18 TV Friendships That Are More Toxic Than You Realized
Serena and Blair, Gossip Girl
Everyone on Gossip Girl is at least a little toxic, but the friendship between Serena and Blair is at the root of everything. On paper, they seem like to well-off socialites who support one another and root for each other’s growth. Occasionally, that’s actually the case.
More often, though, the two of them are too wrapped up in their own drama to ever have a friendship that’s truly caring. Blair and Serena both have a number of other toxic relationships over the course of the show’s run, but their friendship, and the constant jealousy and backstabbing that comes with it, is plenty toxic on its own.