Mindy Kaling’s tweet, Discuss flirtatious white TV siblings

On Monday, Mindy Kaling took to Twitter to point out a common theme she’s noticed among TV siblings, particularly white brothers and sisters.

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The multifaceted actor and writer pointed out how “flirty” these characters tend to behave toward one another, and tons of people immediately agreed.

When it comes to white families on TV, the brothers and sisters are always flirting with each other

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In fact, fans even provided examples to back up Mindy’s claim. Here are just a few of the borderline incestuous TV siblings that have graced our screens over the years:


Casey and Derek out life with derek were one of the most popular examples…

This show would have done lasting psychological damage if Disney hadn’t canceled it when https://t.co/tehNL6owjT did

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Derek and Casey are step-siblings.


Callie and Brandon dating The Fosters:

Callie was technically her foster child but it was still weird even when they eventually adopted her, she & the organic son were still hella flirty https://t.co/vRpqwcGdYy

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Callie was fostered by Brandon’s family. She was eventually adopted into her family.


Lu and Valerio are half-siblings. They have the same father.


Cher and Josh out clueless:

So I was about to post this because nobody had, but as I searched for photos I realized that clueless stills prove there really was a time when Paul Rudd actually looked younger than his eternal age https:// t.co/AmdIXChURJ


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Josh is Cher’s ex-stepbrother.

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That conversation eventually prompted fans to point out the obviously incestuous siblings on TV:

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Is there a flirtatious sibling duo left off this list? Tell us who they are in the comments below!

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