We as fans deserve better, and we as creators should do better. Bury Your Gays much like Fridging is one of those problematic tropes that are just becoming archaic. If this is truly the golden age of scripted television, then it is time to seriously take a look at how we write stories! From losing Lexa to events on OINTB last month, its time to make a change.
This episode of DasVlog we analyze discuss what BYG is and how it can affect people. Among showrunners only 22% are female and most are white and male. This has led to a serious disconnect between creators on television and the people who watch their shows.