Some fictional couples have pretty much ruined real life with their epic, romantic, forever-lasting love stories. These toxic relationships on TV, however, remind us that being alone isn’t always that bad.
Jim and Pam and Marshall and Lily didn’t a great job showing us what real love is supposed to look like. Unfortunately, not every fan-favorite pairing sets a positive example. These iconic couples just should absolutely not be together—no matter how much they are romanticized by the media.
Now that Valentine’s Day is behind us, let’s take a look at the 10 most toxic relationships on TV history—from the love stories that are unhealthy on purpose to the ones that are supposed to be genuinely endearing.