Darlene Conner, played by Sara Gilbert, on Roseanne was the standout in an amazing show. Her dry sense of humor and quick wit would easily help her counter a sassy gay dad or no-nonsense lesbian mom. Darlene had a mouth on her, but she could be counted on to defend her parents if anyone gave them a hard time.
Willow Rosenberg, a.k.a. Alyson Hannigan, was the brains behind the brawn in Buffy the Vampire Slayer. She came out as a lesbian halfway through the series, which should appeal to all LGBT families, just as she came into her own power as a witch.
Lisa Simpson — who wouldn’t want Lisa as their daughter! Enough said.
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