Mainly, everyone agreed that the responsible thing to do would be to address the rising tide of homophobia in the wake of last year's contentious election. And, you know, the guy in the White House.
Jeffrey Tambor, who's won two Emmys for his work as Maura Pfefferman, gave the money quote.
“You go to work with a mission statement, as we do, to reflect on people’s lives and anxieties, and trying to connect with them,” Tambor said. “I think one of the things I like most about what we do is that people trust us. We’re not messing around — this is a real family, and these are the lessons we’re telling.”