30 TV Moments That Broke Barriers

Barrier-breaking! Rule-breaking! Ground-breaking!

The idea of breaking often has a negative meaning, like a broken heart or a broken-down car. In the following list, however, I think you will be reminded that breaking can be a fresh, thought-provoking, positive thing. Any time we’re given an opportunity to look at the world from a different perspective and put ourselves in someone else’s shoes, that’s a good break. And, if you channel your inner 4-year old, you just might remember that breaking things can actually be fun!

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