Information for Parents The L Word Parents Need To Know Read Less Positive Messages Lying, infidelity, theft -- like any other place, the world depicted here is riddled with human imperfection. Positive Role Models & Representations Violence Road rage is about as violent as it gets with this drama, which relies more on emotional upheaval. Sex Constant innuendo, banter, and simulated sex. The show is intended to be very racy. Language Conversations are peppered with talk of sex and the gamut of swear words ("damn," "s--t," "f--k"). Consumerism The show is set in hip Los Angeles, so there's a high awareness of fashion and celebrity-driven trends. Education Value Ease of Play Privacy Alcohol abounds in social situations, as do recreational drugs.