Since its mid-aughts finale, we've been on an unofficial break with Friends. But now, in honor of HBO Max's highly-anticipated Friends reunion—which is bringing together the beloved sixsome on that iconic orange couch for the first time in 17 years—Marie Claire is celebrating, criticizing, and obsessing over the show that was always there for us.
The one in which I explain why this relationship worked.
Guess which of the couples would be in therapy...
Showrunners cast very few non-white women. When they did, those characters existed only as villains and foils.