STD Week: 10 TV Characters Who Had STDs

STDs have a special spot in television: Often, TV likes to pretend they don’t exist, a phenomenon TV Tropes calls “STD Immunity.” Luckily, though, there ARE, in fact, a number of shows that not only acknowledge STDs, but also (and perhaps more importantly), expose their main characters to them. This is by no means an exhaustive list, but for your entertainment and information, here are 10 television characters who have or had STDs:

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    • Hillary

      On the original Skins, Freddie and Cook get an STD for being in a who-can-have-the-most-sex contest all summer.

      In case you were wondering.

    • ash

      always awesome to see the oft-ignored supernatural make an appearance. funny thing is, gonorrhea isn’t the worst thing that’s happened to sam…