The New Normal (2012–2013)

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A single mother's life after she accepts the offer to be a surrogate mother for a gay couple.

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 David Sawyer (22 episodes, 2012-2013)
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 Bryan Collins (22 episodes, 2012-2013)
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 Goldie Clemmons (22 episodes, 2012-2013)
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 Shania Clemmons (22 episodes, 2012-2013)
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 Jane Forrest (22 episodes, 2012-2013)
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A single mother's life after she accepts the offer to be a surrogate mother for a gay couple.

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Funny, adorable, and very Ryan Murphy
22 September 2012 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I have had a blast watching the first three episodes. I love every single character and they all crack me up!

I think the main couple are adorable. They're crazy and cute and I want to know more about them, which keeps me coming back for more.

Some people will be angry because they are two men who want a kid (I think they'd make good parents - they're kind, able to support a kid, and love each other), some people will be angry because they are similar to some stereotype or another (I think they're just who they are - and who they are is a lot of fun!), and some people will be angry for god knows what.

Bottom line: this is a fantastic, funny show about a lot of kind people and a lot of crazy people who are just trying to thrive in their own lives. The show is very sweet but tempered with reality.

My rating: 10/10. I'm so coming back for more.


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