“We knew [Manny’s abortion] was a really polarizing storyline, but it surely’s crucial that younger folks learn about it,” Linda mentioned of the 2003 episode. “We’re not saying one alternative is true or unsuitable, however you understand, listed here are the choices.”
They later revisited the subject of abortion with Lola’s character in Season 3 of Subsequent Class. Stephen mentioned the scene the place Lola asks her physician if she’s “the primary 16-year-old he is ever achieved this to” and the physician replies, “You are not the primary right this moment,” nonetheless makes him tear up.
Enjoyable reality: Linda mentioned that “Roswell, New Mexico” creator Carina Adly MacKenzie not too long ago confessed to her that she downloaded a bootlegged model of the episode years in the past with a purpose to watch it within the US. “She mentioned, ‘I really feel so unhealthy as a result of I owe you $2.98,'” Linda laughed.