The thing is that TV shows are not real life. If you have a TV character that is asexual, you have assumed a level or responsibility in representing them a certain way. Every joke about Sheldon’s asexuality is a conscious choice to be included in the script.
Everything in a TV show means something, whereas in real life things are a lot more random and disconnected. Each 22-minute episode is a compilation of deliberate choices.
So if Sheldon’s asexuality is treated as a joke, that’s a deliberate choice the writers are making. And that’s not okay.
Louis is fed up of having to pay for his food and decides to pretend he has been stood up by his “date” in order to blag himself a free meal, Harry is the clueless romantic dragged into the equation, Zayn and Liam think Louis is an idiot, and Niall just really loves garlic bread.
Hypnotist AU where Louis and Harry are best friends and Harry moans out Louis’ name on stage at a hypnotist show and Harry doesn’t remember anything afterwards. Louis promptly has a nervous breakdown. Harry is oblivious.
Harry pretends to date his best friend to escape unwanted attention from a too insistent classmate and hopes it won’t blow up in his face. Featuring embarrassing dildo accidents, awkward boners, longing, first times, late night conversations, emotional discoveries and Niall as the exasperated friend with bad advice.