Glee “On My Way” Review

I really want to preface this review by saying that I think what the writers of Glee tried to do with this week’s episode, "On My Way," was both important and necessary. But while I wholeheartedly agree with their message, I can’t help but shake my head in dismay at its maudlin and melodramatic execution.

Dave Karofsky has been on my suicide watch list since the moment he kissed Kurt last year, so I wasn’t at all surprised to see the show go down that road. Suicide, especially amongst LGBT teens, is a very scary reality in our society today, and while I could spent pages and pages pointing the finger of blame at politicians who insist on treating a large percentage of Americans as second-class citizens and denying them their rights, which throws fuel onto the fire of ignorance and hatred, I will just say that kids learn how to treat others based on how the adults in their lives treat others. Surround a kid with a message of hate and trust me, he will take the message to heart. Read More... 


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