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The Modern Family – Part Four: Not Quite the Cleavers

Over the past few months, “The Modern Family” series has profiled families that don’t look exactly like the Cleavers of ‘50s television: same-sex couples, single mothers, single fathers. This month, we talked to four families that do fit that more traditional picture of a nuclear family — married mom and dad raising children in the same house — and what we found is that even though these families might fit into the same mold, they don’t look a thing alike once you scratch the surface.