“Aww, it’s so...average,” she said to him in a cold brick of passion
And those people are wrong. They don't need to be coddled or pandered to. Movies and shows don't need to tiptoe around them either. They can either get with reality or get left behind.This point gets brought up often, but the situations aren't equivalent. Like it or not, there are a large number of people who feel that homosexual behavior is sinful. To them, promoting it in media is akin to promoting other behaviors that are wrong.
There is nothing wrong with gay relationships being depicted in movies or shows aimed at kids. Just like there is nothing wrong with depicting a straight couple in them.