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Most peoples lives in the 21 century are in some way affected by media and it is affecting the way individuals preform daily tasks Television shows are a great example of this they show the development of characters over a period and display how greater social forces shape what they have become C Wright mills uses a term the sociological imagination it is the theory that peoples lives are shaped essentially by greater social forces and societys expectations rather than biology and genetics The show Modern Family is a good example of the sociological imagination because it has a diverse cast and the characters have many personalities wants and desires Modern Family is a television show that has stories of separate individual families who are related Claire and Mitch are siblings and Jay is their father The families are Claire Phil Alex Hailey and Luke Mitch Cam and Lilly and Jay Gloria and ManiIn episode 1 season 5 it is summer vacation and Claire and Phil are trying to coordinate their childrens summer camps and vacations so they can have time alone with no kids in the house Mani is planning on taking his first solo trip back to Columbia where he is from but Gloria keeps loosing his travel documents So Jay and Mani end up having to go down to the city hall to pick up a new birth certificate Same-sex marriage becomes legal and Cam and Mitch can finally get married to each other the problem is that they both want to be the one to propose so they keep avoiding the others proposal Mitch asks Claire to help him think of the perfect proposal and Cam asks Gloria to do the same thing While at dinner the night they were both planning to propose Gloria and Jay and Claire and Phil both showed up at Mitch and Cams house to set up for the proposal and they find out
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