My first thought was why is this necessary then I mentioned that to my friend He didnt notice but we both kind of laughed and agreed that why does it have to be gay people that need to protect themselves We straight people are just as much at risk--what was the point The point is that it has become mainstream and accepted to be gay in this society now so they can do that Only three years ago however it was a bit different Roseanne helped to set a trend in society that has made it more acceptable to be gay in the media From the billboard I saw to Roseannes now infamous kiss with another woman Roseanne has contributed to this trend immensely with her television sitcom To begin with the series Roseanne has had gay characters on it for a long time Roseannes boss Leon was gay and after the kiss his role on the show became more outspoken as he got married to his lover in the season after Roseanne kissed another woman In the 1994 Roseanne had a homosexual encounter with another woman played by Mariel Hemingway in a gay bar The episode was entitled Dont ask
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